Nerikomi Pottery Workshop

Learn Japanese pottery making in this hand building ceramics class in NYC!

3 hours Class size 1 to 10     label $200

If you're looking for unique ceramics classes in NYC, join this nerikomi pottery workshop! Nerikomi is a Japanese term for the stacking and cutting of various clays to produce patterns.

In this hand building pottery class, you will work with black and white clay in order to create pottery in the nerikomi tradition. The lesson will include how to make lines in the form of stripes and variations on the technique such as zig-zags, and checkered patterns.

After making your own patterns, you will form a single cup or similar sized vessel that will be fired and glazed for you which will be ready to take home after one week. All items are food and drink-safe.

Whether you're an experienced potter looking to learn a new pottery style or a total beginner who wants to spend a day learning a new craft, you'll enjoy this fun and informative workshop and learn how to make nerikomi pottery! This class is also great for groups and makes for creative birthday party ideas and team-building activities.

Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners!
What you'll get
Instruction, and a completed cup to be picked up in one week.
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday or bachelorette party.

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 11 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids. The adult may observe at the class for free.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mom, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


Pottery NYC - 786 9th Avenue, New York, NY

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Pottery NYC
Pottery NYC

4.9 (157)

Pottery NYC is the premier studio for one-off classes for events, individuals and groups. We have short-term classes allowing for lots of availability and a streamlined system for getting you your work back quickly. If you've ever wanted to try your hand at crafting ceramics without the long commitment, Pottery NYC are specialists in the one-time experience! At Pottery NYC we offer group classes in the potter’s wheel, handbuilding, and jewelry/Pendant making.

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Rachel Desimone Dec 2022

Our group had so much fun in this class. Can’t wait to see how our pieces turn out.
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