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Turnstile offers new classes

Pottery collective refreshes in 2012, with a new membership opportunity, too


Two new adult classes are starting up this month at Turnstile Pottery Cooperative (2733 Agricola Street, 431-2529). Intro to Throwing, an introduction to wheel throwing, trimming, glazing, and other basic pottery practices, runs from January 25 to February 22, Wednesday evenings 7pm - 9pm, 3-5 students per class, $200 (tax included). Hand Built Ceramics is a class open to students of all levels, exploring various hand building techniques such as coils, slabs, pinching, and press moulds, running from January 23 to February 20, Monday evenings 7pm - 9pm, 3-5 students per class, $200 (tax included).

Turnstile will also be looking for a new member. Membership involves open access to the studio and a time commitment to volunteer hours such as studio maintenance, advertising, hosting Drop-In and Sculpture Club, and attending monthly meetings. Applications are accepted at The application form is available for download at

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