family workshops

Art is for everyone. All levels of experience welcome.

raccoonmug

mug of the month:
RACCOON MUG

If you’re not careful, this mischievous mug will steal your heart. You’ll use earthenware clay to hand build your Raccoon mug, then make him fancy using your choice of coloured glazes.

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.

raccoonmug


catmug

mug of the month:
PURRR-FECT MUG

An amazing ceramic cat mug workshop? You have cat to be kitten me! Use hand building and glazing techniques to create the Purr-fect mug.

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.

catmug


tiny_homes

clay workshop:
TINY HOMES

Design a charming miniature home, the perfect fit for a fairy or gnome! Learn hand building and glazing techniques to create your own happy home!

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.

tiny_homes


hug-in-a-bowl

clay workshop:
HUG IN A BOWL

Nothing cures a cold, a broken heart, or a bad day like a bowl of homemade soup. And a bowl of homemade soup in a handmade bowl? That my friends, is a hug in a bowl. Hand build your bowl from earthenware clay and add colourful glazes until the blues go away!

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.

hug-in-a-bowl


into-the-woods

pouring workshop:
INTO THE WOODS

Grab your hiking gear and join us in the studio for some fantastic, woodland creature inspired pouring! Use Liquid Vitreous Medium and colourful acrylics on wood panel to create your choice of a fox or bear in our new 2 class pouring workshop

into-the-woods


hot-dog

clay workshop:
HOT DOG

Hot diggity! This Hot Dog clay planter might be the coolest clay workshop ever! Make your planter from scratch using our amazing earthenware clay and professional glazes in our lovely studio.

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.

hot-dog


splatta-yo-jeans

painting workshop:
SPLATTA YO JEANS

I want to die with my blue jeans on. – Andy Warhol
But first, how about painting with your pants off? Drip, drizzle, splash and splatter paint onto a classic pair of blue jeans for that working artist look. Upcycle your favourite pair of broken-in blue jeans or make a new pair stand out! Jeans not included. BYOJ (Bring your own jeans).

splatta-yo-jeans


forest-friends

polymer clay workshop:
FOREST FRIENDS

Pay homage to your bestie! Sculpt a polymer clay figure mounted on canvas board, inspired by none other than your number 1 BFF.

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.


teddybearmug

mug of the season:
TEDDY BEAR MUG

The August Mug of the Month is unBEARably cute! Using hand building techniques you will sculpt your own too-cute-to-handle Teddy Bear Mug from scratch using earthenware clay. Underglaze with your choice of colours.

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.

teddybearmug


cowmug

mug of the season:
COW MUG

Get a MOOve on and head down to the studio to make the Cow Mug! You’ll sculpt your cow from scratch using hand building techniques, next, add spots and personality using our professional underglazes. We’re sure you’ll fall completely and udderly in love with your creation.

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.

cowmug


gardenpitcher

clay workshop:
GARDEN PITCHER

Soft pastels and whimsical florals make this clay Garden Pitcher anything but ordinary! Use hand building techniques and stamping to great a beautiful, floral-patterned pitcher. This piece is a simple stunner and looks even better filled with fresh cut flowers. Can you pitcher it?

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a clay piece 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.

gardenpitcher


makeastand

clay workshop:
LET’S MAKE A STAND!

Let’s make a stand – a cupcake stand, that is! Create your own darling cupcake stand, featuring an elegant pedestal design and dainty scalloped edges! You’ll use hand building techniques to create your cupcake stand, then underglaze with your choice of colour!

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a clay piece 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.


icecreamsocial

clay workshop:
ICE CREAM SOCIAL

Here’s the scoop: Join us for the Ice Cream Social workshop and create your own clay ice cream bowl from scratch. Sculpt your bowl then create your own unique design using professional underglaze.

GOOD TO KNOW

Kiln clay explosions are unlikely but they do happen. In the event of a clay piece 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.

icecreamsocial


justkeepswimming

painting workshop:
JUST KEEP SWIMMING

When life gets you down, do you know what you’ve gotta do? Just keep swimming! And creating! Create a darling ocean scene on 11×14 pre-stretched canvas using artist quality acrylic paints, printmaking techniques, and collage elements!


teddybearpicnic

polymer clay workshop:
TEDDY BEAR PICNIC

There’s nothing better for summer than a picnic! Sculpt your own beary cute Teddy Bear picnic using bright, colourful polymer clay!

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.

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.