Cely’s House Pottery and Art Classes

Cely’s House Pottery and Art Classes - 2017 - 2018

There are many different times and types of art and pottery classes offered at Cely’s House
Select from the following classes or call to set up a new class - All cases have limited space
Call before visiting - (919) 225-7349

Adult Pottery Classes and Open Studio Time - $25/class
The pottery studio will open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm
Classes are ongoing and students can choose to come any morning for $25 per class. The per class price of $25 includes: instruction by Cely Chicurel, use of the studio to throw or do hand work, one 25-pound bag of clay, and all firing costs. Additional bags of clay can be purchased for $25/bag.
Monday Afternoon Pottery Throwing Class - 3:30-5:50pm - $275 for 10 classes
This class is for children 8 years and up as well as adults. New students will learn basic throwing and more experienced potters will move to advanced or independent work.
Fall Session - September 11 - November 13
Winter Session - January 8 - March 26
Monday Afternoon Painting Class with Beatrice Ruggeri - 4:00-5:30pm - $220 for 10 classes
This class is especially for beginning students who are interested in learning basic painting drawing techniques.
Fall Session - September 11 - November 13
Winter Session - January 8 - March 26
Wednesday Painting Class with Beatrice Ruggeri - 3:30-5:00pm - $220 for 10 classes
This class is for intermediate painting and drawing students who will use more advanced techniques in drawing and painting.
Fall Session - September 6 - November 8
Winter Session - January 10 - March 14
Friday Afternoon Pottery Throwing Class - 3:30-5:30pm - $275 for 10 classes
This class is for children 8 years and up as well as adults. New students will learn basic throwing and more experienced potters will move to advanced or independent work.
Fall Session - September 13 - December 1
Winter Session - January 12 - March 16
Home School Classes every other Tuesday morning - 10:00am-12:00pm - $180 for 6 classes
Home School classes will be both hand building and throwing on the wheel. Students who are in one group are able to make up on an alternate week.
Fall Session Group 1 - Sept 12, 19, Oct 3, 17, Nov 21
Fall Session Group 2 - Sept 12, 26, Oct 10, 24, Nov 14, 28
December Special Classes - Dec 5, 12 - 10:00am-12:00pm - $50 for 2 classes
Winter Session Group 1 - Jan 2, 23, Feb 6, 20, Mar 6,20
Winter Session Group 2 - Jan 9, 30, Feb 13, 27, Mar 13, April 10
Beatrice Ruggeri will also offer an every other week painting class on Thursday mornings from 10:00am-11:30am for both the fall and spring term.
Friday Night Parent/Child Pottery & Painting Class - 7:00pm-8:30pm - $20/person or $30/parent-child
Parent/Child classes are created for families to have a chance to do some art work together. Tuition for all classes is due the first class of each session. Check web for winter term activities.
Session 1 - Painting with Beatrice Ruggeri - Sept 8 and Sept 15
Session 2 - Pottery leaves with Cely Chicurel - Sept 22 and Sept 29
Session 3 - Pottery trees and ghosts with Cely Chicurel - Oct 6 and Oct 13
Session 4 - Painting pumpkins and trees with Beatrice Ruggeri - Oct 20 and Oct 27
Session 5 - Pottery Nativity candle holder with Cely Chicurel - Nov 3 and Nov 10
Session 6 - Painting still life with Beatrice Ruggeri - Nov 17
Session 7 - Miniature Christmas Trees - Dec 8
Special and Private Pottery Classes Dates/Time will be set up by the group or person. $30 a class for less than 4 students.

Other Cely's House Camps and Activities

Cely’s House Day Camps for 2017 -2018
Cely’s House will offer half-day and full-day craft workshops for the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools teacher workdays. Some holidays are excluded. If your school has a teacher workday different from the CHCCS or if your child attends a year-round school please call for availability. Camps will include one art project in the morning and one in the afternoon.
Visit Day Camps for more details about Teacher Workday Day and Spring Break Camps
Birthday Parties and Special Celebrations - Saturday - 10:00-12:00pm or 2:00-4:00pm
The cost is $200 for up to 10 guests and $20 each additional guest. Parents provide party food and drinks. Celebrate your important day with imagination and creativity! Choose an art activity from a long list of projects such as throwing on the potter's wheel or hand work with clay (dragons, animals, etc.), making jewelry boxes, bead work, painting bird houses, decorating treasure boxes, sewing pillows and ugly dolls... check out our web page for more ideas!
Visit Birthdays and Celebrations for more details about Birthdays and Celebrations
Summer Camp Art Experiences - June and July 2018
The ultimate summer art experience! Half-day or full-day camps for children age 7-12
Session 1 - Crazy Chairs - mornings - June 18 - 20
Session 2 - Painting - afternoons - June 18 - 20
Session 3 - Crazy Chairs - mornings - June 25 - 29
Session 4 - Painting - afternoons - June 25 - 29
Session 5 - Playful Two-Week Pottery - mornings - July 2 - 6 and July 9 - 13
Session 6 - Painting - afternoons - July 2 - 6
Session 7 - Painting - afternoons - July 9 - 13
Session 8 - Playful Two-Week Pottery - mornings - July 16 - 20 and July 23 - 27
Session 9 - Painting - afternoons - July 16 - 20
Session 10 - Painting - afternoons - July 23 - 27
Visit Summer Camps in 2018 for more details about Summer Art Camps

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