KIDS CLAY ROOM

a pottery studio for children.

773.416.4511

info@kidsclayroom.com

2646 N. HALSTED ST. CHICAGO, IL 60614

CLASS SCHEDULE

FOR AGES 3 TO 5 YEARS

Clay and Crafts - Children will make clay and related craft projects using children's books and art as inspiration. Children will be given direction but allowed creative freedom to manipulate and transform their projects. This multimedia class is perfect for your budding artists!  
$160/6 class session
Rolling enrollment - Your 6 week session starts when you want!


Mon. 10 to 11 am (No class on 12/25/17, 1/30/18)

Thurs. 10 to 11 am (No class on 12/28/17, 1/4/18)

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​FOR AGES 10 and up

​Wheelthrowing Class - Kids 10 and up learn the steps to make ceramic pieces on a potters wheel. 

6 week session: $210/child

Tues. 4:30 - 6:30 pm (New session starts 1/9/18)

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​"Drop In" Classes: For ages 3 and up (Handbuilding)

Children will work with wet clay, cookie cutters, stamps, rolling pins and other clay tools to make a ceramic project. Completed pieces will be fired and ready for pick up in approximately 3 weeks.  

For ages 3 and 4 with caregiver and drop off for ages 5 and up. Choose one or more classes.
$30/child per class. (Ask about our 6 class pack for $160!)

Saturdays

10 am to 11 am            (No class on 12/16/17,12/23/17, 12/30/17, 1/6/18)
11:15 am to 12:15 pm (No class on 12/23/17, 12/30/17, 1/6/18)
12:30 to 1:30 pm          (No Class on 12/23/17. 12/30/17)
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PRIVATE HANDBUILDING CLASS

Looking for something fun and creative to do with your child? Kids Clay Room can schedule a  private handbuilding class for individuals or groups to make and paint clay projects of their choice. Kids will work with wet clay, cookie cutters, stamps, molds and glazes. It can be scheduled at your convenience and based on our availability. Each private class is 1 hour long for 3 and 4 year old's and 1 1/2 hours long for children ages 5 and up. The cost includes all clay, glazes, tools and firings. Examples of projects are on our gallery page.  Call or email to schedule a class.

PRICING
         Class for 1:                   $ 55
         Class for 2 :                  $ 45/ person
         Groups of 3 to 9:         $ 35/ person
         Groups or 10 to 16:    $30/ person


PRIVATE WHEELTHROWING CLASS:

Wheelthrowing is a skill that requires practice and repetition. Our private wheelthrowing class is designed to give you and introduction to using the potters wheel and  is primarily for the experience. Each participant will make  a piece and will be given a few choices of glazes. Glazing wiil be done by your instructor once the piece has been fired. Wheelthrowing is for ages 10 and up. Private Wheel Classes are 2 hours long. Call or email to schedule a class.

PRICING
        Class for 1: $60
        Class for 2: $50/person
        Class for 3 to 7: $40/person

FOR AGES 5 AND UP

Clay Handbuilding Class - Coil, slab and pinch techniques are used to create fun and unique ceramic projects.   
$160/6 class session
​Rolling enrollment - Your 6 week session starts when you want!


Mon. 4:30 - 5:45 pm (No class on 12/25/17, 1/30/18)

Wed. 4:30 - 5:45 pm (No class on 12/27/17, 1/3/18)

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KIDS CLAY POTTERY CLASSES

Handbuilding : Handbuilding is the method of manipulating clay using ones hands and hand held tools. Children will use slab, coil and pinch techniques to create and paint a ceramic project of their choice.
Our tools and instructions apply to all ages. Each child, irrespective of age, is allowed full creative freedom with his or her work.
Wheelthrowing:Wheelthrowing is pottery utilizing a potters wheel. During the classes, children will work on a potter's wheel and learn all the different techniques used to make a wheel thrown ceramic piece. The classes will cover centering, raising walls, trimming and glazing.