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Children's Pottery


with Renee Curci Ivanoff

Calendar Next session starts Jan 11, 2023 at 4 pm, runs for 8 weeks
2 additional sessions through Jan 13, 2023

Three different days available

Instructor will guide young artists through the techniques of building with clay: pinch, slab and coil. Students will be introduced to the pottery wheel during the first block. Students who enroll in the second block will continue their work on the wheel.

For children ages 7-12. 

Full Course

Family Clay Studio


with Renee Curci Ivanoff

Calendar Next session starts Jan 14, 2023 at 10 am, runs for 8 weeks

For kids from 7 to 17 plus you, their family member! Set a date with your child, niece, nephew, or friend, and join us on Saturday mornings. Have fun creating, exploring, and working with clay together. Family Clay Studio is a wonderful way to share and create with clay. You’ll work together learning how to hand-build, throw on the wheel, glaze, and learn a bit about the kiln. Your glazed and fired pieces will be your clay treasures to take home.  Class runs for 8 weeks and includes materials and firing fees.

This class is for families ONLY, not for individuals. Price is by the individual, please purchase a spot for each family member. When registering adults; please make a child account for yourself and use "Your Name+Adult" (example: SarahAdult) and set a fake birthdate. 

Full Course

NEW! Drawing + Painting for Kids (ages 8-13)


with Danielle Lafayette

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 18, 2023 at 4 pm, runs for 4 weeks

In this introduction class for kids ages 8-13, students will learn basic skills and techniques to help them draw from observation and paint with confidence. The first two weeks students will explore different techniques and materials to draw from observation, and the last two weeks will focus on painting while learning about and be inspired by the masters Monet and Van Gogh. All materials will be provided. This class is for children of all skill levels.

NEW! Playing with Abstract Art (kids 7-12)


with Sarah Paradie

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 23, 2023 at 4 pm, runs for 4 weeks

In this fun and colorful class, students will be introduced to the building blocks of abstract art making. Students will be introduced to a selection of historically famous abstract artists and their invented artistic movements of the past century, then use their own imagination to create their own version of these abstract processes! Projects will provide an incredible amount of colorful fun while experimenting with new ways to make art. This class includes a fee for all materials. 


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