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 2017
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!
Tree Silhouette 12" Platter or Coaster Set of 4 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 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! Schedule your own Time for 3 or more people
Multi-Color Clay Bowl or Vase from Clay 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 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 or Round Plate Set of 4 ***Option: 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!
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! $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 email@example.com ~ 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 Club CLASSES Spring Break 2017 ~ March 27-31 ~ All Ages
***All classes include instruction for the duration of the project. Registration and deposit is required. Parents may stay and help their children or take a break and enjoy the shops downtown (we have a parking lot). Register your child for the whole week or select classes. Kids will have a blast exploring their creative side!
Monday 3/27 ~ 10am-12pm: Leaf textured bowl from clay ~$25
Step-by-step instruction to make a bowl using real leaves for texture in a slab building project
Tuesday 3/28 ~ 10am-12pm: Multi-Color clay project ~ $25
Choice of making a bowl, platter, or vase. Using red and white clay with various instructed techniques your child will create a project of their design. The finished piece is clear glazed to make the patterns pop! Second glazing session is not needed.
Wednesday 3/29 ~ 10am-12pm: Clay Beads, Color Spinner Plate, and Tye-Dye t-shirts ~ $25
3 projects in one day! Make beads from swirled red and white clay, Glaze a plate using our Color spinner for awesome effects and use stamps, stencils, or writers to personalize it, also we will make a tye-dye t-shirt. Fun PACKED!
Thursday 3/30 ~ 10am-12pm: Silhouette China Painting Class, Sunset and Forest Design ~ $25
A step-by-step instructed painting class. Follow the steps to create a mystical forest scene with a sunset background. Each one turns out unique with color choice and tree placement. Choice of pottery to paint: Coaster set of 2, plate, or bowl
Friday 3/31 ~ 10am-12pm: Tye-Dye and Mosaic ~ $25 Make a mosaic from bits of colorful ceramics by gluing them onto a base with instruction, choice of frame, box, or plaque. Tye-dye t-shirts using fun folding and tying patters! *Kids that are registered for all 5 days will do pottery wheel throwing instead of making another tye-dye
Pottery Wheel Classes for Kids ages 6 and up! Mon-Fri 12pm-3pm ~ $25
Make a bowl on the pottery wheel with this fun lesson! Lessons last up to 30 minutes, all supplies and bisque firing are included, a finished piece is guaranteed! The lesson is over when a pottery piece has been completed. Register for a pottery wheel lesson after a Clay Club Class and get $10 off!
Tye-Dye T-Shirts ~ Mon-Fri 12pm-4pm ~ $12 kids' sizes ~ $15 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! Register for a day and time with a deposit to guarantee your shirt size, or walk-in and choose from our available selection. Walk-ins may experience a wait time for tye-dye instruction.
Pottery Wheel Throwing Lessons: All ages welcome! Pottery piece guarantee!
-Introductory Lesson for 1 person: Includes set up, step-by-step instruction, clay, and bisque firing, approx. 1 hour
-Pottery Wheel Throwing for 2: Includes set up, step-by-step instruction, clay, and bisque firing. Approx. 80 min.
-Pottery Wheel Trial for 1 person: Includes set up, general instruction, clay, and bisque firing. Approx. 30 min.
Weekday Special: $50 Full lesson ~ $30 Wheel Trial:
Thursday and Friday between 11:30am and 3pm (3pm being the latest possible start time for a lesson)
Weekend Wheel Throwing: $60 Full lesson
Saturday and Sunday between 2pm and 5pm (5pm being the latest start time) *Earlier times slots may be available depending on the date, please email to check on earlier times.
Week Nights (after 4pm): $80 Full lesson for 1 person ~ $120 full lesson for 2 people
***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.
Wednesday Evenings: latest start time being 6:30pm, Friday Evenings: latest start time 7:30pm
Deposit is required to schedule. Credit/debit fees apply, no additional fee for cash or check.
*Weekly private pottery wheel lessons and Open Wheel Throwing are available based on your experience level. Pricing is arranged per individual. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
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!