TealNest Pottery

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"!

Classes and Workshops

Classes

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Classes are 3-hour long and will start the week of Feb 3rd until the week of March 23rd. The cost is $300 for the eight weeks and includes 25 lb. of clay and 4 hours of open studio, firing, and glazing.


Wheel classes:
Tuesday 10-1 pm

Tuesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm
 Thursday's 10-1 pm


Hand-building classes:
Monday 10-1 pm

Monday 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 10-1 pm
Registration will open on January 1st,  2020

Make sure to join  our  mailing list and receive our latest announcements


Workshops

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One day workshops are hand-building workshops for a total of 3 hours in which you may create up to 3 pieces. The cost is $75 and includes clay, firing, and glazing. Finished pieces will ready for pick up  2-3 weeks later. 


January schedule:


Make beautifully decorated trays and serving dishes with Charlotte. 

January 17th or 18th from 10-1pm


Ginger, will be teaching how to make personalized mugs on January 30th 6:30 - 9:30 pm


Registration will open on December 25th

For more information, please contact us at info@tealnestpottery.com

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Gift Certificates

If you like to buy a different amount please contact us at info@tealnestpottery.com

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Gift certificate

$25.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Give the unique gift of a workshop, classes, studio hours to students or clay! 

Gift Cards must be used in a one year period.

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Gift Certificate

$50.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Give the unique gift of a workshop, classes, studio hours to students or clay! 

Gift Cards must be used in a one year period. 

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Gift Certificate

$75.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

A unique walking tour of the City with time to enjoy lunch and shopping too! Maximize your sightseeing with this exceptional tour.

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Gift Certificate

$150.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Give the unique gift of a workshop, classes, studio hours to students or clay! 

Gift Cards must be used in a one year period. 

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Gift Certificate

$200.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Give the unique gift of a workshop, classes, studio hours to students or clay! 

Gift Cards must be used in a one year period. 

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Gift Certificate

$250.00
Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Give the unique gift of a workshop, classes, studio hours to students or clay! 

Gift Cards must be used in a one year period. 

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 6-9 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 prior to class starting 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 a 6 month period.  

Any unclaimed pieces will be donated after 30 days.

Workshops

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TealNest will be offering seasonal workshops. We also cater to the occasional private groups

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 call or email us.

info@tealnestpottery.com

703 7218228

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Phone: 703 721 8228

Send us a Message

info@tealnestpottery.com

11704 Bowman Green Dr., Reston, VA 20190, lower level

Phone 703 721 8228