Adult & Teen Class Offerings

Adult Clay: Dining Experience

Study dinner ware, both on the wheel and hand built, for the entire year or sign up for an individual term. During the fall, plate forms and inventive cups will provide surfaces for various colors and decorative decisions. 


Pottery Wheel

Adult Clay Section I: 


Instructor: Aria Finch
Adult, Intermediate to Advanced
Tuesdays for 8 weeks
September 12 – October 31   
9 am - 12 noon
$105 members | $130 non-members

Adult Clay  Section II: 


Instructor: Aria Finch
Adult, Beginners to Advanced
Tuesdays for 8 weeks
September 12 – October 31
6-9 pm
$105 members | $130 non-members

Adult Clay Section III: 


Instructor: Aria Finch
Adult, Beginners to Advanced
Thursdays for 8 weeks
September 14 – November 2  
9 am - 12 noon
$105 members | $130 non-members


Adult Clay  Section IV: Kiss of the Flame

Explore the myriad of colors created when vessels come into direct contact with fire and smoke.

Instructor: Anna Edwards

Adult, Beginners to Advanced
Thursdays for 6 weeks, plus one Saturday for firing
September 14 – October 19 
7-10 pm
$105 members | $130 non-members

Clay Open Studio



This class offers open enrollment during the summer for adult students who wish to use the RMAC clay studio facilities during Museum hours only. Prerequisite: Participants must be current ceramics students at the Museum (if past student, see Aria Finch).

Instructor: Aria Finch
May 26- September 10
Age: Adult, all levels
Regular Museum hours except during 
scheduled children’s clay classes.

$105 members  |  $130 non-members
(Lab Fee is included in class price)
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Watercolor Basics



Offered in conjunction with Dorothy Peterson: Painting New Mexico, students will have a unique opportunity to learn from an accomplished local artist. Watercolor is a clean, convenient medium that with practice is easy to handle. This class will begin with basic designs and techniques. A supply list will be available at sign up.

Instructor: Dorothy Peterson
Saturday, September 16, 9 am - 4 pm
Age: All ages and skill levels, children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
$45 members  |  $55 non-members
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