The Ceramic Place Newsletter, June 2017

June has arrived bringing summer with it!! If the hot weather has you sweltering, remember we have AIR CONDITIONING! Paint with us and be cool! 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.

June 4-10 is National Gardening Week. Paint something for your garden and you will receive 15% off all week! We have many garden items to choose from, including flower pots, gnomes, garden stakes, water buckets, butterflies, dragonflies and more! Be the envy of your neighbors.

PLAN AHEAD for your kids to attend Ceramic Kids Workshops, July 18th & 20th and August 15th & 17th. Both sessions are from 1-3pm. For ages 5 – 12 Years. These classes offer different techniques and ceramic pieces. The techniques may include sponge painting, toothbrush painting, chalkboard paint, crystallite paint, splatter paint, elements paint, etc. Sign your kids up at Mill Creek Parks and Recreation website or call them at 425-551-7254.

Father’s Day is June 18th. Celebrate your Dad by making him a hand painted gift. We have lots of ideas for you!

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.

Paint Till You Faint is on Saturday, June 24thand the theme is BBQ. Includes main BBQ dishes and finger foods. Salads and desserts welcome. We will celebrate June birthdays, too!

Eagle Flag Tile Class

Celebrate America with this unique tile. This class is on Saturday, June 10th at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 12 and up invited to attend. Techniques include dipping tile into paint, tissue paper transfer of pattern and fine lining. This class requires the purchase of a 6” square tile for $14.50 and a class fee of $12. Requires the use of a fine liner brush. Use your own or purchase one from us for $16.

Eagle Flag Tile

Watermelon and Ant Class

Create this fun and easy summertime project. This class is on Sunday, June 25th at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 8 and up invited to attend. Techniques include tissue paper transfer, using tape to mask, using puffy paint, and fine lining. The sample used a Latte Cup and Saucer. You may choose what piece you would like to paint. Cost will be the price of the piece you choose and a class fee of $12. This project uses a fine liner brush. Use your own or purchase one from us for $16.

Watermellon Cup, Top Watermellon Cup, Bottom

June Holidays to Celebrate:

  • 4-10 – National Gardening Week - Paint something for your garden and you will receive 15% off all week!
  • 8 - Best Friends Day – Bring your best friend in to paint with you and receive 10% off!
  • 14 - Flag Day – Paint a flag on your piece and receive 10% off your piece.
  • 18 - Father’s Day – Paint with Dad today and receive 10% off.
  • 21 - Summer (Solstice) begins! We have AIR CONDITIONING!

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