Open Studio

Stop by during Open Studio Hours to Paint Pottery or Paint-Your-Own Wood Sign!
Monday  •  11am-6pm
Tuesday  •  11am-6pm

Wednesday  •  11am-8pm
Thursday  •  11am-8pm
Friday  •  11am-8pm
Saturday  •  11am-6pm

closed Sundays through Labor Day
Check the calendar below for special holiday and school break hours!


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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.

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

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.


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Download a printable calendar here.

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 7/12 or 8/16 • 6:00pm or 7:15pm}
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

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.

Monday FUNday

Enjoy FREE Lemonade + Popcorn while you paint... every Monday in July & August!

christmas in july

Vintage Tree Painting Party {Fri 7/6 or 7/20 • 6pm}
Paint your own lighted ceramic Christmas Tree... just like Grandma's! Limited Quantities; pre-registration required. Ages: 16-Adult.
Price varies by size of tree.  Register here!

Fused Glass Ornaments {Wed 7/25 • 11am-7pm}
We'll have all the supplies available to help you create beautiful Fused Glass Ornaments!  Seating is FCFS. Ages 7+ (adults welcome too!)
Cost: $17/person for one ornament (min 1/person)
          $10 each additional ornament (max 5/person)

august special events

Watermelon Bowls {Fri 8/3 • 11am-7pm}
Celebrate National Watermelon Day! We'll have all the supplies and instructions available to help you paint a sweet watermelon bowl, and serve fresh watermelon for a cool snack while you create!
Seating is FCFS. Ages 7+ (adults welcome too!)
Cost: varies based on the bowl you choose

Clay Pendants {Wed 8/15 • 11am-7pm}
Come in to play with CLAY! Create unique pendants, perfect for capturing little thumbprints, diffusing essential oils and more!
Seating is FCFS.  All ages!
Cost: $24/person for 4 pendants + 1 cord
          $10 each additional person sharing the project
          (includes 1 extra cord)