AncientWay Artisan™ Course ~ Pottery

Paleo Pottery Courses

Our Paleo Pottery Course is perfect for those who are new to Pottery. Course offers Guidance and Instruction in the areas of Basic Pottery for Beginners. You will learn primitive pottery skills, terms and technique for locating, preparing and processing your wild clay into usable vessels and more.
Classes and Course Details to be Announced.
If you are interested in taking the Paleo Pottery course email us HERE to be notified when the course schedule and details are posted.
Additional courses are currently under development with openings available for those who are interested in becoming Master Pottery Instructors. Training is available, space is limited. To inquire please contact Prairie Creek Settlement HERE.

Instructors are provided training, land and cooperation of labor assistance within the village to design and complete the projects pertaining to ones area of interest to provide instruction that benefits the community at large and preserves and/or restores beneficial customs and/or tradition that fulfills the Ubuntu Philosophy. Instructors are responsible to present the plan and the resources with which they intend to complete their proposed project. Assistance may be provided in completing the details of these plans as the founding members may contribute due to their knowledge and familiarity of the location and the resources and opportunities available to those who would be relocating. The founders of this project strive to make each and every project a success and desire to assist and help all instructors and village guests in all ways possible to accomplish their projects. All instructors and Village guests are expected to assist in the contribution of ones time and/or fruits that serve the best interest of the purpose and mission of the project as outlined in the Ubuntu Contributionism - Blueprint for Humanity "UBUNTU: If it's not good for everyone, it's no good at all" Likewise each contributing participant will derive the benefits of other participants time and/or fruits so that we can each grow and succeed our mission together.

Pottery Courses present those with a knack or a desire to create Pottery with a knowledge base to Harvest, Process, Prepare and Work Clay to form usable vessels, dishes and cookware for an earthen based lifestyle to enjoy. As a Pottery apprentice and student you can expect to be exposed to the tools and wisdom used by Master Potters along with ancient practices being rediscovered and put to use today for the good of the community at large.
 
Training Includes:
Locating and Harvesting of Wild Clay
Uses and Properties of Various Natural Clay
Various Cultural Methods of Pottery Making
Primitive/Survival Pottery
Glazing and Pottery Decor
Making a Kiln
Professional Pottery Studio Operations
And More...