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

Holiday 2014 Saturday, Dec. 6th 10 a.m. (snowdate Dec. 7th)
29th Annual Holiday Open Studio

Join us in celebrating the season at our Annual Open House at Birch Mountain Pottery.

The shop is stocked full of handcrafted, functional and decorative pottery made on the premises. The work of other area craftspeople and artisans is also available in our showroom including baskets, jewelery, paintings, photography, weaving and more! What better place to find a unique gift for a unique person.

Free refreshments, live music this year from 11-1 with Jazzman David Elwell. Free ornament to first 20 families.

Please join us in this annual community event.

For more information call: (860) 875-0149

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