Adult Handbuilding – In-Studio Class – Cobble-Hill – Fall 2023

$460 for 8 week class

$403 for 7 week class


Fall 2023 – Semester Adult Handbuilding Classes

The instructor will guide beginners and intermediates through exercises in different hand-building techniques such as pinching, coiling, slab-building, and carving — as well as assisting students in developing projects of their own.


Intermediate Only: Students who have taken 2 or more handbuilding classes may join this class to continue working on personal projects under the guidance of an instructor. Demonstrations will be catered to students’ interests.

Registration will open:

  • to current students on August 9 at 5pm
  • to the general public on August 15 at 5pm (classes are password protected until then)

8 Seats


Monday: September 11, 2023 – October 30, 2023 (7 Weeks) 

Thursday: September 7, 2023 – October 26, 2023 (8 Weeks)

Saturday: September 9, 2023 – October 28, 2023 (8 Weeks) 

Open Studio Hours 

  • In addition to your class, you also have access to the studio for independent practice when classes are not happening.

  • You must reserve open studio time in advance using our scheduling system.

  • Members: Monday through Sunday, 24/7/365 Access to studio.

  • Students: Sunday-Thursday 10:00am-6:30pm. Friday & Saturday 10:00am-9:30pm.

We no longer provide outside firings or walk in services for the ClayHouse Brooklyn studio.

Additional Fees

  • Firing fees are an additional $.06 per cubic inch (covering both firings) and can be paid through your account on our website.

  • Students will need to provide their own tools or purchase a tool kit for $18 at our studio.

Cancellation Policy

Class cancellation made more than 7 days prior to the scheduled start date will be eligible to receive a full refund minus a $25 processing fee. Cancellations made less than 7 days prior to the scheduled start date will receive a 50% virtual credit that is valid for 6 months from issuance. Cancellations made within 24 hours of the class start will not be eligible for refund or credit. Please be aware that once the class begins we are unable to offer refunds, credit, transfers to other classes, or deferrals to other semesters. Our policy is non-negotiable and exceptions cannot be made. To request cancellation of a class, please email:

Make-Up Classes

You will be allowed to make up two missed classes by attending a comparable class within the same semester only. Make-ups are available subject to the space in the class you wish to attend. To make up a class, do not call. Please arrive on time and ask the teacher for permission to join. We do not guarantee make-ups however, they are offered as a courtesy to our students. Please know you are responsible for showing up for class each week.