Foelber Pottery Gallery & Studio
706 Richmond Ave.  Houston, TX  77006
713- 529-1703 
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A casual, fun environment where you can:
Continue working with hand building & pottery wheel techniques.
Expand your glazing technique.
Learn more about kilns & firings

Emphasis is on the slow development of skills and personal style.


What makes a person an 
Intermediate/Advanced Pottery Student?
Do you feel comfortable with these terms? 
Not proficient, just comfortable.
*Wedging clay
*Centering on the wheel
*Slip & Score
*Slab Roller
*Bisque firing
*Glaze firing

If not, may we suggest our beginner classes


If you feel comfortable with these terms, please email us at [email protected] 
so we can discuss your experience and expectations.


Intermediate Classes Times: 
Monday evening~ 6:30pm-9:30pm
Tuesday morning~ 9:30am-12:30pm
Tuesday evening~ 6:30pm-9:30pm
Wednesday morning~ 9:30am-12:30pm
Saturday morning~ 9:30am-12:30pm


$490 base fee for 3 months. One 3-hour class per week. 12 class session. 
Clay must be purchased from us at $10 per 25# bag.
Makeups are possible during the 3 months only.

Student must have a basic set of pottery tools, or if you want a fancy set with apron, a towel or apron, and a notebook for glazing. 

Independent Studio time available most Saturday afternoons. 
$5 fee unless studio time is being used for a class makeup.


3 Month Session Payment Schedule
Payment by cash or check. No credit cards.
Payment may be made in full of $490 or in two installments.

Jan/Feb/Mar  $245 due last week of December to reserve your spot.
                       $245 due first week of February.

Apr/May/June$245 due last week of March to reserve your spot.
                       $245 due first week of  May.

July/Aug/Sept$245 due last week of June to reserve your spot.
                       $245 due first week of August. 

Oct/Nov/Dec  $245 due last week of September to reserve your spot.
                       $245 due first week of November.


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All work must be finished and glazed at the end of the 3 months. 
Glaze firings are done approximately every 3 weeks to cone 10 in our gas kiln.
Any work not glaze fired at the end of the session will be fired in the next kiln load.
Student (not continuing) will be contacted when pieces are ready for pick up. 
Unclaimed pottery will be held only 5 weeks after the end of the session. 

12”x12”x 12” maximum kiln firing space per month. 
Extra material usage is calculated at 40 cents per square inch.

There is no refund for missed classes.  Missed classes may be "made up" by attending another 
class time or for extra clay usage.  Extra material usage is calculated at 40 cents per square inch.

Please contact us to discuss available class space and 
any questions you may have.


More details about our studio


Foelber Pottery Gallery & Studio
706 Richmond Ave. Houston, Texas
713-529-1703