773.416.4511

info@kidsclayroom.com

2646 N. HALSTED ST. CHICAGO, IL 60614

​​​​PRIVATE WORKSHOPS

HANDBUILDING: Approx. 1 hr 15 mins

Participants work with wet clay, clay tools, molds and underglazes to make and paint a clay project. Email for details. 
PRICING 

Class for 1: $ 60
Class for 2 : $ 50/person 
Groups of 3 to 12: $ 40/person


WHEELTHROWING: Approx. 1 hr 30 mins
Wheelthrowing is a skill that requires practice and repetition. Our private wheelthrowing class is designed to give you an 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 will be done by your instructor once the piece has been fired. Wheelthrowing is for ages 10 and up. Email to schedule a class.

PRICING

Class for 1: $ 60

Class for 2 to 3: $ 50/person

Class for 4 to 6: $ 45/person

 Private Workshops/Birthday Workshops

We can schedule Private Workshop for your child, playdate, family, pod or birthday celebration. The kids studio space will be reserved for you and participants will be seated apart and will not share tools and supplies. Private workshops can be scheduled for 1 to 12 participants. Completed pieces will be ready for pick up in approximately 3 weeks.

To schedule to your private event, please send us an Inquiry / Email with:

-Number of project makers

-Ages

-A few dates and times

Handbuilding (For ages 5 and up) : 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.

Wheelthrowing (For Ages 10 and up) :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.

​​​​BIRTHDAY WORKSHOPS: A Private Workshop, but make it a birthday celebration!

Birthday Workshops do not have time or space allotted for food (See Birthday Parties for that option)

Here are some suggestions to make it a celebration!

  • Cup cakes to go- Send home an individually wrapped cup cake, fork, napkin.
  • Send home a good bag.
  • Bring balloons, party hats, birthday banner.
  • Pick a cake or cupcake project for the kids to make. We can put a candle in it too!
  • Take your group out for food. Here are a few places that are at a walkable distance from our studio : Doms Kitchen, Dunkin Donuts, Bacci (pizza)
  • Let us know if you would like the kids to sing Happy Birthday.

KIDS CLAY ROOM

a pottery studio for children.