"Beginner Pottery" aired on March 18th, 2010. It was directed by Anthony Russo, and written by Hilary Winston.
Jeff signs up for a pottery class because he thinks that it will be easy, but when a cool guy in class starts getting all the attention with his amazing skills, Jeff gets competitive.Jeff begins to obsess over revealing his rival as a fraud, but eventually has to accept that he can’t be the best at everything.
Shirley, Troy and Britta join Pierce in his sailing class (on a boat in the parking lot), but the tough instructor tells them to leave Pierce behind when he falls overboard. Shirley, as captain, wonders out into the imaginary storm to rescue Pierce anyway.