The OSU Craft Center Ceramics Studio is designed as a welcoming, functional community space. There are 13 electric wheels, including a wheel chair accessible wheel. The studio also has 2 kick wheels, a hand-building space and a range of handbuilding supplies, wedging tables, a slab roller, a pug mill, and an assortment of high fire glazes. Ceramics Studio  Manager- Chip Hand and two student clay techs keep the studio running and the kilns firing. 

Classes are small and intimate, allowing for quality instructor time.

Class sign-ups are done in person, at the Craft Center.

Clay Tech Hours:
Niko              Thursday 12:30-2
Emmie         Mondays 12:30-3
                       Tuesdays 1-3
Have questions? Need a little help with a technique or skill? Stop in during our Clay Tech hours 


Ceramics Studio Policies Ceramics User Agreement

Fall 2022 Class Schedule *Students may sign up at any time, Non-students may sign up beginning Sept. 29

Mondays October 10-November 7 (no class Oct. 31)  6:30-9pm

OSU Student Class Fee:$35 

Non-student Class Fee: $100

Instructor: Jessica E

Want to learn to throw but don’t have a lot of evenings for class? Let Jessica teach you the basics!

Tuesdays Oct 4- Nov. 15   2-5 pm

Fee Paying Student Member: $45

Non- Student Class Fee: $120

Instructor: Rachel Kirby (she/her)

Experienced teacher Rachel Kirby will take you from wedging to glazing and everything in between. Leave class with not only the beautiful ceramics you made, but the know-how to make more!

Tuesdays October 11 - November 22   6:30-8:30pm

OSU Student Class Fee:$45

Non-student Class Fee: $120

Instructor: Chip Hand

Join Craft Center Ceramics Studio Manager Chip to learn how to throw on the wheel. He will take you through the entire process from start to finish. Leave the class with a collection of mugs and bowls!

Thursdays October 6- November 17, 2-5pm

OSU Student Class Fee:$45

Non-student Class Fee: $110

Instructor: Rachel Kirby (she/her)

Rachel will get your Fall off to the right start with some amazing hand-building techniques! We’ll make mugs, bowls, plates, pencil holders, and candle pergolas - with no experience necessary!

Thursdays Oct. 6 - Nov. 17, 6:00-8:30pm 

OSU Student Member Class Fee: $45

Non- Student Class Fee: $120

Instructor: Niko McCullough (he/him)

 Craft Center Studio Tech Niko will spend seven weeks taking you through the basics of how to throw on the wheel. Wedging, centering, pulling, shaping, trimming, and glazing will all be covered! Clay must be purchased from the Craft Center (price range $10-25)

2 Sessions Available

OSU Students: $15 per person, $25 per couple

Non- Students:  $25 per person, $45 per couple

Session 1: Friday, October 21 6:30-9

Session 2: Friday, November 4 6:30-9

Join us for one of our date nights! Come solo or with a friend for some creative fun!