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Introductory Workshop

Come try your hand at working with clay! These introductory workshops are a great way to see if you like this material. Designed for first-timers, with hands-on instruction. Finished work will be ready for pick-up about one month after the workshop.

Choose from Adult Wheelthrowing Intro or Date Night Clay:

WHEELTHROWING INTRO WORKSHOP

Come try your hand at working with clay on the potter's wheel. Mudflat teacher Lisa Knebel will show you how to use the potter's wheel to make your own pots. Each student will save one pot that they make and it will be glazed and fired. This is a great way to see if you like this approach to working with clay.

Each workshop meets Sundays, 1-4 pm

Tuition: $60.00/workshop

DATE NIGHT CLAY

Have a Friday night date in East Somerville! Bring your sweetheart and try your hands at working with clay on the potter's wheel. Mudflat teacher Jesse Dougherty will show you how to use the potter's wheel and introduce you to making your own pots. Each student will save one pot that they make and it will be glazed and fired for pick-up at a later date.

Each workshop meets Fridays, 6-8 pm

Tuition: $90 per couple/workshop

Register for an Introductory Workshop

For introductory workshops, we will be booking dates 2 months in advance. Please see below for 2024 registration dates:

  • March 15 at 10 am: For workshops taking place in May & June 

  • May 15 at 10 am:  For workshops taking place in July & August

  • July 15 at 10 am: For workshops taking place in September & October

  • September 15 at 10 am:  For workshops taking place in November & December

  • November 15 at 10 am: For workshops taking place in January and February

Please note that we do not keep a waitlist for our introductory workshops. If we have a cancellation in a workshop, we will post the spot back on the site. If you are on Instagram, follow us @mudflat_studios and we will post about any space openings due to cancellations in our stories! 

  • Date Night Clay Workshop: February 23
    Date Night Clay Workshop: February 23
    Fri, Feb 23
    Somerville
    Feb 23, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Feb 23, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Have a Friday night date in East Somerville!
  • Date Night Clay Workshop: March 8
    Date Night Clay Workshop: March 8
    Fri, Mar 08
    Somerville
    Mar 08, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Mar 08, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Have a Friday night date in East Somerville!
  • Intro to Wheel Throwing: March 10
    Intro to Wheel Throwing: March 10
    Sun, Mar 10
    Somerville
    Mar 10, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Mar 10, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Come try your hand at working with clay on the potter's wheel.
  • Date Night Clay Workshop: March 22
    Date Night Clay Workshop: March 22
    Fri, Mar 22
    Somerville
    Mar 22, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Mar 22, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Have a Friday night date in East Somerville!
  • Intro to Wheel Throwing: March 24
    Intro to Wheel Throwing: March 24
    Sun, Mar 24
    Somerville
    Mar 24, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Mar 24, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Come try your hand at working with clay on the potter's wheel.
  • Date Night Clay Workshop: April 5
    Date Night Clay Workshop: April 5
    Fri, Apr 05
    Somerville
    Apr 05, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Apr 05, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Have a Friday night date in East Somerville!
  • Intro to Wheel Throwing: April 7
    Intro to Wheel Throwing: April 7
    Sun, Apr 07
    Somerville
    Apr 07, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Apr 07, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Come try your hand at working with clay on the potter's wheel.
  • Date Night Clay Workshop: April 19
    Date Night Clay Workshop: April 19
    Fri, Apr 19
    Somerville
    Apr 19, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Apr 19, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Have a Friday night date in East Somerville!
  • Intro to Wheel Throwing: April 21
    Intro to Wheel Throwing: April 21
    Sun, Apr 21
    Somerville
    Apr 21, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Apr 21, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Somerville, 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145, USA
    Come try your hand at working with clay on the potter's wheel.
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