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Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced instruction in Handbuilding & Wheelthrowing. Options in glazing and firing techniques could include: wood, oxidation, reduction, soda and raku (depending upon individual interests and abilities).

 Students in the ceramics program receive individualized instruction in both wheel thrown and hand-built ceramic construction in a well equipped 4,000 square foot studio. Equipment available to students:

  • Three large electric kilns
  • Two smaller electric kilns
  • Large Brent slab roller
  • Two extruders
  • Three pugmills
  • Soldner mixer
  • Separate well equipped glaze room
  • Two station spray booth
  • Materials and clay mixing/storage room
  • 18 electric wheels
  • One wheelchair accessible wheel

The program also offers experiences in oxidation, reduction, wood, raku, and soda firing processes. A 5,000 square foot “covered” kiln yard furnished with the following:

  • Two 40 cubic foot Geil car kilns
  • A 30 cubic foot “fast fire” wood kiln
  • Two older updraft kilns
  • A 30 cubic foot downdraft soda kiln
  • A 3 cubic foot cone 10 test kiln
  • A raku kiln


August 28th, 2017 through December 4th, 2017
Monday evenings
6:00pm – 9:00 pm



Wheelthrowing - Alberto Lopez
Handbuilding - Pam Moller

MSU's Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Arts, Room, ceramics studio (C119)
Phone: 940-397-4270


Summer Session 2017

Pottery (Wheel Throwing) & Sculptural Ceramics Class

June  to July, 2017

Wichita Falls artist, MSU Resident Ceramic Artist, Alberto Lopez will teach beginning, intermediate, and advanced hand building (sculpture) evening class starting Monday, June 5. 

When: June 5, 2017-July 10, 2017 (6 weeks)

• Studio access this summer is as follows: will be discussed the first day of class.

Where: MSU’s Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Art, Room, ceramics studio (C119)

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuition: $150.00 (Includes all materials and firings)

Registration: Call Lorraine at Continuing Education: 940-397-4307

Questions: Email

If you are not sure...Just come by and see what you think!

For more information call Midwestern State University’s

Center for Continuing Education at (940) 397-4307