Claymaking 4-Week Series

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Event Category

Arts & DIY

Note: This is a multi-session event series. By purchasing the event package, you acknowledge that you can attend all event dates included below.
Event Overview

This ceramic studio experience will give you room to stretch out, practice, and deepen your skills with clay. Create a more complex project.  Get really detailed and enjoy the glazing process.  Improve on the potter's wheel. The choice is yours!

Repeats weekly (Mondays and Tuesdays 11am-1pm). Each ticket is good for 4 weeks during Summer 2024 Sessions (June, July, August). 

Best suited to those with some experience, but open to all levels. Choose a track of study or bring a project idea of your own: Advanced Wheel-Throwing, Glaze Lab, Surface Effects & Layering, Slab Construction, etc. Extensions are available, for those interested in ongoing study. Feel free to contact me with questions!

Materials & tools provided. Includes finishing assistance, if needed (smoothing, glazing & firing). 
Projects will be ready for pick-up approximately 2-3 weeks after last class.

What to Bring

Wear studio clothing (some materials stain). Bring textures, ideas or clayworking tools if you've got 'em!

Minimum age

14 years or older

What's Provided

Basic tools, clay and glazes are yours to use.

What You Can Expect From This Experience
  • Advance your skills
  • Be ambitious
  • Unplug and relax
  • Get your hands dirty
  • Work with clay
  • Wheel Throwing
Cancellation Policy
Heather McQueen Studio
831 W. Wolfram, Workspace (lower level front)
Chicago, IL, 60657


Date & Time


Heather McQueen Studio


$120 per Ticket


* Registration closes 48 hours before event


Heather McQueen

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An artist by trade, Heather also enjoys being a musician and a cave explorer. She is known to be an excellent teacher and facilitator, and enjoys inspiring people to follow their dreams. A graduate of SAIC, Heather’s claywork has been published (“From Mud to Music”, “500 Raku”) and featured in a nationally televised promo (US Cellular).
Outside of the studio, Heather appears frequently as a visiting artist at schools, museums and other venues, mostly in the Chicago area. She has enjoyed working and traveling on 4 continents and considers wandering and sketching to be essential ingredients in her process. Heather maintains an independent ceramics workshop in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood.

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