Learn to create beautiful, functional mugs, bowls, vases, and other pottery using an electric potter's wheel. This class is for beginning to intermediate students who would like to learn the fundamentals of throwing and trimming. We will also explore adding handles and decorating techniques. No experience necessary!
This is a three day class during the spring session of Ozark Folk School. Registration fee of $64 is due when signing up. The class fee of $225 is due directly to the instructor at the beginning of class. The materials fee is $15. The registration deadline is two weeks before the beginning of class.
NOTE: Classes may be canceled at any time due to Covid-19. Please, call (870) 269-3854 prior to traveling to confirm your class. A full refund will be issued if your workshop is canceled.
Lodging is available in the park at The Cabins at Dry Creek, our newly remodeled duplex-style hotel rooms. There is a Folk School discount for students booking more than 3 days. Call the Cabins office at 800-264-3655 to book with the discount. To book rooms for less than three days, click here.
Meet your instructors: Judi Munn & John Perry
John Perry and Judi Munn are the resident potters at the Ozark Folk Center. During the visitor season, as they make the beautiful pottery they sell in their shop and throughout the southeast, they demonstrate the art of making wheel-thrown pottery to the public. Judi’s work is in the collections of Hillary Rodham Clinton and Senator Dale Bumper’s wife.