773.416.4511

info@kidsclayroom.com

2646 N. HALSTED ST. CHICAGO, IL 60614

Pottery Birthday Parties

Handbuilding Parties - For ages 5 & up (Max 14 children)

  • 1 hr 45 min party
  • An additional 15 minutes before the party to set up and 10 minutes after to wrap up.
  • Pricing: For up to 8 children: $360. $40/each additional child.  
  • Example project options: Pencil holder, mug, plaque, picture/mirror frame, vase, scene.
  • ​Up to 4 adults can stay.

Handbuilding or Wheelthrowing Birthday Workshop

Perfect for smaller groups, or to skip the food. 

This option does not include separate room or allotted time for food/celebration

PARTY PACKAGE OPTIONS:

Wheelthrowing Parties - For ages 10 & up (Max 6 children)

  • 2 Hour party
  • An additional 15 minutes before the party to set up and 10 minutes after to wrap up.
  • Pricing: 6 children: $320
  • Wheelthrowing: Please note that wheelthrowing is a skill that requires practice. Working on the wheel during parties is mainly for the experience. Wheelthrown pieces cannot be painted at the party, so children will be given 3 glaze options to pick from. Our instructor will glaze the pieces for them. 
  • Up to 4 adults can stay

Additional Birthday Party information

  •  Parties are usually scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays but weekday and after school party times may available.
  • All participants must remain masked during the project making portion of the party.
  • A $100 deposit is required to reserve a party date and time slot. There will be no refunds/credits for cancellations within 3 weeks of the date of your party. We are unable to hold spots until payment is received.
  •  Since we do not have regular business hours, please contact us to set up a time to visit the studio. We will be happy to show you our space and project options with no pressure to book!
  • We need a final head count and a decision on the project at least 3 days before the party so we can prep. accordingly.
  • Fired pieces will be available for pick up approximately 3 weeks after the party. They will be put in bags and label them with each child’s name. The host family is responsible for picking up all the bags  upon receiving a pick up an email from us. Alternatively, party guests can pick up pieces on pre-scheduled dates and times.

To schedule a party or for more information, please submit an inquiry form, call us  or email us info@kidsclayroom.com.

Handbuilding Parties: The birthday child picks the project and we will assist the children in making it. Handbuilding parties are perfect for both boys and girls.  Got a theme in mind? We can suggest projects accordingly. For ages 5 and up.

Wheelthrowing Parties: Children ages 10 and up will work on a potters wheel. Most beginners make a bowl that will be glazed by us. Its messy, fun and a unique experience!

All standard kids birthday parties include:

  • Clay, tools, glazes and firings.
  • Choice of project. (We will be happy to suggest or come up with a new project based on a theme). Check out or project option of our GALLERY page!
  • Step by step instruction by our teachers and assistance in making the project. 
  • The last 1/2 hour for food. Please check with your guests if they are ok with the kids being unmasked for food(Want to skip the food? Schedule a Birthday Workshop instead.)
  • Table cloths, plates, cups, napkins and forks.  We will set up and clean up. 
  • Completed pieces wrapped in individual bags for pick up (in approximately 3 weeks).


KIDS CLAY ROOM

a pottery studio for children.