Handmade pottery created by Susan Gerr of Birch Mountain Pottery

Handmade pottery and pottery classes and workshops by Susan Gerr of Birch Mountain Pottery


Birch Mountain Pottery offers a variety of classes and workshops for adults, children and special interest groups.

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Adult Pottery Classes: Discover the joy of creating with clay! Evening classes are offered in 8 week sessions which meet for 2 1/2 hours each week. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced classes are available and expose students to a wide range of handbuilding, wheelthrowing extruder and decorating methods and techniques.

New sessions start in September, January, April and June. Call or email for current schedule and registration form.

Susan Gerr tutors a pupil at one of her student workshops Children's Pottery Classes:

  • Birthday Party: 1 1/2 - 2 hour pottery class for children ages 7 and up. Minimum 8 children, maximum 12.
  • Girl Scout/Boy Scout/Homeschooler: One time workshops or ongoing classes tailored to meet individual requirements and goals of the group.

Special Interest: Workshop opportunities are available and may be tailored to your group's specific needs.


Upcoming Shows and Special Events

Mug Day 2014

MUG DAY Spring Open Hous 2015
Celebrating our 30th year as Your Local Potter
Find your Soul Mug!
Saturday, May 2nd 10-4

Please join us in celebrating the beginning of our 30th year at Birch Mountain Pottery by kicking off the celebratory year with our Annual MUG DAY Spring Open House.

Featured of course, will be over 200 mugs of every style, color and shape for you to select your perfect "Soul Mug". Coffee, tea or your favorite hot or cold beverage really does taste better in pottery.

There will also be a complete range of new work just out of the kiln for spring including teapots, vases, planters, casseroles, trays, garlic roasters, olive oil pitchers and much more! Many great ideas for Mother's Day.

There will be live music from 11-1 with local guitarist Jim Harkins. Homemade refreshments will be served and other select vendors will have their work available.

Free admission.

For more info call 860 875-0149

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