Pottery & Clay Sculpture


The Edina Art Center offers pottery and clay sculpture classes for individuals aged 16 and older. We offer convenient morning, afternoon and evening classes six days a week. Register online by clicking the links below or by calling the Art Center at 952-903-5780.

Ceramics students who are annual members receive a discount on clay, classes and tools, as well as access to Open Studio. All students pay $2.20 per pound for their glaze firing. Click here to view our complete studio policies. 

  1. Monday Classes
  2. Tuesday Classes
  3. Wednesday Classes
  4. Thursday Classes
  5. Friday Classes
  6. Weekend Classes

20th Annual Potters' Games

Competitions and lots of FUN!

Art Center Staff

Pre-register for this annual event featuring friendly ceramics related competitions. Wedge your way to victory and then throw a bowl blindfolded! Children ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult who is also registered for the event. 

  • 3910: Monday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., - Jan. 21 (Register)
  • Cost: $10 per person, lunch included

Refining Your Skills

For Intermediates to Advanced

Vanessa Greene

This wheel-throwing class is designed to help intermediate potters expand their skills and move past their current plateaus. Students explore new and larger forms, improve trimming techniques, and pay closer attention to the details that make a pot more successful. There will be personal attention and class projects as well as discussions about form, function and aesthetics to help support each student’s individual progress. *No class Jan. 21 or Feb. 18.

  • 3031: Mondays, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 9 weeks - starts Jan. 7, ends March 18 (Register)
  • Cost: $290 nm/$259 m + $36 studio fee


Ceramics & Sculpture

For Intermediate to Advanced

Corey DeVorak

Ceramics and sculpture students will refine their skills in the studio.  As a group, the class will explore wheel, hand-building and combination techniques in depth.  The class will also look at multiple surface decorating techniques, including decals, luster, stencils and slip.  *No class Nov. 12.  **No class Jan. 21 or Feb. 18.  Maximum 12.

  • 3222: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 9 weeks - starts Jan. 7, ends March 18** (Register)
  • Cost: $290 nm/$261 m + $36 studio fee