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SMAart 6-wk Courses

Class meets once a week for 6 consecutive weeks for 2-1/2 hours. Includes: Instruction, 25 lbs standard clay, glazes, firing and unlimited open studio time during your 6 week course - by appointment 10am-9pm 7-days a week

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and save the booking service fees. Subject to availability and approval.
Indicate in the payment notes: Location: Sutter or 24th St, the date and time of the class and your email address

Or book online for credit card purchases and booking reminders in the calendar below.
  • Coffee, tea and water are available upon request. Let the instructor know if you have brought your own food and drink to share.

  • Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy: More than 7-days prior to the event: Full refund and no fees. Within 7 to 3 days: 1/2 refunded or 50% re-booking fee. Within 3 days of the event: No refund, 75% re-booking fee.

  • Remember to wear some clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty, clip your fingernails for the best experience. We encourage you to bring your own towel and apron

  • Please arrive 10 minutes early so we can start on time. Late arrivals disrupt the flow of the demonstration and won't give you the time you will want to create.

  • After you have created your masterpieces, the last 15 minutes of class will be for clean-up. If you want to use all your time creating, for a $10 fee, the teacher will do the clean-up for you, just ask.

  • Single class students will be notified between 3-6 weeks for finished pottery pick-up.

  • *** Please check your SPAM inbox for booking CONFIRMATION EMAIL from Verlocal and our Pottery Pick-up Notifications ***

  • Flex-Pack classes are for ongoing students only, not for groups/teams/party, 4#s clay is included during class time. Additional clay for open studio time is available onsite starting at $14 per 25# bag. With Bundled classes, you get unlimited open studio time for 7 days starting with the date of your class.. Flex-Pack students trim and glaze their own work. Last class should be scheduled at least 2-weeks after the second to last class to allow all finished work to dry and be bisque fired before glazing in last class. Continuing students need not delay classes. Flex-Pack discount can not be combined with other offers.

  • Studio firing fees apply for all work over 25# per Flex-Pack classes. Clay is not included for open studio time or Drop-In but is available for purchase on site starting at $14 per 25# bag, taxes and card service fee may apply. Classes not taken within the set period will be forfeited and are non-refundable.

  • Instructor will advise students with as much advanced notice as possible for class days closed due to holiday, vacation or sickness of the instructor. Substitute teacher may be used when needed without notice. Any items left unattended for more than 30-days may be discarded without notice.

  • Class may be cancelled or rescheduled if minimum registration is not met or city health regulations.

  • Missed classes during the 6wk course can be made up in another available class during the same week they are missed by coordinating with your instructor. Missed classes due to illness may be made up within 2 weeks of class. All are subject to availability. If you need more flexibility, consider the Flex-Pack class option before you book. There is no refund for missed classes and no further extensions if no class is available within these guidelines.

  • Studios are under 24-hr video surveillance

Meet Our Instructors

SMAart is pleased to introduce our very talented ceramic instructors.

Candace LaCroix, Devan Ponce, Jasmine Spitzer-Smith, Jason Stern, Ryley Gaulocher, Sasi Kladpetch, Vicor Palma, Steve Allen