Activity Category: Arts
Clay Art Center is a nationally recognized non-profit center for the advancement and practice of the ceramic arts, in Port Chester, New York. We were founded in 1957 by Katherine Choy and Henry Okamoto, and today, after over a half century of growth and expansion, we’re proud to serve the arts community with studio space and exhibition opportunities, and engage the public and foster new artists through classes for children and adults of all levels.
July 24- 28
9 AM - 4 PM
Sign up for our morning and afternoon camp, with an hour of supervised lunch and activities.
Morning: Re-Invent the Wheel (ages 10 & up)
Re-invent yourself on the potter’s wheel! Learn wheel throwing techniques to create fun and funky pieces to take home and enjoy. This class is great for beginners and returning students, looking to practice their skills.
Morning: Mug Mania (ages 10 & up)
Use the potter’s wheel to create as many mugs as possibly. Make a mug for your whole family and personalize each one, when you add on stamped and handmade decorations. Glaze each mug with their favorite colors, for the perfect finish. (Class limited to 10 students)
Afternoon: Wheel Thrown Sculpture (ages 10 & up)
The wheel isn’t just for pots! Use the wheel as a tool and explore the limitless possibilities of sculpture. Use thrown rings, tubes, plates and bowls to build up and out, to create one-of a kind sculptures.