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Kids Classes

Winter 2017

Kids Clay Classes

Registration for Spring Classes, March Break Camp, and Summer Camp is now open.

Please note: If you’re unable to access your Gardiner Friends discount, please register online at the regular price to secure your spot and email mail@gardinermuseum.com with your name and Gardiner Friends number, as well as the class in which you’ve enrolled. You will be refunded the difference. We are currently working to resolve this issue. We apologize for the inconvenience.

March
13
17

March Break Kids Camp (Ages 7-14)

This week-long camp is open to kids ages 7-14 with all levels of experience. They will create crazy creatures and learn how to sculpt functional ceramic pieces as well as how to decorate using glazes....

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March
13
17

March Break Wheel Camp (Ages 9 -16)

Wheel throwing class will teach the participant to center, open and pull up the walls to create bowls, vases, goblets, and glazing application techniques! The focus is the wheel but students will also learn hand- building and surface decoration styles....

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Apr
Jun
01
03

Saturday Morning Kids Class (Ages 7 – 14)

Kids love getting their hand dirty in our Saturday morning clay class! Working with a professional ceramic artist, kids will make and decorate fun and exciting pieces out of clay. Open to all levels....

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Apr
Jun
01
03

Saturday Afternoon Kids Wheel Throwing (Ages 10 – 16)

Let your creativity shine with wheel thrown clay! Make functional, sculptural, and decorative pieces using the pottery wheel. Learn the skills to throw a vessel and the techniques to take it further than function. Explore wheel-throwing techniques and be inspired...

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Apr
May
06
25

Thursday After School Kids Class (Ages 7 -14)

From fantastical creatures to decorative treasure chests, kids can create fun, funky, and functional creations in this after-school workshop. They’ll learn a variety of hand-building techniques and throw on a potter’s wheel....

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April
08

Mother’s Day Workshop

Don’t know what to get your loved one for Mother’s Day? Come to the Museum for a two-day workshop and make a beautiful handmade vase. On the first visit you'll work with an artist/instructor to make your clay vase....

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July
03
07

Morning Summer Camp – Session 1

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay. ...

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July
03
07

Youth Wheel Summer Workshop – Session 1

Learn the art of wheel-throwing and various glazing techniques. A class designed for the tween and teen with a passion to create!...

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July
10
14

Morning Summer Camp – Session 2

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay....

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July
10
14

Multimedia Summer Camp – Session 1

Designed for campers who love to explore and experiment with art. Kids will work on mixed-media based art projects and develop skills in sketching, painting, glazing and hand building. ...

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July
17
21

Morning Summer Camp – Session 3

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay. Participants will hand build, glaze, and try the wheel. ...

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July
17
21

Youth Wheel Summer Workshop – Session 2

Learn the art of wheel-throwing and various glazing techniques. A class designed for the tween and teen with a passion to create!...

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July
24
28

Morning Summer Camp – Session 4

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay....

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July
24
28

Multimedia Summer Camp – Session 2

Designed for campers who love to explore and experiment with art. Kids will work on mixed-media based art projects and develop skills in sketching, painting, glazing and hand building....

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Jul
Aug
31
04

Morning Summer Camp – Session 5

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay. ...

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Jul
Aug
31
04

Youth Wheel Summer Workshop – Session 3

Learn the art of wheel-throwing and various glazing techniques. A class designed for the tween and teen with a passion to create!...

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August
14
18

Morning Summer Camp – Session 6

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay. ...

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August
14
18

Multimedia Summer Camp – Session 3

Designed for campers who love to explore and experiment with art. Kids will work on mixed-media based art projects and develop skills in sketching, painting, glazing and hand-building. ...

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August
21
25

Morning Summer Camp – Session 7

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay....

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August
21
25

Youth Wheel Summer Workshop – Session 4

Learn the art of wheel-throwing and various glazing techniques. A class designed for the tween and teen with a passion to create!...

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Aug
Sep
28
01

Morning Summer Camp – Session 8

Register for morning ceramic art camp! Kids will meet new friends and get their hands dirty while creating wacky and wonderful objects with clay....

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