Open Studio

Stop by during Open Studio Hours to Paint Pottery or Paint-Your-Own Wood Sign!
Tuesday • 1-6pm
Wednesday • 1-8pm
Thursday • 1-8pm
Friday • 1-8pm
Saturday • 11am-6pm
Sunday • 1-5pm

closed Mondays
Check the calendar below for special holiday and school break hours!


Grand-Rapids-Kids-Activities

Download a printable calendar here.

Events & Specials

Handprint Happy Hour {Sunday 5/6 or 6/3 • by appt}
Create one-of-a-kind ceramic keepsakes with your child's hand and footprints.  Make an appointment to bring them in and stamp their hands, then leave all the artwork to us!  Choose from 40+ designs. Hand Over Heels™ custom artwork is only $12 per item* during this event! *Regularly $25/item.  Cost of pottery is separate and varies.

Family Fun Night {Friday 5/4 • 6-7:30pm}
May the fourth be with you during this family-friendly event! We'll teach you how to paint a cool mug or bowl inspired by a galaxy far far away... Ages 7 & up.  Register Here.
Cost: $20/person (sign up in advance)
          $24/person at the door (if there is room!)

camp mud for kids

These creative workshops over Summer Break allow kids to explore the potter's wheel, glass fusing and more! Ages 7-15.  Class sizes are limited, so sign up early.  Pre-registration with payment is required to attend. Head over to our Camp Mud page for more details or sign up now!

Potter's Wheel Classes

Adult Potter's Wheel Class {Thurs 5/17 or 6/7 • 6:30-8pm}
Try your hand on the Potter’s Wheel! The Mud Room's instructors will guide you through this fun experience as you mold a lump of clay into a bowl or cup. Ages: 16-Adult. Sign up today! These classes fill up fast!
Cost: $42/person

Mom & Me CreativiTea {Sat 5/12 • 10am, 11am or 12pm}
Moms and kids can enjoy tea and treats during this family-friendly Potter's Wheel class for ages 7 and up. Reserve your spot now!
Cost: $49 per parent/child pair

Dads & Donuts  {Sat 6/16 • 11am or 12pm}
Dads and kids can enjoy free donuts and refreshments at this family-friendly Potter's Wheel calss for ages 7 and up! Register today!
Cost: $49 per parent/child pair

Classes by Appointment {all ages}
Can’t make it to a class? Schedule your own appointment with family and friends! Ages 7-Adult are welcome.


Open Studio

No Experience Necessary - We have tools, supplies, ideas & inspiration, and helpful staff to instruct your group and help you create!
Pallet Signs - Some are ready to go or you can reserve a seat and design in advance here.
NO Studio Fees - The project price includes your materials, help from our staff, use of our studio and supplies, and any glazing or firing needed.  Projects vary from $10-75 + tax.
Reservations - Small groups and individuals can visit without an appointment; seating is first come, first serve.  For groups of 6+ people, we recommend reserving a studio table or our semi-private Party Room.  Check out our options for Parties & Groups!