The Ceramic Place Newsletter, September 2017

Here we are in September! Fall begins on September 22nd. With school starting you can bring your kids in to paint a gift for their new teacher this year. Halloween and fall items are now here for you to start painting. Paint with us, we have a warm and inviting atmosphere. Bring your family and friends and make a memory!

Don’t forget to schedule your party with us!! Check out our party info on our website. Remember, there is NEVER a studio fee to paint at The Ceramic Place.

WE ARE OPEN EVERY DAY 11am to 9pm!! If we have no customers we might choose to close at 8pm.

We have an all month long RAFFLE! No need to be present to win. To get a raffle ticket you need to do two things, check-in at our studio on Facebook and make a purchase of $10 or more. Limit one ticket per person per day. The drawing will be held on PTYF each month. The winner may choose one free piece, priced at $20 or less. August Raffle WINNER is Bonnie Chambers!! Congrats!

Paint Till You Faint is on Saturday, September 23rd. The potluck theme is "End of Summer Favorites"… they can be main dishes, side dishes and/or desserts.

Leaf Dish Class

Create this pretty and colorful leaf dish. This class is on Saturday, September 9th at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 10 and up invited to attend. Techniques include tissue paper transfer of pattern, blending on back ground and on the leaves and fine lining. This class requires the purchase of the spaghetti dish for $37.50 and a class fee of $12. Requires the use of a fine liner brush, use your own or purchase one from us for $16. This class was postponed from last month due to my being out of town.

Leaf Dish

Glass Fusion Coral Candle Holder Class

Make this fun glass fusion candle holder! This class is on Sunday, September 17th, at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 8 and up invited to attend. This class uses glass strips in a 10 in circle shape that is fused and then slumped into candle holder shape. Class cost is $42 including the slump cost.

Glass Fusion Coral Candle Holder

Clay Roll Monster Fish Class

Make this cool clay roll Monster Fish!! You can learn how raw clay is used. This class is on Sunday, September 24th at 3pm and is taught by Jake, our Fabulous Clay Master! Ages 5 and up invited to attend. Clay cost is $13.50 and covers the paint and both firings. Class fee is $5.00 for Jake to teach you. Clay project must dry for 2 weeks to do the first firing. You will need to come back after that to paint and have it re-fired. Picture is a suggestion of what you will make.

Clay Roll Monster Fish

September Holidays to Celebrate:

  • 4 - Labor Day – We are OPEN regular hours!
  • 9 - Teddy Bear Day – Paint our Teddy Bear Stack Bank and you will enjoy $6 off your bank.
  • 11 – 911 Remembrance- Never forget!
  • 22 – Elephant Day – Paint an elephant and you will enjoy $4 off your elephant. Your piece must cost more than $10 and is limited to one piece.

Check our website for all the special nights we have each month. Remember to Like us on our Facebook page to see what’s happening and chat with other folks who visit us at The Ceramic Place. (When you like us, drop down the menu and click "get notifications" to receive everything from us). Post photos of your art for all to enjoy and view our photos! We have lots of them to give you inspiration.

GLASS FUSION!!! We will give you on the spot instruction anytime you are here. Make MOM a unique gift. Be creative and make wonderful pieces for yourself, family and friends. These are gifts that everyone will love. There are many projects you can create including jewelry. If you would like to shape your pieces after they are fused there is an additional $8 fee. We slump (flatten) your bottles for you. Slumped bottles make great gifts. Spoon rests, butter dishes, soap dishes, candle holders, cheese and cracker trays….you name it. There is an $8 charge to slump each bottle.

We have raw wet clay for hand building. For $27 a pound you can create pieces of your choice. The cost includes 2 firings and painting. We also do hand and feet prints in clay for an additional $12. Call for an appointment soon.

Thank you for your business! We know you have a choice and are glad you choose us.
Looking forward to seeing you soon,

Marilyn White
The Ceramic Place