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Youth & Family
16-WNpc06 Stories Come Alive: Show Way
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Feb 13, 2016 - Feb 13, 2016 )
Join The Clay Studio for an exploration the children’s companion book to the One Book, One Philadelphia, Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson. The workshop begins with a reading of this beautiful story, and then participants learn to create decorate clay tiles inspired by the story.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel.  Pre-registration is encouraged however drop-ins are available on a space-available basis.  Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16-WNpc07 Tea Time: Intro to Wheel ThrowingFull, Waitlist Available
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Feb 20, 2016 - Feb 20, 2016 )
Delve into the basics of working on the potter’s wheel to make your own tea bowls and cups.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel.  Pre-registration is encouraged however drop-ins are available on a space-available basis.  Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16-WNpc08 Stories Come Alive: Henry's Freedom Box
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Feb 27, 2016 - Feb 27, 2016 )
Inspired by One Book, One Philadelphia, this workshop explores Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad by Ellen Levine & Kadir Nelson. The workshop begins with a reading of this beautiful story, and then participants learn to create their own sculptures.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel.  Pre-registration is encouraged however drop-ins are available on a space-available basis.  Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16-WNpc09 Spring Planters on the Potter's Wheel
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Mar 5, 2016 - Mar 5, 2016 )
Get ready for spring and learn how to work on the potter’s wheel to make your own planter.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel.  Pre-registration is encouraged however drop-ins are available on a space-available basis.  Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16-WNpc10 Stories Come Alive: Claymation
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Mar 12, 2016 - Mar 12, 2016 )
Join The Clay Studio for a project inspired by the children’s companion book to the One Book, One Philadelphia, Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson. The workshop begins with a reading from the book, and then participants learn to create their own stop-motion animations.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel.  Pre-registration is encouraged however drop-ins are available on a space-available basis.  Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc01 Spring Planters on the Wheel
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Apr 2, 2016 - Apr 2, 2016 )
Jump into spring by making a planter for your new blooms of the season. Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc02 Clay Baskets
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Apr 9, 2016 - Apr 9, 2016 )
Create your own clay basket to hold anything from your beautifully dyed eggs to tiny treasure of all kinds. Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc03 Thrown Together on the Wheel
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Apr 16, 2016 - Apr 16, 2016 )
Spend some quality time together playing on the potter's wheel. Learn to make bowls, cylinders, plates, and all kinds of fun shapes! Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc04 Clay Earth Day
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Apr 23, 2016 - Apr 23, 2016 )
Celebrate the environment and use reclaim clay to make your own Earth Day inspired habitat!  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc05 Spring Textures
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Apr 30, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016 )
Learn to wheel throw plates and cups, then bring them to life with textures from bark, leaves, shells and much more.   Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc06 Mother's Day on the Wheel
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( May 7, 2016 - May 7, 2016 )
Celebrate mom and spend a few hours with her playing with clay.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc07 Flower Power- Vases on the Wheel
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( May 14, 2016 - May 14, 2016 )
Learn the basics of wheel throwing and make a vase to hold all the wild flowers you wish.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc08 Bouquet of Clay
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( May 21, 2016 - May 21, 2016 )
Celebrate spring by making your favorite flowers out of clay or vases to hold them.  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc09 Mugshots on the Wheel
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( May 28, 2016 - May 28, 2016 )
Throw a cup on the wheel and alter it by adding a nose, eyes, mouth and even ears!  Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.
16SPpc10 Sandbox Treasure Hunt- Make What You Find
Experience Level: Introductory Class
$ 17.50 - $ 15.00 Members
Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ( Jun 4, 2016 - Jun 4, 2016 )
Dig through a sand box to find a piece of treasure and then use it as inspiration to build a sculpture out of clay.   Be sure to wear clothes you're not afraid to get dirty, because we're going to have lots of fun playing in the mud! An adult must participate in the workshop - the tuition fee of $15.00 or $17.50 covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Classes are appropriate for children ages 4-12+. Parents with children ages 4-7 work together on one wheel. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Rachel at rachel@theclaystudio.org or 215-925-3453 x 19 for more information.