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 July 6th | 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.

Father's Day Painting Special

Sunday June 17th |11am-6pm

Bring Dad (and Grandpa) out for a creative day of fun painting a pottery piece that he can use every day and cherish for a lifetime, all while creating special memories together on Father's Day! We have lots of pottery that Dad would love to paint including beer steins, beer growlers, stuff for his desk, mugs, bowls, licensed Marvel Super Hero Pottery and more! Painting 'alfresco' is also available at our outdoor painting patio, weather permitting. No reservations needed, walk-ins are welcome all day with last seating to paint at 4:45pm! 

*Receive a FREE UNLIMITED PAINT TIME FOR DAD with the purchase of a regular priced unlimited paint time session for yourself ($10 value) plus the cost of pottery for two people! No other coupons or special offers can be combined with this special event. Limit one free mom paint time per paid $10 unlimited paint time.


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.

 

Storytime 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.

 

summertime watermelon fun storytime

Storytime pottery hour

Saturday, July 14th |10am-11am

We’ll be reading “The Watermelon Seed” and painting a kids bowl perfect for watermelon, fruit salad, cereal or soup! Kids will have a great time hearing all about what this crocodile thinks could happen when you swallow a watermelon seed!

Storytime pottery hour

Wednesday, July 25th | 11am-12pm

We’ll be reading “The Pout-Pout Fish” and making a fun mess with this bubble painting technique on a plate! Mr. Fish swims about with his fish face stuck in a permanent pout but this fun bubble painting project is sure to cheer him up (and you too!)

 

Storytime pottery hour

Saturday, August 11th | 10am-11am

We’ll be reading “Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes” and painting a cupcake trinket box! Join this story time and help Pete and his friends make a bunch of cupcakes and we will bake them in the oven (KILN) and they’ll be ready for pick up in a week!

Storytime pottery hour

Wednesday, August 22nd | 11am-12pm

We’ll be reading “Mother Bruce”, a story about a bear who likes to eat hardboiled 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.