Glass Ornaments Workshop

Instructor: Dolores Kirschner

Working with fused glass is easy and rewarding. Dolores Kirschner will lead you through a simple, intuitive process that is accessible to ages 4 and above and all skill levels. Clay on Main will fire your ornaments into a colorful, translucent ornament, to be picked up later. This workshop is perfect for creating gifts, or for just spending some quality time with a loved one.

$50 for each adult, $18 for school-aged children

Clay on Main offers workshops about twice a month, exploring diverse topics.  Register at least one week prior to workshop to ensure enrollment. A full refund will be given for any cancelled workshops.

To register for this workshop, click HERE.  Or call the studio at 610-987-0273.

Decorate Your Own Fermentation Crock Workshop

Instructor: Liz Wheeler

People who get into fermenting love a good ceramic crock with a water seal. Clay on Main’s skilled potters have thrown crocks on the wheel, with a water seal, a lid, and a weight to keep your veggies submerged underwater. Come out to our studio to personalize your vessel using carving, colored slips, and oxides; you can pick up your glaze-fired piece two weeks later. You can use it for the Funky Ferments workshop, see below!

$75 for each adult, $43 for school-aged children (includes a wheel-thrown crock with a water-sealed lid & weight

Clay on Main offers workshops about twice a month, exploring diverse topics. Register at least one week prior to workshop to ensure enrollment. A full refund will be given for any cancelled workshops.

To register online, click HERE.  To register via phone, please call 610-987-0273.

Don’t forget to register for the Funky Ferments Workshop HERE!

Tole Painting on Ceramics Workshop

Instructor: Lorraine A’Brunzo

Tole painting is a European folk art, originating in Germany and the Netherlands, that uses special brush techniques to decorate household items made of tin or wood. Lorraine A’Brunzo has adapted Tole painting for use on ceramics. Come and create your own wall hanging using Clay on Main’s ceramic pieces, or potters can bring in a bisqued piece to decorate.

$55 for each adult, $23 for school-aged children (includes a handmade ceramic wall hanging)

Clay on Main offers workshops about twice a month, exploring diverse topics. Register at least one week prior to workshop to ensure enrollment. A full refund will be given for any cancelled workshops.

To register online, click HERE.  Or register via phone by calling 610-987-0273.

Monoprinting & Image Transfer Workshop

Monoprinting is a type of printmaking that inspires an immediate, fresh approach, as each print is completely unique. JoAnn will show you how to make monoprints for greeting cards, to display, or to use in your collage and art work. We’ll be working with acrylic paints and gelatin plates and also exploring techniques to transfer images from printed material. We’ll create texture, pattern and interest in the prints using everything from stamps to things you find around the house or in nature.

Instructor: JoAnn Morrell

$50 each adult, $18 for each school- aged child.

Clay on Main offers workshops about twice a month, exploring diverse topics.  Register at least one week prior to workshop to ensure enrollment. A full refund will be given for any cancelled workshops.

Register online HERE or call the studio at 610-987-0273.

Learn to Crochet: Basic Stitches w/ Stephanie Stamm

 

Have you ever wanted to learn to crochet?  Crocheting is a portable stress-free hobby that is fun to do.  Join instructor Stephanie Stamm and learn to do the chain stitch and single crochet.  With this knowledge, you could make a pot holder, scarf or blanket.  Granny Squares and double crochet may be covered as well.

2 hours

Saturday 7/14/18 10am to 12

$40, no materials fee

Please register at least one week prior to workshop to ensure enrollment, but please inquire if you miss this deadline as space may be available.

 

Click HERE to register!

Crafting Glass Jewelry

Working with fused glass is easy and rewarding.  Max Rhoads will lead you through a simple, intuitive process that is accessible to ages 4 and above and all skill levels.  Clay on Main will fire your ornaments into a colorful, translucent pendant or broach, to be picked up later.  This workshop is perfect for creating gifts, or for just spending some quality time with a loved one. 🙂

Sunday 5/13/18, 10 am to 12pm.  $40 plus materials fee.

To register online, CLICK HERE.  To register via phone, call the studio at 610-987-0273.  Please register at least one week in advance, or call to check availability if within one week of workshop.

Felting 4-Part Series: Snow Make-Up Sessions (drop-ins welcome!)

Join Sandra Britland as she guides you through the process of using wool to felt in different applications. You will create a piece working with wet felt to create embellishments, use needles to add more decorations, and finally prepare your piece as a finished product. These two sessions complete the Felting Basics 4 Part Series, but drop-ins are welcome.  No experience necessary, all tools and materials provided.

4/11/18 & 4/18/18, 6:30-8:30pm

$35 for each class.

Register HERE, or call the studio at 610-987-0273.

Felting 4-Part Series: Snow Make-Up Sessions (drop-ins welcome!)

Join Sandra Britland as she guides you through the process of using wool to felt in different applications. You will create a piece working with wet felt to create embellishments, use needles to add more decorations, and finally prepare your piece as a finished product. These two sessions complete the Felting Basics 4 Part Series, but drop-ins are welcome.  No experience necessary, all tools and materials provided.

4/11/18 & 4/18/18, 6:30-8:30pm

$35 for each class.

 

Click HERE to register for this series, or call the studio at 610-987-0273.

Fused Glass Bowls

Come create a luminous and functional work of art.  Max Rhoads will lead you through the process of using brightly colored glass to create simple patterns.  All work is done at room temperature and is accessible to students ages 4 and up of all skill levels.  Your creations will be fired and available for later pickup.  Fused glass creations are utterly lovely with an inviting surface – you’re sure to be pleased!

Saturday 3/24/18 10am to 12.  $40, plus materials fee (please inquire about fee).

To register online, CLICK HERE, or call the studio to register via phone.  610-987-0273.  Please register at least one week in advance, or call the studio to check availability within one week.

Ceramic Birdhouse Series, 4 Classes starting 3/24!

Join ceramics instructor Liz Wheeler during this 4-part series where participants will learn the ins and outs of ceramic birdhouse building!  Create your own birdhouse, learning what size and dimensions your house should have according to the avian visitors to your yard.  First session explores the beginnings of slab building, the process of using clay slabs to construct complex structures. The second session continues with slab building and joining techniques, while the third and fourth session explores finishing and surface decoration for your newly built abode.  Invite wildlife to your backyard through this simple and fun clay activity!  Finished bird houses will be fired and completed to be picked up at a later date.  Tea and cookies will be offered during work sessions.

All ages are welcome, but students 12 and younger need to be accompanied by an adult.

Saturdays 3/24/18, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14 10am – 12pm

$150, $130 for members

Click Here to register!