Natchez Clay's is located in beautiful Natchez, Mississippi. We are a clay teaching studio for children and adults. We teach wheel throwing, hand building and the occasional sculpture class. Classes and workshops are held year-round. Private lessons are also available. If you've always loved handmade pottery, you are welcome to join our clay community for a clay class or pottery workshop.
Visit Natchez Veterinary Clinic and purchase a handmade piece of pottery made by local artists. All monies raised go to the Natchez-Adams County Humane Society.
Learn the basic properties and skills of hand building. You will be brought through a series of exercises that will show you how to build with coils, slabs, and pinch pots. You will learn how to deconstruct every form to its basic shape so you may be able to build anything you can imagine. /No experience required. Age 16 and up. $10 week session. 200 fee covers demo, class time, bag of clay, glaze, firing and extra practice time one day/week. $100 deposit required
Ever wanted to make your own pots or try something new? The emphasis of this class will be teaching the proper techniques of centering, making a cylinder and throwing a bowl. The last few weeks of class will be spent with a brief introduction to glazing. No experience required. Age 16 and up. 10 week session. $200 fee covers demo, class time, bag of clay, glaze, firing and extra practice time one day/week. $100 deposit required.