Oklahoma Contemporary
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Workshops

SUMMER SESSION IS ALMOST HERE!

Member Registration | June 3 at 10 a.m.

General Registration | June 10 at 10 a.m.



This isn't your typical wine-and-paint workshop! Join Studio School for an evening of grown-up fun. No art skills needed, but you can flex those social muscles as you pick up a new art-making skill. 21+ only, please. All supplies are included!

Interested in more than a single-night workshop? See all classes here.


Workshop Refund Policy
A full refund (100%) is issued only if a refund request is made at least 10 business days prior to the workshop. Requests must be made via email to studioschool@okcontemp.org No refund (0%) will be issued if a refund request is made within 10 business days prior to the workshop. No refunds will be issued if participants can't attend the rain date. Those ineligible for a refund may request an acknowledgment of a tax-deductible contribution in the amount of the unused tuition.

When signing up for a workshop, all students agree to abide by the policies set forth in the Student Handbook.


Workshop | Make Ceramic Jewelry With Your Mom

  • Date 2-4:30 p.m., Sunday, May 12
  • Cost $65
  • Location Main Building | In Honor of Bryan and Kendall Hall Studio 2
  • Instructor / Presenter Maranda Loughln
  • Age Requirements 21+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org
SP24 Earrings

Sold out! Please join our waitlist.

Registration closes on May 6.

Make ceramic earrings with the person who mothers you best! You both will make a pair of earrings and a pendant using underglazes, paint pens and fun patterns. Hang out, laugh and make something fun to wear. It's better than brunch.

The price is for one spot. If you want to bring someone as a gift, purchase two spots.

You will pick up your fired and glazed earrings in about two weeks. Don't worry, we will call you when it's ready!

If the workshop is postponed due to weather or unforeseen instructor circumstances, the rain date is May 19.

Workshop | Mom Night on the Wheel!

  • Date 7-9 p.m., Friday, May 10
  • Cost $140
  • Location The Studios | Lynda and Chuck Nelson Wheel Throwing Studio
  • Instructor / Presenter Liv Egan
  • Age Requirements 21+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org
Close up view of hands manipulating clay on a wheel

Sold out! Please join our waitlist.

Spend a night hanging out with the person who mothers you the best, no matter who they are! You and your mom or mom equivalent will laugh and have fun while learning to use the potter's wheel and making a small bowl. No experience necessary and it's more fun than brunch.

The purchase price is for TWO spots. So you and your mom only need one ticket.

Pick up your fired and finished bowl in about two weeks. Don't worry we will call you when it's ready.

If the workshop is postponed due to weather or unforeseen instructor circumstances, the rain date is May 31.

Workshop | Make A Ceramic Salt and Peppa Shaker

  • Date 6-9 p.m., Thursday, May 16
  • Cost $65
  • Location The Studios | Flex Studio
  • Instructor / Presenter Kat Myers
  • Age Requirements 21+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org
SP24 Salt Peppa

Registration closes May 13.

You need salt; you need pepper. Make something fun to hold them!

Pick up your fired and ready shakers in about two weeks. Don't worry we will call you when they're ready.

If the workshop is postponed due to weather or unforeseen instructor circumstances, the rain date is May 30.

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Workshop | Raku (5/19 + 6/2)

  • Date 12:30-3 p.m., Sunday, May 19 and Sunday, June 2
  • Cost $95
  • Location The Studios | Kim and Steve Bruno Hand Building Studio
  • Instructor / Presenter Liv Egan
  • Age Requirements 21+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org
Image of a fire blazing over the top of a barrel

Registration closes May 13.

Join us for a two-day, hands-on workshop as we dive into the topic of Raku ceramics. Together, we'll explore traditional Japanese Raku as it relates to religious and cultural practices and its later expression among American ceramicists in the mid-1900s. During the first workshop session, you'll use hand building techniques to create tea bowls. We'll meet the following weekend to glaze and fire your works using the Raku process.

This in-person workshop will take place outside and the Raku process can be messy, so dress accordingly. Open to students of all levels. All materials and tools are included.

If the workshop is postponed due to weather or unforeseen instructor circumstances, the rain date is June 9.

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Workshop | Make A Ceramic Flower Frog and then Arrange Flowers in Your Frog

  • Date 6:00-8:30 p.m., Friday, April 26 and 6-7:30 p.m., Friday, May 10
  • Cost $80
  • Location The Studios | Flex Studio
  • Instructor / Presenter Isa Rodriguez + Cass Watson
  • Age Requirements 21+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org
SP24 Flower Frog

Registration closes April 22.

A flower frog is not an actual frog. Ribbit. It's a thing that holds flower stems. If you kiss a flower frog a prince may or may not appear. Ribbit. This is a two-part workshop. Ribbit. Ribbit. On the first date you will make your ceramic flower frog. On the second date you will learn to arrange flowers using the frog you made and using a vessel or vase from home. Details about recommended vessels (vases, bowls, whatever you have at home) will be included in your welcome letter.

If the workshop is postponed due to weather or unforeseen instructor circumstances, the rain date is May 3 + May 17.

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Workshop | Make a Ceramic Vase and Then Learn to Arrange Flowers for That Vase!

  • Date 6:00-9 p.m., Friday, February 23 and 7-8:30 p.m., Friday, March 8
  • Cost $80
  • Location The Studios | Flex Studio
  • Instructor / Presenter Liz Parham
  • Age Requirements 21+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org
Flowers arranged in a green ceramic box

This two-evening workshop combines hand building clay techniques and flower arranging skills. In the first session you will hand build a ceramic vase. In the second session you will learn how to arrange flowers for your new vase.

Registration closes Feb. 19

If the workshop is postponed due to weather or unforeseen instructor circumstances, the rain date is March 1 and March 15.

Hours

Monday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Tuesday

Wednesday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Location

Visit us at 11 NW 11th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: 405 951 0000
Fax: 405 951 0003
info@okcontemp.org

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P.O. Box 3062
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

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