The Ceramic Place Newsletter, May 2017

Spring is in the air. Blossoms and flowers are everywhere. We will be happy to see “some” sunshine! When you are feeling stressed, come in and paint with us. Art therapy relieves stress!! 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.

Mother’s Day is May 14th. You still have time to make a special gift for your mother, grandmother or for someone who is like a mother to you!

Father’s Day is June 18th. Celebrate your Dad by making him a hand painted gift.

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.
Congratulations to Kelly Akin for being the April winner!

Paint Till You Faint is on Saturday, May 27th and the theme is Sandwiches and Chips. Choose to bring assorted luncheon meats, sandwich spreads, breads, cheeses and condiments of your choice. Dessert is always welcome.

Flower Tile Class

Make this flower assortment tile to decorate with this spring. This class is on Sunday, May 21th at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 10 and up invited to attend. Techniques include tissue paper transfer of pattern, painting with watercolor paints, shading and fine lining. You can choose your own flowers for this project. Requires the purchase of an 8” square tile for $26.50 and a class fee of $12. Requires the use of a fine liner brush. Use your own or purchase one from us for $16.

Flower Tile

May Holidays to Celebrate:

  • 4 – Star Wars Day – May the Fourth be with you!!
  • 5 - Cinco De Mayo – Celebrate your Mexican history!
  • 9 - Teacher’s Day – Make an end of the school year gift for your teacher and you will receive 10% off.
  • 13 - Frog Jumping Day – Jump in and paint a frog(s) to receive 10% off.
  • 14 - Mother’s Day – Bring your Mother in to paint with you and you will both receive 10% off. Open regular hours on Mother’s Day.
  • 24 - Escargot (Snail) Day – Paint a snail and save 10% off each snail you paint!
  • 29 - Memorial Day –We are Open regular hours. Military discount 15% off every day. Memorial Day honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.

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