Children and Family Events

Bring the whole family and join us for one of our fun, family-friendly pottery painting events!

 

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FAMILY PAINT NIGHT
FRIDAY, September 7th | 5PM-10PM

A once-a-month fun and creative family experience for parents and children. Just $7 for unlimited paint time per person plus the cost of pottery for families painting together. Free Popcorn, Soda & Drawings for Prizes. Family Paint Night is generally held on the first Friday of each month. Reservations recommended.

pottery wheel throwing classes| family fun

Join us for a fun and relaxing learning experience creating one of a kind stoneware pottery you make from scratch on a potter's wheel. Read through the class descriptions and sign up for a class. And if you're already a skilled potter, sign up for some open wheel time!

We offer wheel throwing classes for all skill levels from beginner/ novice to intermediate for ages 10 and up.

back to school | half price paint day
Friday, August 24th | 10am-6PM

Come in to paint today! Make one of many fun desk accessory items, a mug for pencils or a special gift for your new teacher, or paint whatever you want and just creatively celebrate one of your last days of summer freedom! We'll have some technique sheets and samples ready for your inspiration if you'd like to make these mugs shown above. Kids and their parents will receive half price unlimited paint time from 10am-6pm with the purchase of any pottery piece. And on a separate note, don't forget to buy a Good Grades Paint Pass too- offer expires on 8/31... see below.

No reservations needed, walk-ins are welcome all day!

No other discounts or coupons can be combined.

 


summer fun good grades paint pass special for kids

Good Grades Summer Paint Pass Special | You worked hard, you deserve some summer fun!

Hey Kids! Show us your official report card issued in 2018 with A's in any subject (or equivalent, the highest grade available for those who don't receive A-F grading formats) and we'll give you an 8 Visit Unlimited Pottery Painting Pass (valued at $80, good for 8 unlimited paint time sessions for yourself) for creative summer fun at a huge discount! 

The more A's (or A-equivalents) you have, the greater the discount: One A = You pay $48/pass, Two A's = You pay $40/pass, Three A's = You pay only $32/pass.

Pass covers 8 unlimited paint time sessions valued at $10 per session, it does not include the cost of pottery. Pottery must be purchased separately when coming in to paint. Available for kids through grade 12. Strict limit of one pass per student upon presentation of their official 2018 report card at time of purchase. Pass will be issued in their name and for their use only. Pass is non-transferable and all regular rules of use apply to Pass purchases. No other discount, coupon or offer can be combined. Not valid on prior purchases. Pass can be used for a whole year, not just summer. Discounted pass offer ends 8/31/18. Please see paint pass details and rules of use here for more information on how the Pass works.

 

Story Time Pottery Hour

Select mornings (June, July and August dates/times vary due to summer hours) we will be reading a short children’s story and then painting a piece of pottery that relates to the subject of the book!  Any age child is welcome to participate with a parent.  Prices are all inclusive, except tax. Advanced sign-up and payment in full is required as specific pottery will be ordered for class. Sign up directly online or call the studio at 860.517.8553 to sign up by phone. Beverages and snacks welcome.

 

Story time pottery hour

Wednesday, August 22nd | 11am-12pm

We’ll be reading “Mother Bruce”, a story about a bear who likes to eat hard-boiled eggs and keep to himself but then finds himself in a situation that he can’t escape. Don’t be like Bruce, be social and come out to make this bear face plate perfect for sharing snacks with friends.

Story time pottery hour

Saturday, September 15th | 10am-11am

We’ll be reading “Neck & Neck” and painting a cute giraffe figurine! This is a story about how a giraffe's self esteem is tested during a hilarious confrontation between himself and a balloon look-alike. Everybody at the zoo loves Leopold the giraffe and you will too!

 

Story time pottery hour

Sunday, September 30th | 11am-12pm

We’ll be reading “Niblet & Ralph” by Zachariah Ohora and painting a cute cat figurine! This is a story about two cats who love being friends and waving to each other from their windows across the courtyard of the apartment building they live in. Bring your best friend with you to this story time event and share good times painting pottery together! 

Story time pottery hour

Saturday, October 13th | 10am-11am

You've seen the movie, now we'll be reading the book "Coco" and painting this adorable sugar skull plate. It's easy and fun because the design is already in the plate- you get to color in the lines and be creative! This plate is perfect for snacks while you watch this and other Disney movies at home! And don't forget to share those snacks with the rest of your family!