Pots On and Off The Wheel

April 11, 2019 – April 14, 2019

Brian Nettles

During this workshop students learn the essential aspects of making pottery: ideas, centering, throwing, trimming, altering wet forms on the wheel, handles, decorating and glazing. The instructor will demonstrate pots made on and off the wheel. This class is for beginners who want to test the waters of pottery making, or the more advanced student wanting to explore fresh ideas of making pots and glazing techniques. Open to all skill levels.


Brian Nettles is a studio potter living in Pass Christian, Mississippi who operates Nettles Pottery where he makes pots, operates a teaching studio and has a showroom. He received his BFA in Ceramics and Sculpture from the University of Southern Mississippi and has studied wood firing on multiple trips to Japan. Nettles has taught and lectured at universities, art schools, clay centers and at NCECA, and has built over 50 kilns. His work is in private collections and public museum collections in America, Japan, and Europe.

Brian Nettles

In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.

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  • hard copy paper catalog online catalog or course description

Registration Fees

There will be a one-time $50 non-refundable registration fee which enables you to register for as many workshops as you like during 2019. All cancellations must be made in writing by mail, fax or email (no phone calls please).

A cancellation fee of $100 will be charged on cancellations received more than 45 days prior to the start of your workshop. Cancellations received 45 days or less prior to the beginning of the workshop receive no refund.


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