Kids’ Open Studio

Kids’ open studio is an opportunity for families to attend on a drop-in basis and children are encouraged to experiment and work independently without the constraints of a particular goal.  This is a time for children to explore building, banging, cutting, pinching, rolling, etc… with a mound of clay.   Studio staff are always available to help everyone get started, make suggestions, and problem-solve.  Pottery wheels are generally not available during Kids’ Open Studio, though exceptions may be made for kids ages 10 and up with prior wheel experience at Midwest Clay Project.  Kids’ open studio is best suited to children 4 & up.

Fee:  $10/child + firing fee ($3-$15 -depending on the size of the object)  Or…Purchase a punch card! $50/6 visits + firing fee

(Kids’ Punch Cards are valid for 1 year from purchase date)


Wednesday – 10am-5pm,

Friday – 1pm-5pm 

Saturday – 11:30am-5pm

NOTE: Kids’ Open studio visits are intended to take approximately 90 minutes. For afternoon visits please arrive by 3:45.  We close promptly at 5pm.    

Adult Open Studio Hours

This information has moved!
See the 'Adult Open Studio' tab above for details on open studio hours.

Join 157 other followers

dane buy local

Midwest Clay Project welcomes children and adults w/ special needs. Please call to arrange programming - 608-255-9240.

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 157 other followers

%d bloggers like this: