Adult Pottery Classes & Workshops

Cream City Clay offers wheel throwing and hand building (an ancient technique of creating forms without a wheel using hands, fingers and tools) for the beginner to the most advanced.

Wheel classes include teen wheel, wheel I and wheel II, and couples night out. Hand building classes may include coil building, pinch pots, slab building, mosaics, jewelry making, figurines or tile making.

All Materials are included unless otherwise noted.

Classes are available for all levels of pottery skills.

Students are automatically signed up for their time to work during their class period.

Enrolled in a class and need to Quarantine? At Home Option: Work from home kits will be available to aid in working from home for those who can’t be in-person for class. Please call and we can set this up. 414-249-5902

Not enrolled in a class and need a virtual option? We offer Clay to go kits for $33 ea. to make one project of your choice. Choose from 4 videos. All supplies included. Projects to be completed within one month of recieving your kit. Please call to set this up. 414-249-5902

Upcoming Adult Pottery Classes

*Summer Classes are all Online. See details

Event Date
Couples Night Out 5/27/22
  • May 27, 2022 6:00 pm
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Ceramic Surface Design
  • May 28, 2022 3:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 6/3/22
  • June 3, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 6/10/22
  • June 10, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 6/17/22
  • June 17, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 6/24/22
  • June 24, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 7/8/22
  • July 8, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 7/15/22
  • July 15, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 7/22/22
  • July 22, 2022 6:00 pm
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Couples Night Out 7/29/22
  • July 29, 2022 6:00 pm
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Pottery Wheel Classes

Adult pottery wheel classes for all levels of pottery skill.


  • Teen Wheel Ages 13-18
    June 22, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Teen Wheel Ages 13-18
    June 29, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Teen Wheel Ages 13-18
    July 6, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Teen Wheel Ages 13-18
    July 13, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Teen Wheel Ages 13-18
    July 20, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Teen Wheel Ages 13-18
    July 27, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Summer Teen Wheel: 6 Wednesdays 1:00-3:00pm – June 22- July 27, 2022 Learn the basics of throwing on a potter’s wheel in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Make functional cups, bowls and plates or planters that you can actually use or create amazing sculptures. Add beautiful colors to your pieces using underglaze. Carve through the (more…)

Hand-Building (Sculpture) Classes

Adult hand-building classes for all levels of skill.

Couples Night Out

Have a hands-on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. Cherish the memories each time you use your handmade pottery at home.

*Classes are non-refundable for cancelations less than 14 days before class begins unless we can fill your spot. 


  • Friday
    May 27, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    June 3, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    June 10, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    June 17, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    June 24, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    July 8, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    July 15, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    July 22, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.


  • Friday
    July 29, 2022
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Try the potter’s wheel and have a hands on clay experience with your favorite someone or best pal. No experience necessary. Each person has their own wheel. Participants usually make two pieces and have time to decorate them with beautiful colors and designs. Aprons are available and all supplies included.

Specialty Workshops

Throughout the year, Cream City Clay offers the opportunity to learn additional pottery skills with specialty workshops. Guest artisans in the past have shared their skills in Raku, sculpting, glazing and taller pieces.

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Kids & Teen Events

Kids classes, summer clay camp sessions, and parent/child classes.

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Adult pottery classes, workshops, couples pottery events and more.

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