Basics and Challenges



Dates: September 7 - November 30Throwing on the Wheel   ***WAITLISTED  Only a few paces available for Harvard Undergrads
Days/Times: Thursdays, 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Level: Beginning - Intermediate
Instructor: Denny McLaughlin

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/13 weeks) Note: There will be no class on November 23rd for Thanksgiving Break.

Course Fees:  $125 for Harvard Undergraduates, $250 for Graduates, $860 for Adult Community.

Download a Registration Form: Harvard Undergraduate/Graduate Student, Community and Harvard Employee

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