Clay and Firing Fee info (for ceramics & sculpture classes):

  • Clay and clay tools are available for purchase at the front desk.

  • Clay prices: 

    • Brown stoneware: $17/bag (25 lbs)

    • White stoneware: $17/bag (25 lbs)

    • Porcelain clay: $25/bag (25 lbs)

    • Red sculpture clay: $17/bag (25 lbs)

    • Cone 10 Slip (porcelain): $20/gallon

  • Ceramic firing fees:

    • Firing = $3.75/lb for Art School clay (please note: no other clay will be fired). This price covers both a bisque and glaze firing.

    • Discounted bulk firing cards - the easiest and fastest way to pay for firing - are available for purchase at the front desk ($97.50/30 lbs = a savings of $15.00). Firing cards do not expire, and can be transferred to other students.

  • Sculpture firing fees:

    • Bisque firing = $1.50/lbfor Art School clay (please note: no other clay will be fired).

Material Lists:

A material list is a list of items, requested by the instructor, that students need to bring for a particular course. Supplies for adult classes are not generally provided by the school. If your class or workshop has a material list, it will be noted in the course catalog and listed below.

Please click on a course number below to view the material list for the class.


CER322 The Modern Figure in Ceramic Sculpture - Eisler

CER343 Wheel-Throwing Form and Design Intensive - Gear

CER344 Painting, Carving, and Surface Decoration in Porcelain and Stoneware - Gear



VPAP057 The World of Collage - Finck


CUL133 Yoga - Pilo

MSC133 Sugar Flowers - Dhawan


DRA080 Drawing with Ink - Guilfoyle

DRA095 ONLINE! Drawing Basics - Theroux 

DRA099 ONLINE! Drawing: Beyond Basics - Theroux 

DRA103 Figure Drawing: Short & Long Pose - Bailey

DRA105 Step Beyond Basics - Theroux

DRA106 Draw Along, Life Drawing - Traptcheva


JEL071 Precious Metal Clay Jewelry - Sloan

JEL087 Basic Bling - Tokoly

JEL088 Jewelry Techniques and Design - Tokoly



PAI115 The Blank Canvas - Guilfoyle

PAI126 Painting & Drawing: A Guided Exploration - King

PAI133 Anyone Can Paint - Wilson

PAI137 Portraits & More - Robinson

PAI144 Painting with Mixed Media - Traptcheva

PAI147 Color & Process - Schneider

PAI149 Painting from Start to Finish - Theroux

PAI152 A Beginner's Guide to Abstraction - Schaefer

PAI155 Introduction to Soft Pastel - Bailey

PAI159 Landscape Painting - Schneider

VPAI141 Driven to Abstraction - Schaefer


WAT101 Exploring Watercolor Techniques - Lu

WAT106 Wading Through Watercolor - Conte

VWAT102 Chinese Brush Painting: A Different Approach - Chang


VPHO046 ONLINE! Fine Art Digital Printing - Gans


VPRI085 ONLINE! Printmaking at Home - Thackray


WKS075 Tell your Story Through Bookmaking - Theroux

WKS387 Cone 10 Reduction Firing - Dehnert

WKS583 Drawing the Figure for Life, Memory and Knowledge - Angresano

WKS704 Sensational Stained Glass - Vangieri

WKS841 Forged Textured Earrings and Hair Pin Bracelets - Tokoly

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The Art School at Old Church and Mikhail Zakin Gallery
Phone: 201-767-7160
Fax: 201-767-0497
561 Piermont Rd
Demarest, NJ 07627
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