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Greenwich House is a place where creativity is celebrated. The Music School, Pottery, After-School and Summer Camp programs are designed to transform education in the arts and provide emerging artists opportunities to showcase their work. As an important contributor to the arts in New York, Greenwich House’s commitment to educational and artistic excellence remains as strong today as it was at its founding, over 100 years ago. These programs continue to thrive because they represent hubs for New Yorkers to be creative in a supportive environment, to learn and help shape their craft. Greenwich House Music and Pottery have programs for anyone who wishes to learn and grow, regardless of age or skill. The schools offer children’s classes, private lessons, adult classes, ensembles, concerts, recitals and exhibitions with the goal of fully serving the community. The After-School and Summer Arts Camp programs expand the creative capacities of children and teens year round, inspiring a new generation of artists and arts lovers. Join us at Greenwich House and transform the way you think about and experience art.
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Greenwich House After-School and Summer Arts Camp 27 Barrow Street New York, New York 10014 E: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com T: 212-242-4140 ext. 263 www.greenwichhouse.org/ after_school
Greenwich House Music (GHMS) 46 Barrow Street New York, New York 10014 E: firstname.lastname@example.org T: 212-242-4770 www.greenwichhouse.org/music Facebook.com/greenwichhousemusicschool Twitter.com/GHMusicSchool
Greenwich House Pottery (GHP) 16 Jones Street New York, New York 10014 E: email@example.com T: 212-242-4106 www.greenwichhouse.org/gh_pottery Facebook.com/greenwichhousepottery Twitter.com/ghpottery
“I love Greenwich House! I always make so many awesome new friends.”
after-school & summer — Milena Andria-Reese
We at the Greenwich House After-School and Summer Arts Camp programs (formerly located at the Children’s Aid Society’s Philip Coltoff Center) are thrilled to serve the children and families of the West village community. Our unique variety of summer and schoolyear arts classes for children and teens reflect Greenwich House’s longstanding tradition of excellence in community programs. We believe that teaching children is a tremendous responsibility, and are committed to ensuring that every student has an enriching and safe learning experience. Our teachers, most of whom are working artists with expertise in their fields, come with unparalleled enthusiasm and passion for working with children. We look forward to welcoming and meeting the wonderful families of the community this coming year! Antonia Smith Senior Program Director, Greenwich House After-School and Summer Arts Camp
Omar Amores Program Director, Greenwich House After-School and Summer Arts Camp
After-School Term Dates Fall: September 9 – December 13, 2013 Winter: January 2 – March 28, 2014 Spring: March 31 – June 25, 2014
Children’s Classes While most classes are artsbased, no prior experience is necessary, only an interest to learn! Children’s Classes for ages K-8. Extensive course descriptions and program directors’ bios are available at www.greenwich house.org/after_school Call 212-242-4140, ext. 263 for more information and scheduling. Costs are based on a 12-week term unless otherwise noted.
after-school & summer
Dear Friends and Neighbors,
Classes are offered after school Monday through Friday from 4:00-5:30 pm, extended hours available. Prior to the start of classes, children gather at around 3:30 pm for snack and general homework help.
Ages 6 and up Call for cost Private 1/2-hr piano lessons are available during after-school time M-F. Registration includes 12 lessons per session. Please call to register: 212-242-4140 x263.
M(BA) Basketball Ages 9 and up Tamain Trice, $370
T(CA) Cartoon Art All Ages Brendan Leach, $370
M(P1) Pottery 1 Ages 5-7, $370 M(P3) Pottery 3 Ages 9-11 Michelle Sholtis, $370 M(P4) Pottery 4 Ages 12-up, $370
M(PP) Printmaking and Puppetry
All Ages Sally Young, $370 M(RO) Kid’s Lab:Science All Ages Rebecca Maldonado, $370 M(HH) Homework Help All Ages $75 per term
T(CH) Chess Club All Ages, $370 T(KC) Kid’s Club All Ages, $320 T(MM) Mixed Media Arts All Ages Sally Young, $370 T(SO) Super Soccer Stars Ages 5-7, $445 T(TG) Theatre Games All Ages Aamira Welthy, $370 T(HH) Homework Help All Ages $75 per term WEDNESDAY W(GA) Advanced Gaming All Ages Rebecca Maldonado, $370 W(MS) Multi Sports Ages 6 and up Tamain Trice, $370
W(P2) Pottery 2 Ages 7-9 Michelle Sholtis, $370
TH(WW) Woodworking Ages 8 and up Sally Young, $370
W(PDS) Painting, Drawing
TH(HH) Homework Help All Ages $75 per term
W(HH) Homework Help All Ages $75 per term
All Ages Sally Young, $370
THURSDAY TH(CBC) Comic Book
Ages 8 and up Brendan Leach, $370 TH(KC) Kid’s Club All Ages, $320 TH(KL) Kid’s Lab: Science All Ages Rebecca Maldonado, $370 TH(SO) Super Soccer Stars Ages 8-11 TBD, $445 TH(SW) Sewing and
Ages 7 and up Rafat Ansari, $370
Walkover and Extended Day Services
Walkover services are available from PS 3, PS 41, Our Lady of Pompeii and Little Red School House. If your child attends a different school, please inquire about walkover service by calling 212-242-4140, ext. 263.
Ages 8 and up Sally Young, $370
Extended day supervision is available until 6:00 pm. Walkover fee and Extended Day Fee: $60.00 each per term
F(BA) Basketball Ages 5-8 Tamain Trice, $370
Holiday Camp Programs
F(CC) Chess Club All Ages, $370 F(TG) Theatre Games All Ages Aamira Welthy, $370 F(YO) Yoga All Ages Michelle Sholtis, $370 F(HH) Homework Help All Ages $75 per term
During winter and spring breaks and public school holidays, we offer full day programs that include arts, enrichment activities, games, sports, and field trips to museums, theatres and other New York City attractions. Program Hours: 8:30 – 4:30 pm $60.00 Extended Day: 4:30 – 6:00 pm $20.00
Registration Details After-School registration is available online at: http://www.greenwichhouse.org/ after_school/registration
We reserve the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment. A full refund will be issued for any cancelled classes. We do not allow guests to attend classes. Permission for your child/children to go home alone must be made in writing.
All registrations are first-come first-served unless otherwise noted. We do not save places in classes or automatically reenroll your child in any program. Registration continues until classes are full.
If your child participates in walkovers and is absent from school, notification of their absence is required. We will remove any child from the walkover/escorts who endangers the safety of others.
Registration fee and tuition must be paid in advance.
If you choose the extended day service, your child MUST be picked up by 6:00 pm. Prior notice is required if you are going to be late; a fee of $10 for every 10 minutes late will be charged if your child is not picked up on time without prior notice.
Finance charges are applied to late payments. A prorated refund is available to students who drop a class before the third week of the session. Refunds will not be issued after the third week of classes. There are no make-up classes due to absences.
Register in person, online or by phone at 212-242-4140, ext. 263. Classes are divided into three 12-week terms with an additional 8-week summer term.
after-school & summer
Holiday Camps Greenwich House After-school follows the New York City public school calendar. On holidays when schools are closed, a special holiday camp program is available. Register online at www. greenwichhouse.org/after_ school/holiday-camps
Greenwich House accepts cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Amex and Discover. There is a return check fee of $35.
Students may enroll for lessons and classes as space and schedules permit at any time during the year. Tuition will be prorated for the remainder of that term if registering after the first week.
GHAS grants scholarship aid on the basis of both need and merit. An application for an After-School scholarship must be submitted by July 15; scholarships for Summer Camp are due April 4th. Notification is made before the first week of classes.
September 9 October 14 October 22 October 31 November 5 November 11 November 28 – 29 December 13 December 16- 20 December 23 – January 1 January 2 January 20 February 17 – 21 March 28 March 31 April 14 – 22 May 26 June 25 July 7 – August 29
Fall Term Begins Columbus Day, School Closed Greenwich House Arts Gala at City Winery* Halloween Party Election Day, School Closed (Full Day Holiday Camp Offered) Veterans Day, School Closed (Full Day Holiday Camp Offered) Thanksgiving, School Closed Fall Term Ends Winter Program Offered (After-School Hours) Winter Recess, No Classes Winter Term and Summer Camp Registration Begin Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, School Closed Midwinter Recess, School Closed (Full Day Holiday Camp Offered) Winter Term Ends Spring Term Begins Spring Recess, School Closed (Full Day Holiday Camp Offered) Memorial Day, School Closed Spring Term Ends Summer Camp
During weather emergencies, the After-School closes in accordance with the NYC public school system, as broadcast on the radio and local TV news. In these cases, the schools will attempt to provide, but cannot guarantee, make-up classes. *Join us at the Greenwich House Arts Gala in support of scholarships, public school outreach, exhibitions and concerts.
summer arts camp
Participating in The Greenwich House Summer Arts Camp is a great way to continue learning and exploring in a fun, safe environment. Children and young teens work in art studios run by talented and creative staff. All levels of art experience are welcome; the only requirement is a sincere interest in the visual arts! Greenwich House Summer Arts Camp is geared for young people ages 7-14
Camp Dates July 7 – August 29, 2014
Greenwich House Music School (GHMS) is honored to serve our West Village community, continuing 108 years of instilling excellence to student musicians and artists. Our distinguished faculty teaches and performs at some of the world’s finest institutions and music venues. Legendary pianist German Diez serves as chair of the piano department, mentoring generations of musicians with a level of artistic merit unparalleled in the world of community music schools.
We serve our community through diverse programs, including private and group instruction in piano, violin, cello, viola, woodwinds, guitar, drums and voice, as well as early childhood programs in dance visual arts and movement. Faculty is comprised of seasoned professionals relying on a curriculum that fosters the transition from early childhood programs into private or group instruction. We encourage students to maintain a life-long connection with GHMS, returning year after year to continue their studies. We hope you will join us!
Rachel Black Director, Greenwich House Music School
Term Dates Fall: September 9 – December 2, 2013 Winter: December 3, 2013 – March 10, 2014 Spring: March 11 – June 16, 2014 Summer: June 23 – August 1, 2014
Children’s Classes Extensive course descriptions and faculty bios are available at www.greenwichhouse.org/ music Call 212-242-4770 for more information and scheduling. Costs based on a 12-week term unless otherwise noted.
Music, Art and Play
Medley of the Arts I
Medley of the Arts II
D Sign up for Music II and
Age 2 by December 1, 2013 Thursday 9:45 – 11:15 am $594 Age 2 by September 1, 2013 Thursday 10:30 am – 12:00 pm $594
Ages 3-4 Thursday 2:45 – 3:30 pm $360
Age 3 Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:45 am – 12:15 pm $2293 per trimester/ $6879 per annum
Music Together for Infants and Toddlers
Ages 6 months to 2 years Tuesday 10:00 – 10:45 am Tuesday 11:00 – 11:45 am Tuesday 4:30 – 5:15 pm $378 $38 Materials fee per trimester
Dear Friends and Neighbors,
Ages 3-4 Thursday 3:30 – 4:15 pm $360
D Sign up for Music I and Art I Music II*
Ages 5-6 Thursday 3:30 – 4:15 pm $360 *Pre-instrument class designed to lead to private instruction.
Ages 5-6 Thursday 4:15 – 5:00 pm $360 Art II for $594
Young Artists Workshop
Ages 7, 8 and 9 Wednesday 4:00 – 5:00 pm $330
Ages 6 and up Thursday 4:30 – 5:30 pm $330 *Musical Theater class is designed to teach singing, acting and dancing, along with character analysis and improvisation, concluding with a year-end performance for friends and family.
Tuesday 5:00 – 5:45 pm Please call 212-242-4770 for further details.
— Niara Medford
Suzuki Method for Violin Pre-Twinkle thru Book 1
Ages 3-12 Call 212-242-4770 for details A method of instruction and philosophy based on the belief that all children are innately talented. Pieces are learned by ear and played from memory. Note reading is incorporated later on in the child’s training, when the child begins to read words. Parent, teacher and
child are all active participants in the learning process, and parents must be willing to attend lessons. In addition to individual lessons, young Suzuki students are required to attend a repertoire class to strengthen their musicality and ensemble playing skills. 30-Minute Lessons + Repertoire Class $697 per trimester ($58 per lesson)
Weekly private lessons are offered in piano*, violin, viola, cello, voice, clarinet, flute, guitar, banjo, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums and harp. Children as young as five may study piano, violin and cello. More maturity is required to study brass, guitar, harp, woodwinds and voice. Students enrolling in two courses of private instruction receive a 10% discount on the second course. Families enrolling more than one student receive a 10% discount for each additional student. Terms are 12 weeks unless otherwise indicated. Call 212-242-4770 to schedule. *Piano Maintenance Fee (Piano students only) $10 per trimester
30-Minute Lessons $672 per trimester ($56 per lesson) 45-Minute Lessons $768 per trimester ($64 per lesson) 60-Minute Lessons $852 per trimester ($71 per lesson)
Piano Performance Workshop**
Scheduled by Music Department 45-Minute Lessons $768 per term 60-Minute Lessons $852 per term
Adult Group Keyboard
Call 212-242-4770 for class day and time Stephen Olsen $252
Adult Group Guitar
Saturday 12:00 – 1:00 pm Robert Dellureficio $252
Classical Chamber Music** Wednesday TBD Lynn Bechtold $342
Jazz Vocal Workshop** Tuesday 7:00 – 8:30 pm Lucy Galliher $360
Alternate Saturdays 3:00 – 5:00 pm German Diez $189
Music Theory and Solfége for Advanced Students
Wednesday 7:30 – 9:00 pm Jayn Rosenfeld $342 **50% discount for registered private instruction students
“I love playing the violin. It can be hard, but my instructor makes it fun.”
Private Music Lessons for Children and Adults
We encourage students to participate in recitals, held monthly on Fridays at 8:00 pm for senior students and Saturdays at 1:30 pm for junior students. The Annual Gala Recital in May features students who have demonstrated exceptional progress over the course of the year. All recitals and workshops take place in Renee Weiler Concert Hall at Greenwich House Music School.
Summer Medley of the Arts
Ages 3 and 4 Monday to Thursday 9:30 am – 12:30 pm $1800
Little Theater Workshop
Ages 5 and 6 Monday to Thursday 1:30 – 4:30 pm $1800
Ages 3½ to 4 Wednesday 3:00 – 3:45 pm Beth Bradford $378
Ages 4½ to 5 Wednesday 3:45 – 4:30 pm Beth Bradford $378
Ages 11 and up Monday 4:30 – 5:30 pm Beth Bradford $420
Ages 12 and up Monday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Beth Bradford $420
Ages 11 and up Monday 6:30 – 7:30 pm Beth Bradford $420 per term
Please call 212-242-4770 for more information.
Ages 6 and 7 Wednesday 4:30 – 5:30 pm Beth Bradford $420 Ages 8 and 9 Wednesday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Beth Bradford $420
Ages 9½ to 10 Monday 3:30 – 4:30 pm Beth Bradford $420
(Students registered in Advanced Intermediate Ballet are eligible for a reduced rate.)
Movement for Adults Pilates
Certified instructor Beth Bradford discovered the Pilates Method through her dance training. Pilates helped Beth remain injury free, and now she loves to share her knowledge with others. Monday and/or Friday 8:00 – 9:00 am $240 for once a week/ per 12 week term $432 for twice a week/ per 12 week term
Beginning June 23, 2014
Summer Dance Programming Programs
“We love Ms. Beth, and can’t wait to perform for our friends and family!”
— Lillian Redding
Register in person at 46 Barrow Street or by phone at 212-242-4770, Monday â€“ Friday 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Classes are divided into three 12-week terms with an additional 6-week summer term.
Greenwich House accepts cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Amex and Discover. There is a return check fee of $35.
Students may enroll for lessons and classes, as space and schedules permit, at any time during the year. Tuition will be prorated for the remainder of that term if registering after the first week. Annual non-refundable registration fee: $25 per individual, $30 per family. Registration fee and tuition must be paid in advance. Finance charges are applied to late payments.
There is no refund of tuition for student absence. If a teacher is absent, a makeup lesson or substitute teacher will be arranged. If the instructor is not able to offer a make-up class, the school will issue a credit to the student.
In keeping with long-standing tradition, GHMS grants scholarship aid on the basis of both need and merit. Students are eligible for scholarship aid after having studied at the school for one full year. An application for a scholarship must be submitted by July 15. Notification is made before the first week of classes. the following funds generously support our students:
The BBC Block Association Bill Sledge Scholarship Fund Elly Bontempo Scholarship Fund Esther Selinsky Scholarship Fund German Diez Piano Scholarship Fund Mary Flagler Cary Scholarship Fund Mary Mueller Scholarship Fund Rosalie Hertz Scholarship Fund Sam Reiner Scholarship Fund for Cello Stephanie Takacs Scholarship Fund
If a student withdraws before the end of the fourth week of the current term, he/ she will be charged for the lessons taken, plus two additional lessons. No refund will be made after the fourth week. GHMS reserves the right to discontinue any student who falls behind in his/her payments, has three unexcused absences for the term or is constantly tardy. Any student who shows a lack of interest, behaves in a rude or abusive fashion, or does not demonstrate active progress in their studies according to the teacherâ€™s assessment may have their lessons discontinued.
Rachel Black Margaret Cramer events manager: Jaison Coles administrative assistant: Suzanne Jones Director:
November 5 November 27-29 December 3 December 21-January 1 January 2 January 20 February 17 March 11 April 12-22 April 23 May 26 June 16 June 23 â€“ August 1
* Join us at the Greenwich House Arts Gala in support of scholarships, public school outreach, exhibitions and concerts.
During weather emergencies, the Music School closes in accordance with the NYC public school system, as broadcast on the radio and local TV news. In these cases, the schools will attempt to provide, but cannot guarantee, make-up classes.
Special Events Music School Concerts and Special Presentations
Fall Term Begins Yom Kippur, School Closed Columbus Day, School Closed Greenwich House Arts Gala at City Winery* Election Day, School Open Thanksgiving, School Closed Winter Term Begins Holiday Recess, No Classes Classes Resume Martin Luther King Jr. Day, School Closed Presidentâ€™s Day, School Closed Spring Term Begins Spring Recess, No Classes Classes Resume Memorial Day, School Closed Spring Term Summer Term Begins
September 9 September 14 October 14 October 22
Greenwich House Music School is not only an educational institution, but also a cultural destination. We are pleased to feature the work of many musicians, artists, playwrights, actors, painters, poets, dancers and authors throughout the year. Our events have been reviewed in the New York Times, Village Voice and Wall Street Journal. Check www.greenwichhouse.org/music, follow us on Twitter, or like us on Facebook for additional information and artist bios.
Hold your next concert, birthday party, lecture, celebration or private event at the Music School. Facilities Rental Information
For rates and availability please contact Jaison Coles, Events Manager, at 212-242-4770 during business hours, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Practice Room Rentals
20’5 x 15’ stage 46 Barrow Street Present your concert, reading or event at our Renee Weiler Concert Hall, located on the 2nd floor of GHMS, conveniently located a few blocks from the Christopher Street and West 4th Street subway stations. With a 20’ wide x 15’ deep stage that contains two Steinway Model B pianos (can be removed if necessary) and seating for up to 74 guests; the hall combines excellent acoustics with an intimate atmosphere to accommodate all forms of artistic expression. Green room with bathroom, modest lighting and sound are available with rental.
46 Barrow Street Our 14 practice rooms are available for rental at $10 an hour, with a one-time registration fee of $25. All rooms have pianos. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis, with a minimum room rental of one hour. Practice rooms are generally open from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. Evening availability is contingent on live performances in the Renee Weiler Concert Hall.
Conference Room 20’6” x 13’ 6” Music, 46 Barrow Street A large and open space (21’ x 14’), our conference room has seating available for 10-14 people, and is an ideal setting for local business or community group meetings. Adjacent to our double-wide brownstone’s patio garden, this space is also perfect for artist receptions pre or post-concert.
Our beautiful backyard patio garden is available for receptions, cocktail parties and small open-air concerts. This picturesque brownstone enclosure has a seating capacity of up to 70, or can welcome up to 120 for a cocktail reception. With beautiful flowering cherry and dogwood trees shading our original brick patio, and plenty of space (36’ x 24’), the garden is also perfect for children’s birthday parties. Parents with children enrolled in any of our programs receive a 50% discount on rental fees. The garden can be rented separately, or in conjunction with the Renee Weiler Concert Hall for an additional fee.
Renee Weiler Concert Hall
Greenwich House Pottery, the oldest non-profit in the country dedicated to the inquiry and advancement of the ceramic arts, has become an internationally recognized center for ceramics offering a diverse program of classes, exhibitions, Artist-in-Residency, lectures, Masters workshops and community outreach, with a goal to meet the needs of newcomers, amateurs and professional artists alike. Founded in 1909, its unique history encompasses the evolution of American Ceramics, starting as a craft program at Greenwich House and quickly becoming a hub of the post-war studio crafts movement.
With the largest ceramic faculty of any educational facility, GHP has something for everyone. Greenwich House Pottery serves hundreds of students and thousands of visitors each year. Please join us to experience the uniqueness of the craft.
“Working with clay excites me and pushes me constantly in new directions.”
— Elizabeth Mazza
Adam Welch Director, Greenwich House Pottery
Term Dates Fall: September 9 – December 7, 2013 Winter: January 2 – March 26, 2014 Spring: March 31 – June 23, 2014 Summer: July 7 – August 14, 2014
Dear Friends and Neighbors,
We offer a ceramics program for every level of practice—covering wheel throwing, handbuilding, slip-casting and interdisciplinary topics over three twelve-week terms and one six-week summer term. Tuition includes access to open studio, clay and glaze. Firing fees paid separately.
Adult Classes Extensive course descriptions and faculty bios are available at www.greenwichhousepottery.org
Interdisciplinary and Special Topics
These courses focus on unique or specialized techniques and processes.
Mold-Making & Slip-Casting
3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 9-week sessions $615 S1 Thursday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Hiroe Hanazono S2 Thursday 6:00 – 10:00 pm Hiroe Hanazono
S3 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Kate Missett September 11 – October 16, 2013 $310
Radical Texture: Pinching Out
S4 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Suzy Goodelman October 23 – December 4, 2013 $310
Overglaze Techniques: Majolica, China Paint, Luster*
S5 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Kate Missett January 8 – February 12, 2014 $310
Naked Clay: Unglazed Surfaces* S6 Wednesday 6:45 pm – 9:45 pm Suzy Goodelman February 19 – March 26, 2014 $310
Sources of Inspiration
S7 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Kate Missett April 2 – May 7, 2014 $310
Lamps: Bring in the Light* S8 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Suzy Goodelman May 14 – June 18, 2014 $310 *May require additional materials available in our store
Potter’s Wheel Beginning 3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 12-week session $615 6-week session $310
W1 Monday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Joanie Turbek A: September 9 – October 21, 2013 B: October 28 – December 2, 2013 C: January 6 – February 10, 2014 ($260) D: February 24 – March 24, 2014 ($260) E: March 31 – May 5, 2014 F: May 12 – June 23, 2014 W2 Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Julie Terestman W3 Tuesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Whittney Klann A: September 10 – October 15, 2013 B: October 22 – November 26, 2013 C: January 7 – February 11, 2014 D: February 18 – March 25, 2014 E: April 1 – May 6, 2014 F: May 13 – June 17, 2014 W4 Wednesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Eve Behar A: September 11 – October 16, 2013 B: October 23 – November 27, 2013 C: January 8 – February 12, 2014 D: February 19 – March 26, 2014 E: April 2 – May 7, 2014 F: May 14 – June 18, 2014
W5 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Elise Siegel A: September 11 – October 16, 2013 B: October 23 – December 4, 2013 C: January 8 – February 12, 2014 D: February 19 – March 26, 2014 E: April 2 – May 7, 2014 F: May 14 – June 18, 2014 W6 Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Kristen Wicklund W7 Friday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Billy Allen
Wheel Mixed Levels: Beginner to Intermediate 3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 12-week sessions $615
W8 Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Haakon Lenzi (Fall $565)
our passion is the pursuit of creativity
Image Transfer on Clay*
3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 12-week sessions $615
W9 Monday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Billy Allen (Winter $515) W10 Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm David Gibson W11 Tuesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Will Coggin W12 Wednesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Kevin Thomas W13 Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Kathy Erteman W14 Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm David Gibson (Winter Michael Boyer) W15 Thursday 6:45 – 9:45 pm David Gibson (Porcelain) (Fall $565) W16 Friday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Will Coggin (Winter Michael Boyer)
Handbuilding: Beginning 3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 12-week sessions $615 6-week sessions $310
H1 Monday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Derek Weisberg (Winter $515)
H2 Tuesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Helena Starcevic A: September 10 – October 15, 2013 B: October 22 – November 26, 2013 C: January 7 – February 11, 2014 D: February 18 – March 25, 2014 E: April 1 – May 6, 2014 F: May 13 – June 17, 2014
Handbuilding Mixed Levels: Beginner to Intermediate 3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 12-week sessions $615
H3 Wednesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Sheryl Zacharia H4 Friday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Derek Weisberg
Handbuilding: Intermediate to Advanced 3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring 12-week sessions $615
H5 Monday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Sheryl Zacharia (Winter $515) H6 Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Elise Siegel H7 Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Joanie Turbek (Porcelain)
H8 Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Kate Missett
Wheel Mixed Levels: Intermediate to Advanced
S9 Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Rotating Faculty H9 Thursday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Peter Gourfain (Fall $565) H10 Friday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Jen Poueymirou H11 Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Kevin Thomas (Fall $565)
Studio Practice: Handbuilding
3 Terms: Fall, Winter, Spring For Currently Registered Students Only $25/per drop-in SP1 Wednesday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
– Elsie Quan - Fisher 28
9:30am-12:30pm 2-week sessions $495 PA1: July 7 – 17, 2014 PA2: July 21 – 31, 2014
Teen Summer Camp
July 7 – August 14, 2014 6-week Session $330
Teen Wheel Intensive (Ages 13 – 17) This four-day-per-week, twoweek workshop offers teens a complete overview of the potter’s wheel and glazing. There is an open studio session following each class from 12:00 - 2:00 pm Monday – Thursday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 2-week sessions $400 TW 1: July 7 – 17, 2014 TW 2: July 21 – 31, 2014
(Ages 7 – 12) An alternative to all-day camps, this 4-day-per-week workshop cultivates creative exploration in the visual arts. Monday-Thursday
Wheel SW 1: Beginner: Monday 10:00 am –1:00 pm SW 2: Inter/Adv: Monday 6:45 – 9:45 pm SW 3: Inter/Adv: Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00pm SW 4: Beginner: Tuesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm SW 5: Beginner: Wednesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SW 6: Beginner: Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm SW 7: Inter/Adv: Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SW 8: Inter/Adv: Thursday 6:45 – 9:45 pm Handbuilding SH 1: Beginner:
Monday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SH 2: Inter/Adv: Monday 6:45 – 9:45 pm SH 3: Inter/Adv: Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SH 4: Beginner: Tuesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm SH 5: Beginner: Wednesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SH 6: Inter/Adv: Wednesday 6:45 – 9:45 pm SH 7: Inter/Adv: Thursday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm SH 8: Beginner: Thursday 6:45 – 9:45 pm
Summer Open Studio Schedule Monday throughThursday 2:00 – 9:45 pm
Summer Masters Series Workshops
The GHP summer workshops are led by visiting artists and are designed to inform, inspire and cultivate interests. Workshops run from 10:00 am
“Clay is fun! You can make anything!”
Summer Classes 2014
– 4:00 pm daily; studio facilities remain open until 10:00 pm. Firing and materials are included in the cost of tuition for the Summer Masters Series. Students registered for the 2013 – 2014 school year qualify for a discount, which can be obtained at the reception office. Should you need to cancel, tuition will be refunded by notifying the office in writing three weeks prior to the beginning of the workshop. No refunds will be given after that date. Register by June 13, 2014 and receive a $25 Early Bird Discount. Enter discount code: DCEARLY at check out. Handbuilding Steven Heinemann $375 (GHP artist price $325) July 11 – 13, 2014 Wheel TBA, $375 (GHP artist price $325) July 11 – 13, 2014
Register online, by mail, or in-person. Registration forms are available online at www.greenwichhouse.org/gh_pottery. Full payment is due at time of registration. We do not prorate or provide make-ups for missed classes.
Greenwich House accepts cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Amex and Discover. There is a returned check fee of $35.
There is no refund of tuition for student absence. If a teacher is absent, a makeup lesson or substitute teacher will be arranged; if the instructor is not able to offer a make-up class, the school will issue a credit to the student.
“The Regular” Sign up for Fall, Winter and Spring 12-week classes, or any three 12-week classes, all at once and receive a $100 firing credit.
“The Devotee” Sign up for two 12-week classes in one term and receive a $50 firing credit. “The Enthusiast” Sign up for three 12-week classes in one term and receive a $125 firing credit. “Refer a Friend” Get a friend who has not previously taken classes at the pottery to sign up for a 12-week class and receive a $50 firing credit. Plus, your friend will receive a $25 firing credit.
Pottery offers financial aid based on need and merit for children and adults. All applications (available online on the Resources page) must be submitted for each term requested by the following deadlines: Fall: August 30, 2013 Winter: December 5, 2013 Spring: March 13, 2014 Summer: June 12, 2014
Refunds, Reimbursement & Transfers
All requests for refunds must be made in writing. All refunds will be charged a $25 administration fee. For a 100% refund, requests must be received one week prior to the start of class. For a 75% refund, written requests must be received at least one day prior to the first class. Written
requests for a 50% refund must be received at least one day prior to the second class. On or after the second day of class no refunds will be issued. Class transfers are permitted before the second class. Classes with inadequate enrollment will be cancelled and those students will be fully refunded or will have the option to be transferred to another class.
Pottery Staff Director:
Adam Welch Lisa Chicoyne
fabrication and studio manager:
Albert Pfarr Suzy Obuck Jean Guy Marcelus student liaisons: Jenny Blumenfield, Bridget Clark, Suzy Goodelman, Deborah Reed studio technicians: Billy Allen, Haakon Lenzi, Michael Simpson, Derek Weisberg resident artist: Adam Shiverdecker Education coordinator: maintenance:
Funding for these programs partially supported by: Windgate Charitable Foundation, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Greenwich Collections LTD., and the New York State Council on the Arts.
Our team is on hand to create high-end ceramic objects and editions or to create molds. Our facility has the capability to meet your projects needs whether you want to have art fabricated for an upcoming exhibition, create personalized accents for your wedding or event, or supply your business with local, handmade pottery.
Resident Artist Program
Our 10-month residency fosters an artistâ€™s development by providing time and space in the center of the art world, culminating with a solo exhibition in our Gallery. The resident has access to a studio during the Potteryâ€™s regular business hours, kilns access to gas and electric firings and a $1000 firing stipend.
Our internship program offers high school, college and graduate students short-term work experience in studio operations and arts administration.
We have two handbuilding studios, two wheel-throwing studios, mold-making and slipcasting facilities, 28 potters wheels, two gas kilns, four electric kilns, two slab rollers, two extruders, two clay mixers, three de-airing pug mills and a spray booth. We offer five clay bodies: white stoneware, throwing stoneware, sculpture stoneware, red earthenware and sell 25-pound bags of porcelain. We have a large selection of high and low temperature glazes, slips and washes, and offer low, mid and high temperature firings.
Firing charges are 5 cents per cubic inch for two firings, or 2.5 cents per cubic inch for a single fire. There is a $1 minimum charge on all pieces, including single-fired work (i.e., stacked greenware). GHP offers incremental discounts for individual pieces that cost over $10 to fire. For pieces over $10: 10% discount of the amount in excess of $10 For pieces over $50: 25% discount of the amount in excess of $10 For pieces over $100: 35% discount of the amount in excess of $50
Open Studio is an exclusive benefit for our currently enrolled students. On occasion, Open Studio is cancelled for special classes, projects or functions. Every effort will be made to give prior notice before cancellations.
At our Jane Hartsook Gallery the curatorial focus is expanding the awareness of contemporary ceramics. Our exhibitions explore techniques, materials and conventions. Reviews of our exhibitions have appeared in Art in America, American Ceramics, American Craft, Ceramics Art and Perception, Ceramics Monthly, The New York Times Review and Home Sections and Time Out New York. October 25 – November 21, 2013 Linda Lopez December 5 – January 3, 2014 Kirk Mangus & Sebastian Moh January 16 – February 15, 2014 Jonathan Mess February 27 – March 27, 2014 Ted Adler April 10 – May 8, 2014 Kristen Morgin May 22 – June 12, 2014 GHP Artists Exhibition July 10 – August 7, 2014 Adam Shiverdecker
Events September 7, 2013 Open House and Sale October 22, 2013 Greenwich House Arts Gala at City Winery December 13 - 14, 2013 Made in Clay Annual Benefit Sale
August 20 August 30 September 2 September 3 September 7 September 9 September 14 October 14 October 22 October 25 - November 21 October 31 November 27 November 28 – December 1 December 5 December 5 – January 3, 2014 December 7 December 13 December 14 December 8 – January 1, 2014 January 2 January 16 – February 15 January 20 February 17 February 27 - March 27 March 13 March 26
March 27 - 30 Spring Recess, Studio Closed Online and Mail-in registration begins March 31 Spring Term Begins Fall Scholarship Applications Due April 10 - May 8 Kristen Morgin Exhibition Labor Day, Studio Closed April 30 Resident Applications Due 10-month Residency Begins May 22 – June 12 GHP Artist’s Exhibition Walk-in Registration Begins May 25-26 Memorial Day, Studio Closed Open House and Sale 11am – 6 pm June 12 Summer Scholarship Fall Term Begins Applications Due Yom Kippur, No Classes June 23 Spring Term Ends Columbus Day, Studio Closed June 24 - July 6 Studio Closed Greenwich House Arts Gala at City Winery* July 1 10-month Residency Ends Linda Lopez Exhibition July 7 Summer Term Begins No Evening Classes Pottery Closes 3:00 pm No Evening Classes Pottery Closes at 5:30 pm July 10 - August 7 Adam Shiverdecker Exhibition Thanksgiving, Studio Closed July 11 - 13 Master Series Workshops Winter Scholarship Applications Due August 14 Summer Term Ends Kirk Mangus & Sebastian Moh Fall Term Ends Made In Clay Sale 6:00-9:00 pm, For details about time, location and additional Kirk Mangus & Sebastian Moh Reception information, please visit our Web site at Made In Clay Sale 12:00-6:00 pm www.greenwichhouse.org/gh_pottery Pottery Closed During weather emergencies, GHP closes in Winter Term Begins accordance with the NYC public school system, as Jonathan Mess Exhibition broadcast on the radio and local TV news. Emergency Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Studio Closed closures are announced via email and retrieved on the President’s Day, Studio Closed phone message system (212) 242 – 4106 ext 23. Ted Adler Exhibition In these cases, the school will attempt to provide, but Spring Scholarship Applications Due cannot guarantee, make-up classes. Winter Term Ends *Join us at the Greenwich House Arts Gala in support of scholarships, public school outreach, exhibitions and concerts.