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Clay Workshop Series 2019/2020

Welcome to our “Beginner/Intermediate” Hand Building Workshops! 

Experience the stress relieving, therapeutic art of one of the oldest and most practical art forms.  

These events are for everyone ages 18+ who has an interest in creating one of a kind, unique pottery pieces with your own hands. This workshop series, requires no previous experience with clay. All Workshops are done in 2 steps.  Building your piece and then returning to glaze it on your own free time.

Evening starts at 7:00pm and runs until 9:00pm. You are welcome to bring beverages of your choice (wine, beer, pop) to enjoy while creating and making new friends! Our cafe @localrenaissance is open until 8:00pm, if you choose to purchase specialty coffee or snacks.

 

Please note: You must pre-register for all workshops as I have to prepare the clay and tools ahead of time.  This must be done by email. You cannot register  through Facebook or Instagram messaging.

I do not charge deposits ahead of time and the workshop is paid the night of the event.  Please also note: THIS A CASH ONLY event. There are BMO and TD Banks here in town.

Please use the following link to register:  maggiesmudroom@gmail.com

Here is a list of our scheduled Clay workshop Series for 2019/2020

(Pick and choose or sign up for all)

 

Thursday, September 5th 7:00-9:00pm

Multipurpose Rope Basket!

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  • $45.00
  • This includes an instructional class, all firing and final glazing

 

Thursday October 3rd, 2019

Beer Steins

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Come and create your own personalized Beer Stein! You can choose from many textures, labels (if you choose)  The glazing options are all your choice.  There will never be another like it! All your guests will be jealous!

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.  If you wish to make a set of 4, please advise in your sign up email.

$40 per Stein (if you want to create more than one, let me know in your registration email.)

 

 

Thursday November 7th, 2019      7:00-9:00pm

 Wine Glasses!

 

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Create a pair (2) of your very own Wine Glasses just in time for the holiday season! All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.  If you wish to make a set of 4, please advise in your sign up email.

$40.00 inclusive.

 

 

Thursday December 5, 2019   7:00-9:00pm

“Slab Built” Birdhouses

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Will be ready for the Christmas season (in case its a gift) Beautiful, functional, outdoor birdhouse.  Use it in your backyard or as a display piece in your home. The options for design and decoration are endless

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$40.00 inclusive.

 

Thursday February 6, 2020  7:00-9:00pm

Spring Owl Planter

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You will definitely want this in your home or on your patio! Functional, outdoor planter. Be the envy of our neighbors and show off your creation with pride!

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$40.00 inclusive.

 

 

Thursday March 5, 2020

Pitcher

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“Extraordinarily Yours” Slab built Pitcher.  Use it functionally in your everyday or save for a special occasion.  These pitchers are ideal for Water at your table, wild flowers from your garden or someone else’s, wine, I mean honestly the options are endless!

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$60.00

 

 

 

Thursday April 2, 2020     7:00-9:pm

The Honeypot

Who hasn’t aways wanted a “real” honey pot! In this class, you will design your own beautiful honeypot.  Add a bee, add drips, the sky is the limit.  This comes complete with a wooden honey stick for serving. All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$35.00

 

 

Thursday May 7, 2020    7:00-9:00pm

Miniature slab house Votive Candle Holder

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Just in time for patio summer days.  Create a generic slab built home to house your best smelling candles, or replicate your own home or cottage!

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$35.00

 

 

Thursday June 4, 2020    7:00-9:00pm

POTTY MOUTH POTTER NIGHT!

 

This is going to be a crazy night! We will be painting pottery with the words that shouldn’t come out of your mouth! Be creative, unique, funny, explicit or dirty! I wish I could say “what happens at Maggie’s, stays at Maggie’s” however this will be out there for everyone to see!

All supplies, venue,  all glazes and firing are included.

$ Price dependent on the piece you choose to paint.  Mugs and Plates average $15.00-35.00

 

 

Thursday July 2, 2020    7:00-9:00pm

Casserole Dishes

Make your own functional Casserole dish.  In this class you will be creating a Stoneware Ceramic, oven/freezer/microwave safe cooking vessel.

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$65.00

 

 

 

Thursday August 6, 2020    7:00-9:00pm

Trinket Dishes

Make a set of 4 Trinket dishes, you choose the shape and texture.  You can really get interesting with these multipurpose dishes.  Use for trinkets, keys, jewelry or Pickles and cheese!

All supplies, venue, both firings, all glazes and both studio sittings are included.

$40.00

CLOSED for Renovations

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Hi all!

Please note that we will be closed for PAINTING and all PICK UPS from March 3rd until 10th for renovations. Exciting things are coming and we can’t wait to share them with you the following week during March Break!

See you then,

Maggie’s Mudroom staff

 

 

Ladies Nights 2018

Maggies GIRLS NIGHTS are BACK!!!

Thursday November 8: 7-9pm

“Classic Christmas Trees”

  • We will be painting the “my gramma had one of those!” trees
  • Come together for a fun, throw back evening with friends and be the envy of all those left behind, when you showcase your very own “classic tree”
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • SPACES FOR THIS EVENT ARE EXTREMELY LIMITED
  • $100.00 plus tax
  • Large tree 14′

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Thursday November 22: 7-9pm

“Air Heads!”

  • Kill everything you try to grow?????
  • Easiest plant you will ever grow! requires no soil and just a spray of water once a week!
  • We will be designing and hand building an “air plant” vessel
  • Your creation will come complete with an Air Plant
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • $30.00 plus tax completed

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Thursday December 6: 7-9pm

“Tumblers

  • We will be making a set of Tumblers with or without handles, your choice, using Brown Speckled Stoneware
  • These mugs have been a hit EVERY time we hold this class!
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • This class fills up quickly
  • $50.00 plus tax completed

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Thursday January 6: 7-9pm

“Artists Choice”

  • Created by popular demand!
  • Time to search the PINTEREST boards for ideas!
  • Each person will be given a pound of the clay body of your choice (Brown Speckled, Black or white Stoneware)
  • You will create “WHATEVER”  you like
  • Feel free to come with props from home to help you create, almost anything can be a mold or texture.
  • Be practical or whimsical, your decision
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • $35.00 for a complete, glazed creation

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Thursday January 24: 7-9pm

“Ring Holder”

  • We will be creating Ring holders for your kitchen sink or your bath or bedroom.
  • You can be as creative as you like with this one, patterned, plain, dish style or a cactus if you like!
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
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Thursday February 7: 7-9pm

“Egg Carton”

  • We will be hand building these beautiful Egg Cartons
  • Will hold a dozen eggs
  • Stunning and Sturdy!
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • $40.00 for a complete, glazed creation

 

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Thursday February 21: 7-9pm

“Sushi Set”

  • Practical and stunning
  • You will be creating on of two styles of plates and sauce bowls
  • You are also welcome to make ceramic chop sticks!
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • $40.00 for a complete set.

 Thursday March 7: 7-9pm

“Berry Baskets”

  • Spring is almost here!!!!!
  • We will make 2 Berry Baskets, both for you or give one away
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • $40.00 for a two Baskets complete 

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Thursday March 21: 7-9pm

“Ceramic Spoons”

  • We will make a set of various sizes of serving spoons (wooden spoon sizes)
  • You will get a complete set of 4, you may choose to make a couple of serving forks in your set.
  • BYOB if you choose, we will be closed to the public for this event
  • You must pre-register by email maggiesmudroom@gmail.com
  • $35.00 for a set of 4 large serving utensils

     

L.A.A.S “Lost Arts After School” Program 2018

Wednesdays 4:00pm-5:30pm

Starting September 12 and continuing through June 12th, 2018 (excluding holidays)

In this amazing program kids ages 7+ will learn conventional skills that have been essential in life however have been replaced with modern conveniences.

Last year we learned:

  • Sewing and quilting (kids made their own lap quilt)
  • Woodworking (kids made serving trays)
  • Moccasins (kids made their own pair of leather moccasins)
  • Clocks (kids made their own working clocks)
  • Backpacks (kids made back to school bags out of leather and corduroy)
  • knitting (kids made their own winter hats)

Coming this year:

  • Letter Writing (this will include learning cursive, making paper from scratch, putting together a bound book and they will cover it and decorate it with brown paper bags)
  • Cooking (basic sauces, soups, healthy eating, setting a table, waiting tables and will prepare a gourmet meal for parents)
  • Tying a tie
  • Ironing with and without starch
  • Sewing on a button
  • Soap making
  • Cross stitching
  • Wood whittling
  • Chopping wood
  • Making a fire
  • Cooking on an open fire
  • Gardening
  • Mapping with paper maps

The program is $15 per week/per child and is paid weekly.

Please register via email

 

 

 

 

It’s Our 1st ANNIVERSARY!!!

AND…… We want to THANK YOU!!!!!

Elmira, Elmira, Elmira how can we express the emotions we feel for the support, loyalty and genuine love you have shown us! We are honoured and privileged to serve you! Thank you above all for your friendships.  Maggies strives to be a place where everybody knows your name (I stole it, I know but it just is what it is!) and we have been enriched and rewarded by our relationships. We have some REALLY EXCITING news, that we will share shortly that will excite and please you! Stay on alert!

Friday February 16th marks our FIRST ANNIVERSARY!

Come on out ANYTIME between 10-6pm and anything on our drink menu is FREE!!!!!

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