Available to: all qualified students, see placement requirements on the Arts Department page

In this advanced class, students build on foundational skills acquired in Ceramics 1, refining their technical abilities on the potter’s wheel and advanced hand-building techniques. Students explore and cultivate their own unique styles and showcase work characterized by refined craftsmanship. The curriculum delves into advanced concepts, including pottery surface decoration using colored slips, sgraffito, textural application, and underglazes. Through this, students aim to elevate the quality of their creations. Eligibility is based on successful completion of Ceramics 1 and the permission of the instructor, or a portfolio review by the instructor and final approval by the department head. This class meets with the Honors class.