Pinching Pottery Class

Learn how to make unique pinched pottery in this hand building pottery class!

The Digs

The Digs


2.5 hours Class size 8 to 15     label $85

Get your hands dirty and learn to make handmade pottery in this pottery class in Chicago! In this craft workshop, you will learn to make pinched pottery to create an original piece!

Your pottery workshop is led by a skilled instructor who will teach you how to make your creations from start to finish. You will get 5 pounds of clay to pinch an object of your choice. From mugs and dog bowls to candle holders and vases, the possibilities are endless! You will learn pinching, coiling, slab building, and decoration techniques to create the pottery piece of your dreams. The workshop will focus on object design and material control, so you can leave with a finished item.

If you're looking for fun things to do in Chicago or need the perfect activity for your next event, try this pottery class for beginners. This class is ideal for anyone interested in starting a pottery hobby or just looking to spend a day being creative. You will leave with a finalized self-designed piece to commemorate the start of your pottery journey or to gift to a friend or loved one.

Please Note
Your work will be glazed and fired by Digs staff and will be ready to pick up in 6 weeks.

Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners!
What you'll get
Handmade pottery.
Suitable for

This class is great for a team building activity, Christmas party, birthday or bachelorette party.


333 N Oakley Blvd suite 305, Chicago, IL 60612

Your teacher
The Digs
The Digs


The Digs Chicago is a not-for-profit ceramic studio that acts to fill a supportive role for Chicagoland artists.We believe that art-making and learning can be accessed and fostered outside of traditional institutional structures through self-representation. The Digs community is dedicated to the circulation of knowledge and connection through the support of individual practice and entrepreneurial spirit.

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