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1435 North Oak Street
Calistoga, CA 94515

(707) 942-2278

Children & Teen Classes

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samples of what we hope to do

samples of what we hope to do

$25 per person, 2 people - $40, family - $50

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happy holiday clay ornaments workshop

was inspiring and fun! Thank you. Ornaments are out of the kiln Wednesday evening available for pick up wed night & thursday.

Saturday December 15th 2018

10:30-12:30 all ages. (children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult partner)

1:30-3:30 ages 11 years through 18 years

Create holiday keepsakes or gifts that are sure to warm heart and soul. Working with slabs of clay, you will cut, trees, stars, hearts or Swedish style Dala horses and then stamp, carve or emboss patterns and decorations. Finish up with some glazing and we will fire them up. Pieces will need to be picked up a few days later.

$25/person , 2 people family-$40, family - $50

*there are partial scholarships available by request, please email to request.


Holiday crafting & art making for kids

Wednesday December 19th 2018

paint, glitter, hot glue, felt, clothes pins, oven cured clay, hot chocolate and snacks. Yes, all that and probably more. 7+years.

1:00pm - 4:00pm.

$25/child, $40-2 child family, $50-3 child family. There are partial scholarships available by request, please email to request. More information at

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TEEN WHEEL /CERamics class

Mondays & Wednesdays 2:00-4:30pm ON HOLD

Are you interested in learning how to make functional or sculptural ceramics using the potters wheel? Come learn the basics and receive instruction from nationally recognized ceramics artist HP Bloomer. Students will learn foundations of throwing on the wheel and build towards throwing dishware or learning sculptural techniques.

Space is limited!

$100/month - $25/drop-in

+$25 materials fee per 25 pounds of clay used.

Students glazing their clay pieces. April 2017

Students glazing their clay pieces. April 2017




kids ceramics                         

Mondays 3:30-5:00pm


Students will be introduced to various styles of ceramic art and guided in construction, carving, decorating.  Kids will make and decorate functional pottery as well as figurative and architectural sculptures.  They can bring sketches of their ideas. 

Ages 6 - 16.


Class cost:  or $20 per class. (drop-in's paid in class)    

(Months with 3 weeks are $45.00, months with 4 weeks are $60, months with 5 Mondays are $75.00)

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Art Explorers

Wednesdays 9:30-10:30

Art Explorers is ON HOLD until further notice

Get out and explore art!

Children (with accompanying adults) explore a variety of art mediums. Process over product. You don't have to clean up! Socialize and meet new friends. See our facebook page and join the ArtExplorers group for more up to date information.

Ages 1-5 (pre kindergarten)

Instructor: Vilma Moreno Dodds & Anna Johansson

Class cost: $10 per class or $50 for a 6 class punch card


Drop In Cost: $10.00


6 class punch card: $50.00