Project Description

Beginners Wheel Summer 2023

Day/Dates:  Mondays, June 12 – July 17 , 2023

Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Length: 6 Weeks / 2.5 Hours per Week

Age: 16+

Level: Beginner to Intermediate

Class Fee:  $200 members/$250 non-members

Materials Fee: $35

Class Description:

Wheel Throwing:

This class is for people who have limited experience on the wheel or who want to improve their throwing techniques. Projects will include cylinders, bowls, mugs, and bottle forms. We will explore how to use different surface decoration techniques such as slip trailing, paper stencils, and wax resist while learning the basics of successful glazing.

Location –
School Street Studios Building,
34 School Street, Watkinsville, GA 30677

Click Here to Register for 6-Week Beginners Wheel Course


Bethany Hamilton-Jones
Bethany Hamilton-JonesInstructor
Bethany Hamilton-Jones has been working in clay for over twenty years after stumbling upon a college elective course and getting hooked! She enjoys producing functional pottery that incorporates multiple surface decoration techniques. Bethany has been teaching at Good Dirt Clay Studios for three years where her teaching philosophy of “practice, not perfect” has successfully guided new and returning students to learn skills while exploring their individual creativity. Bethany’s work has been included in local craft shows such as Indie South and OCAF Holiday Show.