The Mud Room Classes
The Mud Room offers a variety of classes including Pottery Wheel Throwing Lessons, Kids' Classes, and Adult Classes.
Adult Painting and Pottery Making Classes 2016
BYOB ~fridge available
See our Facebook page for more photos and call, or email to register
Minimum of 3 required to keep class open ~ Tell your friends!
Nov. 10th 6-8pm Tree Silhouette 12" Platter or Coaster Set of 4 ~$45 Step-by-step pottery painting class! Each person's piece turns out unique AND you can use it as a functional Plate or Coaster Set!
Nov. 17th 6-9pm Leaf Serving Bowl or platter from Clay $45Step-by-step instructions on how to make a gorgeous Leaf-textured bowl from clay. Slab and slump mold construction. Easy and fun for anyone, even with no prior clay experience! Each bowl or platter will have a unique shape!
Dec. 1st 6-9pm Multi-Color Clay Bowl or Vase from Clay $50 Learn to make a bowl or vase from a mix of red and white clay. Use various instructed techniques to create interesting and beautiful patterns! This project is clear glazed to bring out the striking contrast between the different colored clays. This project does not require you to come back for glazing!
Dec. 8th 6-9pm Marble-Glazed Square Platter or Round Plate Set of 4 $85 ***Option: $45 for a single round 12" Plate
Instruction and help with design planning to make an elegant Marbled Platter or Plate Set that will surely bring lots of compliments your way!
Dec. 15th 6-9pm Special Free Session when you take at least 3 Adult Classes! A FREE session! Try out the Pottery Wheel! Learn about the color spinner and specialty glazes! If you wish to purchase a pottery piece to try out these techniques there is no instruction fee or studio fee! Glaze your leaf bowl/platter with free instruction from the ceramic instructor!
***Must reserve your spot for the Free Pottery Wheel Trial. Join in on this session if you haven't taken a class for $65 includes 10" plate and pottery wheel trial.
Hand Print Workshops: Nov. 19th and 20th and Dec. 3rd and 4th Open for Walk-ins 11am-6pm each day
Help with prints and Design Planning. Make this one count! Get help with tiny handprints from a professional hand printer! See in-studio examples of finished projects. Then DIY and Get tips on design planning, spacing, lettering, and more! -OR- Save yourself the stress and purchase a custom painting order for $25% off!
Color Spinner Art! $12 plus the cost of pottery Schedule a class for yourself or a group at your convenience!
See the first photo below! Spin your colors on and watch them fly! This is a Can't-Go-Wrong Design ~ It Always turns out Awesome! Add stamps, stencils, sgraffito, puff "paint" bottles, or paint with bubbles to further personalize your color spinner creation. Great for plates, tiles, bowls and some mugs and vases.
Schedule a mosaic class at your convenience for you and some friends or just for yourself! Glue bits and pieces onto a form to create a colorful work of art. Comes with a take-home grout kit and instructions. -OR- BYO(M)B: Bring Your Own Mosaic Blank! Bring in an old chair, table, tray, or frame and use our studio and supplies to turn that trash into art! ~$15 for most BYOMBs grout kit sold separately.
To Register: Call 573-441-1683 ~ email firstname.lastname@example.org ~ or come in.
All payments are non-refundable and non-transferable and due upon registration (we will not issue store credit for cancellations and no-shows). Credit/debit fees apply per transaction ($1.50 for tickets less than $50, 3% of tickets $50 or more) ~ We accept checks. All classes are subject to change and cancellation. Email or Call to register and check availability in class. Group registration is available!
KIDS Painting and Clay CLASSES 2016
***All classes include instruction for the duration of the project! Register to guarantee your spot and craft, walk-ins are welcome but we recommend calling before coming to make sure the class has met registration and was not cancelled. Parents may stay and help their children or take an hour break and enjoy the shops within walking distance downtown (we have a parking lot).
Nov. 19th Sat. 2pm: Turkey Hand Print Plate - $25
Make a special Thanksgiving plate with a Turkey Handprint! Great as a keepsake or a gift! Staff helps kids with their border design, stamping their name or a short phrase, and hand print elaboration.
Nov. 26th Sat. 9am: Make your own Clay Ornaments! - $25
Make 4 clay ornaments! Learn how to roll a slab, cut out the shapes, add a hole and carve in designs or textures. You may return to paint the ornaments with glaze after bisque firing for a $5 studio fee per painter, or take them as-is and paint with non-fire-able acrylics.
Dec. 3rd Sat. 2pm: Christmas Tree Hand Print Plate - $25
Step-by-step instructions for kids to create a Christmas Tree hand print masterpiece! Includes a fingerprint border, sponged background color, and help with lettering. Additional plates are $15 ea. Custom lettering for a professional finish is available for an additional $10
Dec. 10th Sat. 9am: MistleTOES Foot Print Plate - $25
Staff helps with foot prints and offers step-by-step instruction on how to create this absolutely adorable design! Green and Red Polka dot border is added, and help with lettering. Additional plates are $15 ea. Custom lettering for a professional finish is available for an additional $10
Dec. 17th Sat. 2pm: Paint 3 Ornaments with Step-by-Step Instruction - $25 Kids paint a gingerbread person, Christmas tree, and snowman ornament with step-by-step instructions and color planning. 3 layers of background color is done first, then we add details to each ornament together and learn fun tricks of the pottery painting trade! Kids' names and the year are added to the back on the ornaments.
Dec. 21st Wed. 11am-6pm: Walk-In Same Day Take-home 3-D Glass Snow People Hand Print Ornament - $12
Fun AND ready to take home that day for a decorative and shiny keepsake! A handprint is added to a glass bulb ornament, we show the kids how to turn their fingers into cute snowpeople with paint pens, glitter is added for extra sparkle. Easy and fast for a last minute gift or keepsake. Make additional ornaments for $8 each!
Pottery Wheel Throwing Lessons For Students and Adults
$80 Introductory Lesson includes set up, instruction, clay, and bisque firing, approximately 1 hour long
$120 Pottery Wheel Throwing for 2: For those wanting to try it out, includes set up, instruction, and bisque firing. Apporx. 1.5 hours
***One-on-one or 2 people at a time only; sorry but we do NOT offer group pottery wheel throwing.
Lessons are scheduled with the pottery instructor on an individual basis.
*Weekly private pottery wheel lessons and Open Wheel Throwing are available. Pricing is arranged per individual based on how often you thrown and whether you purchase your own clay or it is included in the lesson. This will return in January. Full lessons are still available.
Email email@example.com to schedule for pottery wheel throwing
Join in on the fun for one class or many; kids have a blast exploring their creative side!