Old Forge, New York — View Arts in Old Forge has two upcoming Beginner Pottery Workshops on Saturday November 10th starting at 10:00 AM.

The first workshop will focus on hand building pottery. Participants will create handmade ceramic ornaments and/or a hand built holiday tea bag dish. Potter Wendy Seifried will show participants how to create interesting textures and shapes to make fun holiday ornaments and tea bag dishes.

Skill level: Beginner

Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cost: $30 for guests, $25 for View members

The second workshop will demonstrate the art of raku glazing and firing. Participants will glaze a premade piece of pottery and then perform raku firing. Raku is an ancient pottery process that involves a final firing over a wood flame. Each participant will leave with an original raku piece.

Skill level: Beginner

Time: 10:00 AM and lasting until all pieces are fired. Actual time per participants will average two to three hours depending on how many pieces.

Cost: Priced per piece

For more information, please visit ViewArts.org or call (315) 369-6411 ext. 210. View is located at 3273 State Route 28 in Old Forge, New York.