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Paint Your Own Pottery

Paint Your Own Pottery at The Workspace

Choose from over 100 different bisque from functional kitchenware to decorative items. Check out our weekly themes for inspiration but choose whatever floats your boat! Drop in and paint with us or take your kit to go for an additional $3. We will show you the basics of painting and it will be ready for pick up in about a week. Open to all ages if accompanied by an adult. Hours are Monday - Friday from 2-9pm and Saturday from 10am-4pm. In-studio Paint Your Own Pottery projects must be started at least 30 m minutes prior to studio close (8:30pm on weekdays and 3:30pm on Saturdays).

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January 16-20 Mug Week Paint your new favorite cup for your daily dose of caffeine. Get something traditional or change it up with a hedgehog or llama mug or check out our bearded mug. Over 40 designs to choose from!

January 22-27 Dinosaur Week Incorporate a terrestrial vertebrate into your design or paint a dinosaur figurine, bank, mug, or plate.

January 29-February 3 Alice's Tea Party Find an array of teacups, whimsical teapots and “drink me” jars you can paint in the Wonderland style. Look for animals like the March hare, a smiling cat, a chill caterpillar, the croquet flamingo, and a sleepy dormouse, or paint your favorite Alice character on any of our pottery.

February 5-10 Sweet Treats Week Paint a special container for all those sweet treats – a candy dish, mug for hot chocolate, cookie tray, or a cupcake dish. Pieces will be fired in time for Valentine’s Day pick up.

February 12-17 Lights and Flames Choose from candleholders, luminaria, nightlights, and other lighted bisque to brighten up your space during the grey February days.

February 19-24 Dungeons and Dragons Week Make your weekly game night a critical hit with a personalized pub mug, dice box, or bank for your loot. Find creatures, monsters, characters, and dragons that will impress the most ruthless DM. Welcome RPG'ers, and to thine own elf be true.

February 26-March 2 Cereal Bowl Week Paint a bowl for your morning staple or late-night snack. When you pick up your bowl after firing, we will throw in a single-serve cereal box to get you started.

March 4-7 Bisque Buddy Week Choose an adorable mini animal bisque to paint, free with each pottery purchase. (Sorry, no sharing for this deal.)

March 18-23 Containers & Canisters Find the perfect vessel for your loose change, pens, plants, candy, crayons, jewelry, keys, coffee beans, craft supplies, things you want to hide, or things you need to keep track of.

October 23-28 $10 Mug Week Whatta Deal!

April 1-6 Gnome Week An enchanting cast of characters awaits you! Meet Norm, Norma, Nate, Nora, Elwood, Jake, and the ever-popular foot-tall Ginormagnome. Start (or keep building) your gnome village with cute little mushrooms, a small planter, or a fairy house.

April 8-13 Plant Lovers Week Our pots are both charming and functional vessels for your indoor plants. From little pots for baby succulents to larger ones for more established plants, find a fun way to show off your greens.


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