Basics and Challenges

Dates:  January 30 - April 24   CLOSED
Days/Times: Mondays, 6:30 – 9:30 pm 
Level: Beginning - Intermediate
Instructor: Steve Murphy

Course description: Demonstrations, individual critiques, and lots of hands-on time will engage students in learning the basics of wheel throwing, hand building, and surface decoration. Creative approaches to altered and combined elements will provide challenges for more experienced students. 12 classes/14 weeks. Note: No class on President's Day, Monday, February 20th

Course Fees:  $885 Adults; $800 1st Time Registrant; $125 Harvard Undergraduates; $225 Graduate Students

For questions regarding registration, accessibility, discounts for multiple-class registration and new student referrals, and employee assistance programs, such as TAP: contact Shawn Panepinto, Director of Operations, at 617.495.8680 or email

Students from other colleges interested in taking Ceramics courses: email

For questions on course content, email: Kathy King, Director of Education at

Location: Ceramics Studio