kids workshops

Art is for everyone. All levels of experience welcome.


wolf_mug

mug of the season:
WOLF MUG

Hang out with friends and family in our warm, cozy studio and create the mug everybody’s howlin’ for! Learn clay hand-building and glazing techniques to create your own ceramic Wolf Mug! You get to make your very own mug from scratch using our awesome
earthenware clay and colourful underglazes.

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a mug being damaged due to a kiln explosion, we are happy to provide emotional support and offer you a chance to come in and remake your project.

We’ll dry and fire your artwork in our 4Cats kiln for you to take home approx. 14 days later. We will email you to let you know when your artwork is ready for pick up.





puppy_mug

MUG OF THE SEASON:
PUPPY MUG

Fall into some serious puppy love with our new mug of the season! Introducing our brand new Puppy Mug clay creation! Create your very own doggy mug from scratch. This puppy will serve as your favourite faithful companion for years to come.

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a mug being damaged due to a kiln explosion, we are happy to provide emotional support and offer you a chance to come in and remake your project.

We’ll dry and fire your artwork in our 4Cats kiln for you to take home approx. 14 days later. We will email you to let you know when your artwork is ready for pick up.


puppy_mug




whole_lotta_cuppa

MUG OF THE SEASON:
WHOLE LOTTA CUPPA

Hand build your cuppa from a slab of low fire, earthenware clay. Learn how to add a lil’ bit of detail and decoration to your original creation using the ribbon tool and clay turntables.

Finally, enjoy a cuppa tea in your very own, handmade, clay cuppa. Sit back on your favourite chair, grab a cozy blanket, warm socks, a good book, and, of course, your cat. (cat optional)

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a mug being damaged due to a kiln explosion, we are happy to provide emotional support and offer you a chance to come in and remake your project.

We’ll dry and fire your artwork in our 4Cats kiln for you to take home approx. 14 days later. We will email you to let you know when your artwork is ready for pick up.


whole_lotta_cuppa




myqueen

POLYMER CLAY WORKSHOP:
MY QUEEN

By royal decree, you’re invited to register for our My Queen polymer clay workshop. Create an original Queen of Hearts sculpture using polymer clay and learn creative sculpting tips and techniques. It is optional to purchase an awesome mini acrylic
display case to store your lovely creation.

GOOD TO KNOW

Polymer Clay can be REALLY fragile and pieces need to be well attached. Breakage is unlikely but does happen. In the event of breakage, we are happy to provide emotional support and to glue your project back together.





splatta_yo_bestie

painting workshop:
SPLATTA YO’ BESTIE

Get messy with your bestie! Splatter, drip and drizzle tempera paint on unstretched canvas in our art-inspiring Splatter Room!



splatta_yo_bestie




I_heart_pouring

2 class pouring workshop:
I heart pouring

Pour you heart into this lovely 2 day workshop! Use 4Cats Liquid Vitreous Medium and acrylic on wood panel to create your beautiful abstract background. Return the following week to add metallic origami paper, glitter and a final Liquid Vitreous layer
to seal it all in.





deer_pour

2 class pouring workshop:
oh deer, it’s pouring

How dear the woods are! You beautiful trees! I love every one of you as a friend. —Lucy Maud Montgomery

Use liquid vitreous medium, acrylic paint and collage on wood panel to create beautiful modern resin-like art in our new 2-class workshop!





paint_by_numbers

painting workshop:
paint by numbers

Create bold, colourful Pop Art Inspired by the great American painter, Jasper Johns…or was it Call Me Maybe? Acrylic on unstretched 17″×17″ canvas.




polymer-clay-deer

polymer clay workshop:
MY LIL’ DEER

Nature calls, in our polymer clay My Lil’ Deer workshop. Sculpt an adorable deer and bird duo from colourful, oven-bake clay. Mini acrylic display cases to showcase and protect your lovely creation are also available for purchase.

GOOD TO KNOW

Polymer Clay can be REALLY fragile and pieces need to be well attached. Breakage is unlikely but does happen. In the event of breakage, we are happy to provide emotional support and to glue your project back together.





owlmug

mug of the season:
OWL MUG

Whooo’s ready? This is definitely one of the cutest mugs in the history of the universe. Hang out with friends or family in our warm and cozy studio and create the beautiful owl mug everybody’s hootin’ about!

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a mug being damaged due to a kiln explosion, we are happy to provide emotional support and offer you a chance to come in and remake your project.

We’ll dry and fire your artwork in our 4Cats kiln for you to take home approx. 14 days later. We will email you to let you know when your artwork is ready for pick up.


owlmug




chow-time

clay pet dish workshop:
CHOW TIME

Bow wow wow yippee yo yippee yay. Show your dog you love them with a dish you make from clay (our apologies to Snoop Dogg). Every cat and dog wants their very own hand built, original, clay food dish created especially for them by their faithful,
loyal and loving human companion.

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a project being damaged due to a kiln explosion, we are happy to provide emotional support and offer you a chance to come in and remake your project.

We’ll dry and fire your artwork in our 4Cats kiln for you to take home approx. 14 days later and will email you to let you know when your artwork is ready for pick up.


chow-time-pet-bowls


IMPORTANT NOTES
CLOTHING
Please be dressed for mess as we will be using professional art supplies which do not come out of clothing.
ARRIVAL
Please arrive on time as all classes begin promptly as scheduled.
CANVAS STRETCHING
All canvas paintings are created on unstretched canvas. We offer the option to upgrade your canvas or have it stretched. Prices vary depending on the size of the canvas. Please let your curator know either at the beginning or end of your class, and they will be able to assist you.
ARTWORK PICK UP
Completed artwork will be stored for 14 days only please. We’ll dry and fire your artwork in our 4Cats kiln for you to take home approx. 14 days later and will email you to let you know when your artwork is ready for pick up. Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of your art being damaged due to a kiln explosion, we are happy to provide emotional support and offer you a chance to come in and remake your clay art piece.
CANCELLATION POLICY
Please note we require 24 hours notice for workshop cancellation and will provide credit only. No refunds. :) Prices do not include tax.
PAYMENT
Please provide your credit card number and expiry date to confirm the registration(s). The cost as outlined on the website plus tax will be charged to this card. We accept Visa and MasterCard only for online registrations. Please note this does not include Visa Debit. Payment must be received at time of booking. Cash payments can be made for in-studio bookings only.