Prairie Pursuits: Basic Wheel Thrown Pottery

Prairie Pursuits Wheel Thrown Pottery

Every Wednesday in April. Series begins April 7th, 6-7:30pm This class will cover all aspects of wheel thrown pottery and glazing techniques. Each student will have access to their own wheel and equipment, while receiving individual instruction from our Conner Prairie potters. This class is adaptable for the beginner to the more advanced student. All…

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Prairie Pursuits: Basic Pottery – The Next Level

Prairie Pursuits: Pottery - Next Level

Come learn other facets of pottery-making using wheel throwing and hand building techniques. This class is designed to be a more in-depth experience; meeting on consecutive evenings so you can continue to hone your wheel throwing skills, and learn how to add handles and alter pots in the leather-hard stage. You’ll have access to your…

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Prairie Pursuits: Basic Pottery – Cancelled

Prairie Pursuits: Pottery

Prairie Pursuits: Basic Pottery will not take place on Tuesdays, March 3-April 7. As a public health precaution, the Conner Prairie is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings through April 13. We appreciate your understanding.

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Prairie Pursuits: Beginning Lathe Turning

Prairie Pursuits - Lathe Turning

This class will introduce the basic concepts of beginning turning such as tool selection and sharpening, selecting and preparing stock, and introducing fundamental techniques such as using a skew chisel and gouge, parting, cutting concave and convex shapes and burnishing.

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