New Kids Classes Added
Mudslingers offers a variety of fun classes, workshops, camps, and after school activities for children. Additionally, custom-built workshops are available by appointment. Prices include clay, use of tools, glazes and firing of student’s in-class work.
Continuing students currently taking classes receive a 10% discount!
Kids Ornament Workshop
Dec 11, 2019
4:00pm – 5:30 pm
Make some unique ornaments just in time for the holidays! This is a one session workshop. You will make your ornaments using cookie cutters and handbuilding and apply an underglaze design of your choice. We will bisque fire then put a clear glaze on top to finish your piece for you. Ages 8 and up. Must have a minimum of 4 registrants in order to have this workshop. The workshop will be capped at 12.
Clay after Class
During our four week classes students explore potters’ wheel and hand-building techniques with hands-on assistance to make wonderful vessels and sculpture. We encourage creativity, while learning pottery basic sand developing personal styles resulting in a few stoneware pieces to be proud of. Professional small classes in a fun atmosphere.
4 Classes Ages 8 and up $100
Includes all materials and firing
Mondays January 13 – February 3 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wednesdays January 15 – February 5 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
taught by Juni Margrie
Tuesdays January 14 – February 4 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Thursdays January 16 – February 6 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
taught by Brandon Schawel
Home School Class
This daytime pottery class is for children that are home schooled and want to have fun and learn some new skills. During this 4 week class students will explore their creativity while learning basic techniques on the potters’ wheel as well as hand-building.
The homeschool class is similar in format as the Clay After Class but we can make arrangements to suit your needs. Please contact us to set up your class.
Arranged classes run Thursdays from 9:30am to 11am
taught by Judith Erhard
Adults and children can make a variety of pottery together with our help. Hand-build with stoneware or try the wheel. You choose a glaze color and we’ll glaze it for you and you can come pick up your finished pieces in a couple of weeks. If you’d like to glaze them yourself sign up for one of our glaze workshops. The dates will be posted here on our website.
Parent with Child, ages 4 and older
(Hand-building) 1 1/2 hour session: $70
Parent with Child wheel lesson, ages 8 -12
(wheel) 2 hour session: $120
Additional participants: $35
Scout Pottery Workshop
Make and glaze pottery to complete the requirements for a scout activity badge! The first session is about 1 1/2 – 2 hours. You will learn the pottery making process, try the wheel, try hand building and make a bowl. The second session is one hour to learn how to apply glaze. You can come to one of our regularly scheduled glaze workshops or give us a call to schedule a time.
Scouts accomplish hand-building pots and sculpture plus a potters wheel demo or wheel instruction resulting in 2 pots each.
Hand building Workshop (includes glaze workshop)
1 1/2 – 2 Hrs (4 -14 students) $30 each
Potters Wheel Workshop (includes glaze workshop)
1 1/2 – 2 Hrs (4 – 9 students) $35 each
1st and 3rd Saturday of the month 10 am – 1 pm 2nd and 4th Friday of the month 5 pm – 8 pm
Give yourself about an hour to glaze
Hand building and glaze combo
This is a one session workshop to complete the scout badge requirements. Hand build a bowl, make a bead then glaze a piece of our pre-made bisque ware.
2 – 2 1/2 Hrs (4 -14 students) $30 each
Give us a call and we can tailor an event to suit your specific needs!
We will hold your bisqued or finished
pieces for 90 days.
Please contact us if you aren’t able
to pick them up before then.