Clay Class for Kids

This 90 minute pottery experience encourages mindful learning and creative exploration

6 to 12 years     1.5 hours Class size 1 to 10

label $85 (or 4 payments of $21.25 Afterpay)

Each child will spend some time at the pottery wheel and will be assisted by the teacher to create a shape of their choice.

The young artists will also experiment with freely forming the clay to sculpt different objects and will have the opportunity to decorate their work with colourful ceramic paints.

By the end of the class, each child will make a colourful trinket dish with small ornaments of their choice!

Please note: all our teachers are trained Art Therapists and have WWCC (Working With Children Checks).

Knowledge required
What you'll get
Each child will make one pottery piece to take home with them, the clay is an air dry clay with acrylic paints and finishing spray. The piece will not be dishwasher or microwave-safe. Drying time is two to three weeks, you will be notified once the clay is dry for pickup.
What to bring
It is recommended that children wear closed shoes and clothes that they don't mind getting clay on. Aprons are provided but feel free to bring your own.
Suitable for

Suitable for kids from 6 to 12 years old.

An adult must accompany any attending kids. The adult may observe at the class for free.

This would also be a lovely gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


The Art Department Newcastle - 1/133 King Street, Newcastle NSW

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Led by professional pottery teachers, relax, get messy, and connect with others while learning fun techniques. All you need is your imagination and creative spirit, whether you're a beginner or a pro.


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