Adult Classes

The 2 Rivers Ceramic Studio offers wheelthrowing and handbuilding classes for adults, from beginners to accomplished artists.

students in studiomaking mug on potter's wheelloading the kiln


Class Descriptions


Mondays: Introduction to Pottery Class

with Lloyd Hamovit for students at all levels, 6:30 pm – 9:00pm

Learn about using the potter’s wheel, basic hand building techniques and glazing your own pottery. Learn something new and fun while getting your hands dirty. No experience necessary! View Monday session dates and times >>


Tuesdays: Potter's Wheel and Hand-building

with Stina Lindroth for students at all levels, 6:30 pm – 9:00pm

The focus of this class is the potter’s wheel and hand-building for both the beginner and experienced clay artist. The basics of creating and forming functional and decorative vessels will be accompanied by learning finsihing techniques, glazing, and firing. View Tuesday session dates and times >>


Wednesdays: Potter's Wheel and Hand-building

with Lloyd Hamovit for students at all levels, 9:30 am – 12 noon or 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The morning and evening classes cover working on the potter's wheel and hand building. The focus is finding individual creative direction for all levels of clay artists. From the basics of centering and forming vessels on the potter’s wheel to more advanced studio techniques, students will be asked to find their own interests and directions through clay. View Wednesday morning and evening session dates and times >>


Open Studio hours

Saturdays 12 noon – 5:00 pm

The studio is open for students taking classes to use the facilities to further their own work. The studio will be closed on Mondays falling on Federal holidays and on holiday weekends unless otherwise posted.


Workshop Descriptions


Naked Raku Workshop

Saturdays, September 16th and 30th
Make and bake your own work with
Larry Elardo and Dan Ryan

New England clay artists Larry Elardo and Dan Ryan will team up to present a two day workshop that will cover entire Raku process form making to firing. Participants are encouraged to bring a piece of their own unfired work and will have a chance to make work specifically for the firing. The use of slips and glazes and firing the kiln will be all part of the hands on workshop. Two dates: Saturday, September 16th will be the making and building day 9AM to 4PM and the glazing firing portion will be held Saturday, September 30th, 9AM to 4PM. Materials included, $175.00


Textured Tiles with Sheilagh Flynn

Saturday, October 28
Demonstrations and Making 3 Dimensional Tiles

New England clay artist Sheilagh Flynn will join us for a day of demonstration and making of textured tiles. A member of the League of New Hampshire Craftsman, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship Award recipient, Ms. Flynn will share her artistic experience in a studio setting. In a statement about her art, Ms. Flynn says, “My intention is to interject a quirky humor and a sense of jest into my world of functional ceramics. I do this by using a variety of playful forms coupled with a vibrant palette of painted surfaces. The result is a richly diverse body of work that celebrates the everyday.” Please join us for a great hands-on studio day. All materials and lunch are included. Saturday, October 28th, 9 AM to 4 PM, $125.00

Sheilagh Flynn Clay Studio,

Register for a Class or Workshop

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