TealNest Pottery

...Where Creativity is born

...Where Creativity is born

...Where Creativity is born ...Where Creativity is born

About Us

Heidi Pommer

Heidi Pommer, TealNest founder, potter and fine artist.

I am Designer, Fine Artist and Potter who loves the challenges and freedom that the clay allows . Every day is a learning opportunity  and a moment to share it with a wonderful community of fellow  potters.

Our Studio

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TealNest is a well-appointed boutique studio with brand new, top of the line equipment, as well as a beautiful array of clays, porcelain and glazes, that will make your pieces one of a kind. 

We are located in the heart of Reston, walking distance to the Reston Town Center, Virginia.

Charlotte Knight

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Having lived and traveled extensively overseas and in the US I have always been fascinated by pottery styles of vastly different cultures. It is exciting to be a part of the creative pottery world and push my pottery skills to a higher point.  Please come, join us, and "play n the clay"!

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Valentine Trays and mugs. Feb. 14th. 6:30 - 9:30 pm, FULL

$0.00
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Valentine's special night. Bring your favorite bottle of wine. Charlotte will have a lovely tray of cheeses. crackers and chocolates.

One day hand-building workshop with for a total of 3 hours in which you may create up to 2 pieces. The cost includes clay, firing, and teacher's glazing of your choice. Finished pieces will ready for pick up 2-3 weeks later.
If you have a gift card and like to book this workshop, please contact us at info@tealnestpottery.com

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Mugs and Tumblers January 30th, 6:30- 9:30 pm SOLD OUT

$0.00
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 One day hand-building workshop with Ginger for a total of 3 hours in which you may create up to 3 pieces. The cost includes clay, firing, and teacher's glazing of your choice. Finished pieces will ready for pick up 2-3 weeks later. 

If you have a gift card and like to book this workshop, please contact us at info@tealnestpottery.com

Wheel Classes

Tuesday 10-1pm FULL

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February 4th - March 24th

Intermediate Wheel class, experience required.

Thursday 10 - 1 pm FULL

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February 4th - March 24th

Intermediate Wheel class, experience required.

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Wheel Tuesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm Intermediate, 1 spot.

$300.00
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February 4th - March 26th 8 week, intermediate Wheel class for a total of 3 hours. Basic experience required. Class Includes a 25-pound bag of clay and 4 hours of open studio. 

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Monday Handbuilding 10 -1 pm 3 openings

$300.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

February 3rd - March 23rd

8 week hand-building class for a total of 3 hours,  includes 25-pound bag of clay and 4 hours of open studio.


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Monday 6:30 - 9:30 pm FULL

$0.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

February 3rd - March 23rd

8 week hand-building class for a total of 3 hours,  includes 25-pound bag of clay and 4 hours of open studio.

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Wednesday 10 -1 pm Handbuilding FULL

$0.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

February 5th- March 25th

8 week hand-building class for a total of 3 hours,  includes 25-pound bag of clay and 4 hours of open studio.

Waiting list

Due to the small number of students per class, openings are limited. Please subscribe to our newsletter or send us an email to be placed on our waiting list.

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Studio access

Resident Potter

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Resident Potters have full access to the studio, kiln and glazes.  Must sign a yearly contracts for $350 a month.

Clay must be purchased at the studio.

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Open studio

Wheel throwing at TealNest Pottery.

Open studio hours are offered to active class students and studio members.
Students may work on their projects without instruction.
Packages are
$55 for 6 hours and $95 for 12 hours
It includes the use of the studio, glazes, and firing.  Clay must be purchased at the studio. Hours must be used within 90 days of purchase
Tuesday 1-5 pm
Wednesday 1-4 pm
Thursday 1-5 pm
Saturday, 1st, and 3rd of each month
1-5 pm

Studio Memberships

Double-walled vase and several porcelain pots

Studio Memberships are limited to four individuals who will have access to open studio hours. A monthly fee of $110 will give you access to 12 hours of studio time, own shelf, glazes and firing. Additional hours can be bought and clay must be purchased at the studio. 

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Cancelations and returns

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Due to the project nature of our classes, and the limited seats/space, TealNest does not issue refunds for adult class purchases. However, if you give us at least 1-week notice of your cancellation before class starts, then you may apply your class fee towards any future classes, or you may transfer your credit to another person. Credit must be used within 6 months.
Any Paypal refunds are subject to Paypal processing fees, and we apologize for it, but it is beyond our control.
Any unclaimed pieces will be donated after 30 days.

Workshops

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TealNest offers various fun 3-hour workshops throughout the year. We also accommodate private or corporate groups.  Students may bring drinks and food.

Gift Certificates

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Give the unique gift of a workshop , class, studio hours or clay! 

Gift Cards must be used in a one year period. For more information please  email us.

info@tealnestpottery.com


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Contact Us

During class hours, it is best to email or to leave a message. We will get back to you as soon as po

TealNest Pottery

11704 Bowman Green Drive, Reston, Virginia 20190, United States

(703) 721 8228

Hours

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10:00 am – 04:00 pm

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