Workshops And Field Trips

Upcoming Events

Stay posted !  Workshops in 2020 TBA later this year.

Past Events

Expressive Throwing with Ruthanne Tudball (September, 2019)      



Pitfire (August, 2019)


Horsehair (August, 2019)

Pop-up Sale (July, 2019)


Pattern & Pigment with Adrienne Eliades (July, 2019)


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Creativity With Clay: Design & Critique (Part 2) led by Dan Manns (May, 2019)

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Laguna Clay Field Trip (May, 2019)


Creativity With Clay (Part 1) led by Dan Manns (February, 2019)



December Members Appreciation Day (December, 2018)

Workshop: Sgraffito with Michelle Dziakdkowicz (October, 2018)

Workshop: Coil and Slab Sculpture with Ceramic Artist Gina Lawson Egan (August, 2018)

Workshop: Modern Slab Designs with Cullen Baker (June 2018)

Workshop: Delightful Nerikomi with Tracy Louis Marie(May 2018)

Teapot Workshop (March, 2018)

Opening: Ceramic Hamsas by Full-Circle potter Ellen Kimmel (March, 2018)

Field Trip:The Marer Collection of Contemporary Ceramics at Scripps College (Feb. 18, 2018; Photos by Genaro Molina)

6th Annual Valentine's Day Throw Down




Nerikomi Magic with Tracy Louis-Marie

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Stacked pots: Creating multi-part pieces on the wheel with ceramic artist Sam Lopez (July 16, 2017)


with Mar Vista blacksmith Peter Farquahr (June, 2017)


Cylinders & Vases (June 4, 2017)

--Can You Handle It?(May 7, 2017)

--Off the Hump (April 2, 2017)

--Plates, Plates, Plates(Feb. 5, 2017)

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Valentine's Day Throw Downs at Full-Circle Pottery


In-House Surface Demonstration Workshop: Jan 22, 2017


December Member Appreciation Day: December 18, 2016

Poetry Reading with Jack Adam Weber (Mar Vista Art Walk): December 1, 2016

OCRF Fundraiser Kickoff at the Mar Vista Fall Festival: October 22, 2016

Frank Massarella Workshop: September 28, 2016


Horse Hair Firing: September 11, 2016

Horse Hair Firing: June 5, 2016

Workshop: David Delgado: Focus on Surface Workshop" April 24, 2016

Artist's Talk: The creative process at Luna Garcia: Afternoon reflections with Cindy Ripley" March 6, 2016

Opening: by artist Cara Faye Earl. March 3

In-House Surface Decoration Demonstration (1/17/15)

December Member Appreciation Day (12/20/15)

Horse Hair Firing (August 20, 2015)

Outside of the Round: A Demo-Workshop with ceramic Artist David Delgado (Satuday, August 15)

An Artist's Talk and Throwing Session with Ceramicist Karen Sullivan (Sunday, April 26)

Intro to Plaster Mold Making & Slip Casting: A Workshop with Ceramic Artist Alex Reed (Sunday, March 22, 2015)

3rd Annual Full-Circle Festival Field Trip - "Chris Gustin: Masterworks in Clay" at the American Museum of Ceramic Art and "Necessities" at the Scripps College 71st Ceramic Annual (February 8, 2015)

Sculpting in Clay: A Workshop with Ceramic Artist Anne Geiler (September 28, 2014)

Horse Hair Firing: (August 24, 2014)

Raku Field Trip: (May 17, 2014)

Putting Images on Wet Clay: A Hands-On Demonstration with Ceramic Artist Rebecca Catterall (March 30, 2014)

Of Ancient Sherds and Modern Rims: Tea & Talk with Egyption archaeologist Sonali Gupta-argarwal (Sunday, January 26, 2014)

Molds, Imprints & Resists: A Handbuilding and Decoration Demonstration with Ceramic Artists Cathy Reichel-Clark (September 22, 2013)

Horse Hair Firing: (July 28, 2013)

Moments in Clay: A Handbuilding Demonstration with Gina Lawson Egan (June 16, 2013)

1st Annual Full-Circle Festival Field Trip: Laguna Clay Company Tour (June, 2013)

Coils, Tools & Texture: A Handbuilding Demonstration with Ceramic Artist Karen Sullivan (April 14, 2013)

Opening Celebrations: (12/12/12 & 1/13/13)