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Handbuilt Vases with Taussen Brewer

October 10 - October 31

| $159 – $183

Instructor: Taussen Brewer
Class Type: Four-week handbuilding class
Skill Level: All Levels
Time: Mondays, 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Dates: October 10 – 31
Make Up Date: November 7

Are you ready for an outdoor clay adventure?! Take advantage of the inspiring golden hours to express yourself creatively during our Plein Air Pottery sessions at WSW. While we work on our new and improved studio, our ceramic program is setting up camp on the back deck outside of the silkscreen studio! In case of inclement weather: the outdoor space is shaded in the afternoon and evening and has a covering adequate to provide shelter from light rain. In case of a heavy rain storm and winds or thunderstorms; class will be rescheduled at the discretion of the instructor for the listed make-up date.

This four week class will cover a variety of ways to build vases via coil building and slabs, as well as some sculptural surface exploration. Learn how to construct playful forms in small segments and experiment with different shapes and handles. Students of all levels are welcome to join this class.

$159.00 members/$183.00 non-members. Tuition includes one bag of clay and firing fees. Registration is online only, and is first come first serve. To inquire about the wait list call WSW at (845) 658-9133 or email [email protected].

Kilns will be fired on a weekly basis. One 25 lb bag of clay will be provided with the class. Additional clay can be purchased for $30/25lb bag  if needed. The outdoor class area will be available for students to use throughout the week during daylight hours. There will not be access to our basement studio at this time as we are working to build a better space. There will be some personal shelving space for each student to store clay tools and some work in process. Shelving dimensions are approximately: 17” x 10” x  24”.

Join WSW for a member’s discount on your workshop and other great benefits!



Taussen Brewer

Taussen Brewer is a ceramic artist and educator living in Kingston, New York. She grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma and received her BFA from Alfred University. Currently Taussen manages The Newburgh Pottery in Newburgh, NY and teaches at a variety of community studios in the Hudson Valley. She is also an active member in community arts organization through groups like Dog Park, a small member run art space that offers visibility to young artists. Her work aims to find joy in healing and the unknown.


October 10
October 31
$159 – $183
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Women’s Studio Workshop
722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
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(845) 658-9133