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Just Try It – Beginning Pottery Wheel

For beginners, this course introduces throwing, trimming, attachments and glazing. Students make 10-12 items – all food-safe, non-toxic, microwave and dishwasher safe! Course includes one 3-hour class per week, toolkit, clay, glazes and firing!

Please review our cancellation policy before purchasing tickets. If you cannot attend all six classes, please consider enrolling in a future class. One makeup per student is allowed for a missed class; must take place within the 6-week class period and subject to space availability in other JTI classes.. There are no refunds or deferrals once class begins.

Don’t see an open class? We offer new 6-week classes every two months. Sessions are Jan/Feb, Mar/Apr, May/Jun, and so on. We post the new classes about 6 weeks before their start dates.


Just Try It Classes

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Just Try It – UPGRADE

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Want more time to practice? Check out our JTI Upgrade!

Just Try It – Thursday Evening

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Ward offers a practical & fun approach to making functional & decorative pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 12 tickets left

Just Try It – Saturday Morning

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Anthony offers a fun and practical method for making functional & decorative pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 16 tickets left

Just Try It – Saturday Afternoon

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Jamie offers a fun and practical method for making functional & decorative pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 14 tickets left

Just Try It – Saturday Evening

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Stacy offers a fun and practical method for making functional & decorative pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 18 tickets left

Just Try It – Monday Morning

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Prachi offers a relaxed and supportive approach to teaching you how to make functional pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 14 tickets left

Just Try It – Monday Evening

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Veronica offers a fun & practical approach to teaching you how to make pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 17 tickets left

Just Try It – Tuesday Morning

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Zoe offers a fun & straight-forward method to teaching pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 12 tickets left

Just Try It – Tuesday Afternoon

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Keith offers a relaxed & supportive approach to teaching how to make pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $349.00 15 tickets left

Just Try It – Tuesday Evening

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Joey offers a straight-forward and fun method for making functional & decorative pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 17 tickets left

Just Try It – Wednesday Evening

Higher Fire Downtown 499 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA, United States

Beginners welcome! Jake offers a fun and practical approach to making functional pottery on the wheel...

Get Tickets $399.00 17 tickets left

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One-Time Mini Pottery Workshop

Try our new mini pottery workshops for beginners…great for couples, friends, small groups, and individuals.

Enjoy a small group lesson with step-by-step instruction. Course includes guided 2-hour lesson, tools and clay, choice of glaze colors, and kiln firing.

Take A Spin students get their own wheel, and the instructor pre-centers your clay. Let’s Roll students arrive to pre-rolled slabs of clay and individual workspaces in our hand-building classroom. Items are fired, finished, and ready for pickup within 4-5 weeks.

Please review our cancellation/refund policy before purchasing tickets. There are no refunds, make-ups or deferrals once class begins.

One-time classes are offered year-round. Check back often for more options! Please note: if you have a gift certificate, you will need to call or email us to register.

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One-Time Classes

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Projects Classes – Handbuilding & Intermediate Wheel

All of our project classes include open studio time. Clay and tools are sold separately.

Projects Classes

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Thurs AM Hand-Building Sampler

JTown Clay 520 N 7th St., San Jose, CA, United States

Hand-building class with two fantastic instructors making decorative ware for home & garden..

Get Tickets $80.00 – $399.00 12 tickets left

Mon PM Hand-Building with Jamie

JTown Clay 520 N 7th St., San Jose, CA, United States

Join Jamie for 6-weeks of lantern-building fun, tips & tricks for hand-building, and great glazing ideas...

Get Tickets $80.00 – $399.00 6 tickets left

Tues AM Hand-Building with Robin

JTown Clay 520 N 7th St., San Jose, CA, United States

Set the table with style! Robin serves up 5 hand-building projects in a brunch-themed class for spring...

Get Tickets $80.00 – $399.00 12 tickets left

Wed AM Wheel Projects with Chris

JTown Clay 520 N 7th St., San Jose, CA, United States

For intermediate students, super-charge your centering & pulling while learning more extreme shaping methods...

Get Tickets $80.00 – $399.00 4 tickets left

Wed PM Wheel Projects with Callen

JTown Clay 520 N 7th St., San Jose, CA, United States

For advanced beginners... take your skills to the next level & get great glazing tips/tricks!

Get Tickets $80.00 – $399.00 14 tickets left

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