Studio Special

40$ for 1.5hr

Hand-building Only

Appointments Only



Learn the basics of pinch pots, coil building and slab rolling.  Sculpture and Functional.  Stamps and texture will be thoroughly explored.  

Finishing and Glazing.  Self directed projects.  Prerequisite for wheel throwing.  ALL INCLUSIVE

AGES 6 -16 

200$ 6 SESSIONS   

SATURDAYS 2:30-4:30 


​*March 16, 23, 30 April 6,13, 20

*April  27 May 4, 11, 18, 25, 1

​*June 8

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Private lessons  $65/hour per person

Adel deValcourt loves to teach all ages and all levels of students, especially beginners!  No experience needed.  Her specialty is a combination of wheel throwing and hand building.  Sculpture is encouraged.  Adel glazes your work and ships back to you.  Beautiful studio to play in!!

   "I really enjoyed this class. Lots of opportunity for creating different objects. Adel is experienced, helpful, patient, makes good suggestions. I want to take this class again." Patty Sciarotta

adult Handbuilding


 Learn the basics of throwing on the potters wheel.  Starting at a manage-able pace, we will learn the steps to get a keeper on the wheel.  Trimming, attaching handles and glazing.  Try a raised wheel for back issues.  Self directed projects. Open to Ambitious Beginners. 


260$  6 classes   Wednesdays  5:30-8:30pm


*March  20, 27 April 3, 10, 17, 24

​ *May 1

adult Hand building  



Learn the basics of pinch pots, coil building and slab rolling.  Stamps and texture will be thoroughly explored.  Finishing and Glazing.  Self directed projects.  Prerequisite for wheel throwing. ALL INCLUSIVE

 260$  6 classes    Tuesday / Thursday 9:30am-12:30


*January 8

*February 5

*March 12

*April 9

​*May 7


Wheel Throwing

Learn how to build bigger and more adventurous forms. Carving and sculpting.  Stamp making, surface design. Exploring more glazes and stains. ALL INCLUSIVE

260$  6 classes     Mondays  5:30-8:30pm​

*January 7,14, 21,28 Feb 4

*March 18, 25 April 8,15, 22, 29

* May 6

 2019 © Hand Star Clay Studio

NEW firing fee

Make work at home with the clay we sell and we will fire it for you! call us for more details!

Open Studio Hours

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Sundays 2pm-8

(unless there is a workshop or class scheduled)


Ages 8 and up

150$ Three Sessions

2hrs each Session

​Call for Appointment

Want to learn how to glaze?  

Join one of our Group Classes

Date Night

140$  Two Hours for two.  Hand Building or Wheel Throwing  (120$ savings)

Let Adel do the hard parts for you!  She prepares the clay, trims and cleans your work to be fired as well as application of glazes, in your color choices.   Process takes up to 3 weeks.

Have a glass of wine or beer and get creative with a seasoned professional artist/educator.  

Call us to make an appointment!  296-7292



Payment in advance 


Contact us to schedule your next class!

​337-296-7292 or