Under the Oaks is a quaint, independently-owned pottery center and gift shop. Browse through our shop and you will be sure to find something very unique for yourself or a special gift for someone special.
Open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Winter Adult Pottery Classes!

Limited space, sign up today!
919-556-7864

Wheel Throwing
Monday Evenings, 7:00 - 9:30 Thursday Evenings, 7:00 - 9:30
February 23 - March 30, 2015 February 26 - April 2, 2015

Handbuilding
Monday Evenings, 7:00-9:30 Thursday Mornings, 9:30 - 12:00
February 23 - March 30, 2015 February 26 - April 2, 2015

Thursday Evenings, 7:00 - 9:30
February 26 - April 2, 2015

Cost: $125 for 6 weeks, $25 deposit
Includes: 25lb bag of clay, glaze, instruction, and firings
Additional $10 charge to purchase your own clay tools
Wheel Throwing, taught by Jim Bell
In this class you will learn the beginning stages of using the potters wheel. You will learn to center the clay and pull it up into a number of forms such as small bowls, vases, mugs, or plates. You will also learn to glaze your pieces using a variety of techniques. You will complete about 10 - 15 pieces.

Handbuilding, taught by Tricia Bell
This class works with clay without the potters wheel. We will gain experience with pinch pots, coiling, slab building, and extruding clay to make unique and functional pottery. You will also learn how to glaze your pieces with a variety of techniques. You will complete about 12 - 15 pieces.

Christmas Open House

Saturday, November 22nd, 10am - 6pm
Sunday, November 23rd, 1pm - 5pm
Handmade Pottery, Fair Trade Gifts, Spirit Balls, Windchimes, and much more!
Free refreshments and a free drawing for great prizes.
Come start your Christmas season at Under The Oaks
2033 Wait Ave
Wake Forest, NC 27587
919-556-7864

PotteryFest 2014!

The 12th Annual Pottery Fest is coming up!
Saturday, September 13th, 9am-5pm
Under The Oaks
2033 Wait Ave
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Stop by for demonstrations, children's activities, live music, food and fun!
Rain date:
Sunday, September 14th, 10am-5pm
For more information, call 919-556-7864
For directions, see our contact page