Mudroom Studio

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2018 marks our 20 year anniversary, we're celebrating by offering Free studio fee (save $5), good for walk-ins with pottery purchase per painter! Thanks for 20 years of pottery painting fun!


Monday: Open 2/19 1pm-4pm
Tuesday: Groups and Classes By Appointment
Wednesday: 4pm-8pm
Thursday: 11am-8pm
Friday: 11am-8pm
Saturday: 11am-6pm
Sunday: 11am-6pm

***Pottery painting is also available before and after hours; call during open hours or email. Generally we need at least 48 hours to schedule, but we might be available last minute, too!

Walk-ins Welcome Anytime!
So Feel Free to Come in and Get Creative!
573-441-1MUD (1683)

*Call or email to schedule an appointment before or after hours

Map: 1103 East Walnut Columbia, MO 65201

The Mud Room
Located inside the Central Missouri Computer Center building on Walnut St. between 10th and College Ave. on the North side of the street. Parking lot is in front of the building.

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How does it work?

You don't need a class to create your own ceramic art! Just walk-in, choose pottery, and follow instructions given by our helpful staff to create your design with countless stamps, stencils, writer, and other decorating tools! We fire the pottery and it's ready for pick up in 4-7 days (pick up day is given at check out)

How much does it cost?

On Average people spend $12-$18 per person but creating memories and pottery that will last for generations to come, is priceless.

Walk-in and Paint Pottery

*ANYTIME during open hours!*


* Mobile Studio: We come to YOU! As a fundraiser, or just for FUN!
~Great for Sororities, Fraternities, day cares, schools, class raffle projects, hand print keepsakes, corporate team building, sorority sisterhood events, mom's weekends, bid day events, birthdays, bridal and baby showers, and MORE!

Visit us and enjoy free parking downtown! Don't forget to look for us INSIDE the Central MO Computer Bldg!

*** Columbia's Original Pottery Shop Since 1998


Free Parking Lot!!!

(Parking lot is in front of building)

The Mud Room Studio is a place to paint (and make!) your-own-pottery. Walk-in to relax, experiment, and express yourself as you create a unique ceramic masterpiece! Choose from our pre-made, always changing selection of decorative and functional pottery pieces to paint or try your hand at creating your own ceramic piece from clay by registering for a class. We have over 80 low-fire colors and specialty glazes to choose from, including our own custom color “Mud Room Mud”, many tools such as stencils, stamps, sponges, writer bottles, carbon paper, printouts, design books, and interesting texture tools along with countless finished examples for you to be inspired by or imitate. We offer glaze and clay working classes for novices, kids, serious artists, and specific projects. Our staff is friendly and eager to share tips to make your painting experience pleasant and satisfying. Come back in 4-7 days to pick up your glazed and fired masterpiece (exact pick-up day given at checkout).

So feel free to come to The Mud Room with friends, the kiddos, that special someone, or for some quality time by yourself. You will be inspired by your own creativity!


$5 per Painter
Covers the cost of firing and glaze use, unlimited choice of colors and use of decorating tools

Bisque Prices:Prices range from $5 and up! An average people spend on a pottery piece for a medium size piece is $8-$12. Functional dinnerware, decorative figurines, and holiday items are available for walk-in purchase. We stock seasonal items and can order or make just about anything you would like to paint. Call ahead if you have something specific in mind and we will let you know if we have it in stock or if we can order/make it.

ALL glazes are Non-toxic and Non-lead! Very safe for children.... and ... they even wash out of clothes with water!

***All dinnerware is fully functional, it is microwave, oven, stove, and dishwasher safe. You can microwave your travel coffee mug, bake in your casserole dish, then gently place them in the dishwasher just like the rest of your dishes!

$5-$9: small bud vases and condiment bowls, eggs, flat Christmas ornaments, hanging cookie cutter shapes and frames (similar to hot head frames), knobs, many add-ons (small flat shapes that can be turned into magnet or fused onto flat surfaces), necklace penants, small statues and figurines, and more!

$10-$14: Tiles, Small-medium figurines, mugs, cups, bowls, 8” plates, switch plate and outlet covers, ring holders, vases, candle holders, and much more!

$12 - $20: Banks, boxes, pencil holders, larger figurines, jumbo soup mugs, travel mugs, tea cup and saucers, frames, medium vases, sundae bowls, serving bowls, dinner plates, small platters, pet bowls (3 sizes), and tons more!

Over $20: Large platters, large serving pieces, large bowls, lidded canisters, wine cooler, large utensil holders, large vases, large gnomes, Urns, custom made pieces, and lots more!

Mosaic: SAME DAY take-home! We offer mosaic classes for individuals and groups, registration required. Email for info. We have a variety of wooden forms including boxes, frames, plaques, mirrors, flower pots, and more. Glue ceramic shards, glass beads, shells, stones, bits of broken sculpture, and metal to glue onto your piece. We have examples to look at! Take your mosaic home that day along with a grout kit (priced by size) and follow the step-by-step grouting instructions to finish your masterpiece.

Take Home Kits: Purchase a bisque piece, purchase colors (starting at $0.50), take home and paint at your leisure. Return anytime to have clear glazed and fired for a $5 firing fee (waived if you bring back the used plastic glaze containers). We have brushes available for rent, refundable deposit required. Packages available for groups! Makes a great addition to a birthday party at your home! Call or email the studio for more information!!

Gift Certificates Available!

*Mobile Studio*Birthday Parties*Bridal and Baby Showers*Field Trips*Kids Classes* Adult Classes*Custom Painting*Fundraising*Weekly Specials*

***Please pay with cash or check!***

©2011 The Mud Room Pottery Studio
• 1103 E Walnut • Columbia, MO 65201 • Phone (573) 441-1683 •