Kids Clay Hand-Building Class (Ages 5-11)

Kids Clay Hand-Building Class (Ages 5-11)

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*This class is SOLD OUT, to be put on the waitlist, please email Lynette at*

Wednesdays, April 5-May 10, 4pm-5pm

Ages 5-11

Suggested Class Price $250/child, all materials included

*Sliding scale tuition: Part of our mission, as a non-profit, is to create access to art education for everyone in our community. To this end, we offer sliding scale tuition on select workshops at TNL. Lower pricing is available for those facing financial hardships. Other students may choose to 'pay it forward' by choosing a higher price than the suggested cost, thereby helping a student in need. 

Instructor: Lynette Errante

Make extraordinary sculptures and develop clay skills in hand building and ceramic design! Young artists will experiment with traditional techniques in ceramic-making, including pinch, coil, and slab methods. Then, they will learn about the process of adding textures and glazes to enhance their unique artwork. 

Each week will focus on a different clay technique in a creative way to create a sculptural or functional pieces of ceramics. All pieces will be glazed at the end of the 6 weeks for kiddos to take home! 

All levels welcome! 


About the instructor:

Lynette, our resident art faerie and gallery director at The New Local, is certified in art education grades K-12. She taught art in Guatemala and Tanzania, was a school age youth and camp director at a community center in NY for 6 years and loves to bring the art experience to EVERY kid! Lynette has taught everything from printmaking to ceramics, pre-school body painting to sculpture! When she is not at The New Local, you will find her foraging for flowers, hiking or creating hand-built ceramics at her studio in East Boulder.