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NORTH BAY

Name

Venue/Location

Website

Focus

Contact

Diana Crain

Private Studio
Petaluma, CA

adults; throwing; hand building; functional; dinnerware; figurative; low fire; high fire salt

Laurie Curtis

Private studio, Thistle Studio
Point Reyes Station, CA

dults; theory; hand building; functional; low fire; image transfer; surface textures; Watercolor Maiolica; hand building; functional; dinnerware; low fire;

Lynne Meade

Mill Valley Potter's Studio
Mill Valley, CA

adults; children; throwing; hand building; functional; dinnerware; mid range firing

Geneva Million

Mill Valley Potter's Studio
Mill Valley, CA

children;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;

adults; theory; glaze making;

Fawn Yacker

Mud Shed Ceramics

San Rafael, CA

adults; children; hand building; sculpture; functional; high fire; surface textures;

EAST BAY

Name

Venue/Location

Website

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Bonnie Boller

Mastick Senior Center
Alameda, CA

Age 50+ adults; throwing; hand building; sculpture; low fire; surface textures;

Erin Mcguiness

private studio
Berkeley, CA

adults; hand building; sculpture; functional; low fire;

Lynne Meade

Civic Arts Education
Walnut Creek, CA

hand building;   sculpture;   functional;   dinnerware; 

Ellen Sachtschale

Civic Arts Education
Walnut Creek, CA

hand building; soft slab; pinch pots;  sculpture;   functional;    

Susannah Israel

Laney College
Oakland, CA

adults. sculpting

Mary Law

Contra Costa College, San Pablo, CA
Private studio, Berkeley, CA

at CCC: all levels, especially wheel
at studio: summer seminar on various topics

SAN FRANCISCO & PENINSULA

Name

Venue/Location

Website

Focus

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Steven Allen

SMAart Gallery and Studio
San Francisco, CA

adults;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;   high fire;   raku;   image transfer;  

Bonita Cohn

Ruby's Clay Studio
San Francisco, CA

adults;   throwing;   functional;  

Shelly Simon

Ruby's Clay Studio
San Francisco, CA

adults;   throwing;   functional;  

Barbara Vanderbeck

Ruby's Clay Studio, SF ClayWorks, The Clay Underground
San Francisco, CA

adults; children
handbuilding, throwing, private lessons

Katie Swan

Clay by the Bay
San Francisco, CA

adults; teens
handbuilding, throwing, 

Natasha Dikareva

private studio
San Francisco, CA

adults;   children;   hand building;   sculpture;   figurative;   surface textures; 

Don Santos

City College of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

adults;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;   functional;   high fire;   surface textures;   glaze experimentation

Tom Decker

City College of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

adults;   throwing;   hand building;   beginning; intermediate; advanced; ceramics studio;  

Lynn Wood

Sharon Art Studio
San Francisco, CA

adults;   throwing;   hand building;   high fire;   raku;

Wesley Wright

Palo Alto Art Center
Palo Alto, CA

adults;   throwing;   hand building;   functional;     surface textures;

Malia Landis

Palo Alto Art Center
Palo Alto, CA

adults;    hand building; sculpture;   paper clay;

Lynne Meade

Palo Alto Art Center
Palo Alto, CA

adults;   throwing;    functional;     surface textures;

Eliza Wilson

Peninsula School
Palo Alto, CA

adults;   throwing;    functional;     surface textures;

Jordan King

Henry Gunn Senior High School

children;   ceramics

Tiffany Schmierer

Skyline College
San Bruno, CA

adults;   theory;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;   functional; 

Marina Smelik

Art Academia
San Mateo,CA

teens;   children;  hand building; theory; functional; sculpture; figurative; surface textures; paper clay

Cynthia Siegel

Foothill College
Los Altos, CA

adults;   theory;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;   figurative;   surface textures;

SAN JOSE AREA

Thomas Arakawa

Blossom Hill Crafts Pottery
Los Gatos, CA

throwing;   hand building;   functional;   dinnerware;   high fire;   raku; 

Joseph Battiato

San Jose State University
San Jose, CA

adults;   theory;   throwing;   high fire;   raku;   glaze making;   surface textures;   arts degree

Dan Dermer

Higher Fire Clayspace and Gallery
San Jose, CA

adults;   children;   throwing;   hand building;   dinnerware;   high fire;   glaze making; raku; surface textures;

Hsin-Chuen Lin

Higher Fire Clayspace and Gallery
San Jose, CA

dults; throwing; functional; dinnerware; high fire; surface textures; hand building;

Fred Yokel

Higher Fire Clayspace and Gallery
San Jose, CA

adults; hand building; sculptural; figurative

CENTRAL COAST

Name

Venue/Location

Website

Focus

Contact

Patricia Griffin

Studio
Cambria, CA

adults;   surface decoration

Elaine Pinkernell

various venues
Santa Cruz, CA

adults;   hand building;   sculpture;   functional;   high fire;   raku;   surface textures;  

Gail Ritchie

Cabrillo College
Santa Cruz, CA

adults;   children;   hand building;   sculpture;   high fire;   low fire;  beginner;  advanced;

Cynthia Siegel

Cabrillo College
Santa Cruz, CA

adults;   theory;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;   figurative;   surface textures

Jenni Ward

Earth Art Studio
Aptos, CA

adults;   children;   hand building;   sculpture;   high fire;   low fire;   all levels welcome

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

Name

Venue/Location

Website

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Ansel Beck

private studio
Arcata, CA

adults;   throwing;   functional;   dinnerware;   high fire;   low fire;   surface textures; 

Susanne Kuebler French

Merced College
Merced, CA

adults;   children;   throwing;   hand building;   sculpture;   functional; 

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

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