The Ceramic Place Newsletter, December 2017

Merry Christmas! Plan to make hand painted ceramics and glass fusion projects to give as gifts. We have a good selection for you to choose from. Escape from the crazy busy activities to relax with us and create! Paint with us, we have a warm and inviting atmosphere. Bring your family and friends, make a memory and keep the treasure!

"Procrastinate Now, Panic Later". Come early and be prepared!

Last Day to turn in your projects is December 19th. Last Day to pick up your projects is December 23rd.

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. November winner is Melissa S. Congratulations!

Paint Till You Faint is on Saturday, December 23rd. The potluck theme is "Christmas Goodies". Assorted dessert & snack stuff. On Paint Till You Faint WE WILL ALSO HAVE AN UGLY SWEATER/VEST CONTEST! Winner will receive a handmade Seahawks Hat and a box of Chocolates!

Ornament Plate Class

Create this beautiful plate for your holiday collection. This class is on Saturday, December 9th at 3pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 8 and up invited to attend. Techniques include stamping, paper masking, tracing on of pattern, blending and using puffy paint. You may apply white gold after the firing and I will re-fire it for a metallic silver adornment. This class requires the purchase of a Round Coupe dinner plate for $24 and a class fee of $12. If you would like the white gold you will pay an extra $10 to use it.

Ornament Plate Class Ornament Plate Class

Snowball Ornament Class

Make this pretty ornament featuring branches and berries to jazz up your tree. This class is on Saturday, December 16th at 1pm and is taught by Marilyn. Ages 8 and up invited to attend. Techniques include using snowfall paint and puffy paint to make the design raised.

Snowball Ornament

December Holidays to Celebrate:

  • 5 – Bathtub Day – Paint a flowered bathtub and receive $5.00 off. $5 off limited to one per person.
  • 7 - Pearl Harbor Day – Thank a veteran. Remember those lost that day.
  • 19 – Last Day to TURN IN your projects for firing for Christmas.
  • 21 – Winter Solstice- Shortest Day of the Year. Paint with us and save 10% off all day.
  • 23 – Last Day to PICK UP projects for Christmas.
  • 24 & 25 – Christmas Eve and Christmas Day – WE ARE CLOSED. Enjoy you holiday.
  • 31 & January 1 - WE ARE CLOSED. Happy New Year!

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