Taos Pottery and Glazing Class

  • 70 Ratings

Fire up your creative side with a two hour workshop in an authentic clay studio. Get involved with all aspects of the ceramic process: glaze pots, fast fire pieces, and use a potters wheel to make a souvenir pot you can take home.

Duration: 2 hours
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Try your hand at glazing—create rich patterns and colors on a pot that has been made by one the many local artisans
  • Stick your newly glazed piece in the kiln for a Raku-style firing—this means your piece will be removed while it's still red hot and then cooled in a particular way for a blackening effect and to create appealing lines
  • Sit down at the potters wheel to your hand at crafting a fresh ceramic piece
  • Gather you friends or family for this class that has plenty of space for up to 12 people

What's Included

  • Guided ceramics class
  • Souvenir pot

Additional Information

  • Classes can be canceled with 24 hours notice. The price of the class will be refunded minus a $50 service fee. Any classes canceled without 24 hours notice will not be refunded.

Customer Reviews

  • 70 Ratings

  • Michael

My wife and I had a tremendous time at our class. Our instructor Maria was very knowledgeable and personable, and made us feel welcome

February 28, 2018

  • Vickie

Awesome Arizona State University degreed instructor...very knowleagle, exceptionally talented. We had lots of fun and were able to take home self-made pottery from Taos, NM. How cool is that? Don't doubt, just go!

January 26, 2018

  • Christina

We had a great teacher, Maria! We were able to glaze a Raku pot and observe the process of its firing. We also learned to throw pots on a wheel. Many opportunities while we waited for our Raku pot to fire. It was a blast !

September 24, 2017
1208 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, NM 87529, USA