The Ceramic Place Newsletter, August 2017

August brings us the Dog Days of Summer, hot, sultry, uncomfortable days! Don’t spend your time sweating and complaining! We have AIR CONDITIONING! to keep you cool!! 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.

PLAN AHEAD for your kids to attend Ceramic Kids Workshops, August 15th & 17th. Session is 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.

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, August 26th. The potluck theme is to be announced on Facebook. Keep a watch out for it.

Leaf Dish Class

Create this pretty and colorful leaf dish. This class is on Saturday, August 12th 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. Project shown unfired.

Wine Cheers Plate

Funky Open Weave Glass Fusion Class

Make this cool and funky open weave glass project! Glass fusion is easy and fun. This class is on Sunday, August 20th at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 10 and up invited to attend. This class requires the purchase of 2 pieces of glass for $20 each, which includes the black open weave glass and a class fee of $12.

Glass Wind Chime

August Holidays to Celebrate:

  • 1 - 11 – Dog Days of Summer – Enjoy $4 off a dog piece that you paint. Your dog piece must cost more than $10 and is limited to one piece per day. (Offer is from the 1st to the 11th of August)
  • 6 - Friendship Day – Bring your friends and celebrate together! Each of you will enjoy $4 off the piece of your choice. Your piece must cost more than $10 and is limited to one piece.
  • 13 - Left Hander’s Day – Left hand painters will receive $4 off the piece of their choice. Your piece must cost more than $10 and is limited to one piece.
  • 27 - Just Because Day – Just because we love our customers, you will enjoy $4 off the piece of your choice. 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