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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 ~ Photos of Class examples are now available via Facebook, email, or in-studio

BYOB ~fridge available ~ $5 off for paying with cash!
See our Facebook page for more photos and call or email to register for a day and time of your choice

Any of these classes can be scheduled Anyday between 9am-9pm for individuals or groups! Minimum of 3 required for classes scheduled after 4pm. $5 off when you pay with cash!

Tree Silhouette 10" Platter $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!

Leaf Serving Bowl or platter from Clay $75 Step-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! Includes 2 sessions. Schedule your own Time for 3 or more people

Multi-Color Clay Bowl $75 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! Schedule your own Time for 3 or more people

Melting Crystals; Specialty Glazes 101 $45 Crystal and Specialty glazes melt and burst with color during the firing. There are several tricks to applying specialty glazes that make them come out Amazing, no matter your skill level! Learn about specialty glazes and create a professional looking masterpiece! You will have a choice of pottery item(s).

Marble-Glazed Square Platter $75
Instruction and help with design planning to make a large, elegant Marbled Platter or Plate Set that will surely bring lots of compliments your way!

Hand Print Workshops: Register 11am-6pm Saturdays and Sundays 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 professional custom painting order!

Color Spinner Art! $35 Great for All Ages! 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.

To Register: Call 573-441-1683 ~ email ~ 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). Save $5 by paying with cash or check! All classes are subject to change. Email or Call to register and check availability in class. Group registration is available!

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Classes for Kids!

***Kids will have a blast exploring their creative side!

Lots of FUN Classes that you can schedule by appointment!
Check out our Facebook event page for dates, details, and example photos on the step-by-step pottery painting and pottery making classes we have available!

Handprint Plaque from clay $35
A keepsake that will last lifetimes! Make a handprint impression in clay and then decorate it with fun designs and stamp in your name! Makes a great gift! Schedule this class with the pottery instructor via email Clay requires up to 4 weeks drying and bisque firing time. After it is bisque fired it can be glaze and glaze fired for $10 or take home and paint it with acrylics to add color! Availlable again after Feb. 1, 2019

Hand Print Keepsake Plates $40
Step by step instructions on how to make a cute handprint keepsake plate! Custom lettering of Name and Year included. Makes a great gift!

Handbuilding with Clay for Kids ages 4 and up and Homeschool families! Schedule an appointment after Feb. 1, 2019 Tues-Fri 11am-3pm ~ $35, $5 off for paying with cash!
Create your own masterpiece from clay, all supplies and bisque firing are included, follow easy tips to make sure your piece is firable. Clay work requires up to 4 weeks for drying and bisque firing, sometimes longer for thickly constructed pieces. Glazing and glaze firing can be done after bisque firing for $10 or paint your piece at home with acrylics to add color! Special pricing for groups of 15 or more is available.

Tye-Dye T-Shirts ~ Register your group (6 minimum)!~ $18 kids' sizes ~ $22 adult sizes
Make your own tye-dye t-shirt with help from our staff! Use fun folding and tying techniques to make patterns! Take your tye-dye home that day and let sit for 48 hours, then rinse/wash without detergent in cold water and enjoy! $2 off per shirt when you pay cash

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Pottery Wheel Throwing Lessons: All ages welcome! Pottery piece guaranteed!

Our skilled instructor will walk you through the steps to create your own bowl on the pottery wheel! It's a fun and memorable experience! Email to schedule, send your preferred date and time, the instructor will check availability. Lessons are one-on-one. Discounts for groups are available, everyone throws one at a time, up to 8 people.

-Introductory Lesson for 1 person: Includes set up, step-by-step detailed instructions, tools, clay, and bisque firing, up to 1 hour wheel time
-Pottery Wheel Throwing for 2: Includes set up, step-by-step detailed instructions, clay, and bisque firing. up to 80 min.

Weekday Special: $55 Full lesson ~ $40 Short lesson:
Mon - Friday between 11:30am and 3pm (2pm being the latest start time for a lesson)

Weekend Wheel Throwing: $65 Full lesson for 1 person, $85 for 2
Saturday and Sunday ~ Scheduled with the instructor

Monday - Friday Evenings (after 4pm): $75 Full lesson for 1 person ~ $95 full lesson for 2 people
Wednesday Evenings: latest start time being 6:30pm, Friday Evenings: latest start time 7:30pm

4 consecutive Lessons for 1 person: $220
Take 4 lessons to progress and learn new techniques each time. Lesson last between 60-90 minutes. All return visits for glazing and glaze firing are included. Learn the basics of wheel throwing as well as full centering, stratagies for pulling up and gaining more height, attaching pulled handles, 3 basic forms. Great for new ceramic artists looking to get into wheel throwing as a hobby or vocation. Scheduled with the pottery instructor, evenings and weekends are available. Full payment due on scheduling, unless approved for weekly payments by the instructor

***Actual wheel time will vary depending on the person, the lesson is over when your piece is finished or the maximum time is up. Lessons are one-on-one with the pottery instructor.
Deposit is required to schedule.

*Weekly private pottery wheel lessons are available based on your experience level. Pricing is arranged per individual as low as $25 per session. Email for more info and ask about weekly private pottery classes.
Email to schedule for pottery wheel throwing

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Join in on the fun for one class or many; kids have a blast exploring their creative side!

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