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Pottery Workshops for All: From Clay Enthusiasts to Aspiring Potters

CIY offers intimate classes, with a maximum of eight pottery students for wheel throwing classes and 10-16 for Hand Building and workshops . Clay, equipment, and tools are provided for you, and you will be guided by an experienced potter

Ceramic
Workshops

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Prices will vary for each workshop.

 

    • Workshops cover a wide range of ceramic offerings.
    • Pick a workshop that fits your style and need as they are ever changing!
    • Hand building workshops to create platters, holiday pieces and many more.
    • Broaden your knowledge of decorating techniques.

This is for you if.

 

  • Workshops are offered for the beginner that has never experienced the fun of creating with clay to the advanced potter looking for new decorative skills.
  • Simply said workshops are for all who want to play in the dirt.
  • Pick from our current workshop offerings:Book a class and come hang out with us.

 

Featured Local Artist Workshops

Prices will vary for each workshop.

    • This is excitement!
    • Hands on training from a local professional artist.
    • The artist designs the workshop and shares a particular skill with our community potters.
    • The length of the workshops and the skills taught vary.
    • Keep watching us here and on Instagram for the most recent Featured Artist!

This is for you if.

  • You are excited to learn from the best the area has to offer.
  • You appreciate and are inspired by professional artists.
  • You’re looking to take your pottery skills to the next level.

 

Attend a workshop as an introduction to the hobby or to learn a new skill

Prior to booking your workshop with CIY Pottery, please ensure you have read our FAQ’s, which will address any questions you may have (including: requirements, rescheduling, etc.), and our studio policies. Thank you.

 

Beginner Cricut Workshop

0 remaining slots (12 of 12 filled).

Saturday May 18, 3-5PM Did you know the Cricut can cut paper, vinyl, and heat transfer vinyl?  In this workshop you will learn the tricks to effectively use your Cricut…

$65

Berry Bowls

6 remaining slots (8 of 14 filled).

Sunday May 19, 1-3PM It’s berry picking time! Whether it's strawberries, cherries, blackberries or blueberries, it doesn't matter, they are all going to look great in your handmade berry basket. …

$75

Yvo Woven Basket Making

0 remaining slots (10 of 10 filled).

Saturday June 8, 3-6PM Imagine learning how to weave a beautiful basket.  You can do it at this unique workshop! Price $90

$90

Sparkle Party!

CIY Pottery 44933 George Washington Blvd. - Suite 160 University Commerce Center, Ashburn, VA, United States

June 15, 12 - 4PM Get your Fairy Hair at our Sparkle Party with Suzanne of Sparkle Strands Fairy Hair Register via the following SignUp Genius link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805084DA5A928A3FE3-49504971-ciypottery $2.50 per…

Try-It Wheel Throwing Workshop

CIY Pottery 44933 George Washington Blvd. - Suite 160 University Commerce Center, Ashburn, VA, United States
4 remaining slots (6 of 10 filled).

Saturday, June 15, 5-8PM Give wheel throwing a whirl with this guided 3-hour session.    Glazed and pick up at a later date. Price $70 Member, $90 Non-member.

$90

Ramen Bowls

6 remaining slots (8 of 14 filled).

Saturday June 22, 5-8PM Enjoy a wonderful bowl of Ramen in your hand made bowl.  Choose from a variety of textures and stamps to create your individualized bowls.  You choose…

$90

Try-It Wheel Throwing Workshop

CIY Pottery 44933 George Washington Blvd. - Suite 160 University Commerce Center, Ashburn, VA, United States
7 remaining slots (3 of 10 filled).

Friday, June 28, 6-9PM Give wheel throwing a whirl with this guided 3-hour session.    Glazed and pick up at a later date. Price $70 Member, $90 Non-member.

$90

Shark Sushi Plate

12 remaining slots (2 of 14 filled).

Friday July 12, 6-9PM Just in time for Shark week!  Bring your friends out to handmake a Shark themed Sushi plate.  Glazed and fired in time to have Sushi on…

$80

Carving Workshop

-1 remaining slots (15 of 14 filled).

Saturday July 13, 3-6PM Do you have carving tools, but aren't sure how to use them? Want to try out some DiamondCore tools before you buy them? Know how to…

$80

Private Hand Building Workshop

CIY Pottery 44933 George Washington Blvd. - Suite 160 University Commerce Center, Ashburn, VA, United States

Studio reserved for Private Party

$90

About Us

CIY is a creative hub located in Ashburn, VA, where individuals can explore the world of pottery and specialty arts. The acronym stands for “Create It Yourself,” reflecting the studio’s mission to foster a collaborative environment for both beginners and seasoned artists.

Studio Hours

  • Monday – Thursday 10AM – 9PM
  • Friday 10AM – 6PM
  • Saturday 10AM – 5PM
  • Closed Sunday

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