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Pottery Night at Casa Cancun Mexican Steakhouse

Casa Cancun Mexican Steakhouse 68 1st St NW, Pulaski, VA, United States

It's Pottery Night at Casa Cancun in Pulaski, VA, where creativity meets craft. Whether you're a pottery pro or a total beginner, our expert instructors will help you create your masterpiece while you savor awesome food and good company. Grab some queso, dive into the creative vibe, and let's make some awesome art together. See you at the fun intersection of art and tacos! 🍻🎨

Get Tickets $7.50 – $30.00

Make Your Own Piggy Bank

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Get ready for summer with our hands-on workshop where you can create your very own Piggy Bank out of clay! 🌿 Whether you're a seasoned pottery artist or just curious to try, this event is for everyone. We'll guide you through the process of shaping, decorating, and glazing a back that's perfect for saving for life's biggest moments. 🫐🍒

Get Tickets $9.50 – $55.00

Got to Catch ‘Em All

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Are you a pokemon fanatic? This camp may be the one for you!
Unleash your creativity this summer at our "Gotta Catch 'em All" themed art camp! This unique and exciting camp is perfect for young artists who love to explore and create. Each day is filled with fun and imaginative art projects inspired by the world of Pokémon, designed to spark creativity and develop artistic skills.
Clay Hand Building: Dive into the world of clay and learn the art of hand building. Create your own Pokémon-inspired sculptures, experimenting with shapes, textures, and colors.

Pottery Painting: Get ready to paint your very own pottery. Choose from a variety of pottery pieces and bring them to life with vibrant paints, creating your favorite Pokémon characters or inventing new ones.

Creating Your Own Pokémon: Let your imagination soar by designing and drawing your very own Pokémon. Learn about character design, color theory, and storytelling as you bring your unique creature to life.

Canvas Painting: Explore the world of acrylics on canvas, painting scenes and characters from the Pokémon universe. Our instructors will guide you through techniques to create your own masterpiece.

Watercolor: Discover the beauty of watercolors as you paint Pokémon in their natural habitats. Learn about blending, gradients, and creating light and shadow with this versatile medium.

Multi-Media: Experiment with a variety of materials and techniques in our multi-media projects. Combine paint, collage, and more to create unique Pokémon-themed art pieces.

Our experienced instructors will guide campers through each project, ensuring a fun and educational experience for all skill levels. So grab your art tools, and let's embark on a creative journey to "catch 'em all!" Join us for a summer filled with art, adventure, and the magic of Pokémon.

CANCELLATION POLICY

All camps at Paint 'n Fun Ceramics are NON-REFUNDABLE. Failure to show up or canceling with less than 30 days notice will result in loss of payment and no account credit will be issued. Any management approved cancellations/reschedules will be provided in the form of Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Account Credit ONLY. Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Account credits must be redeemed within 90 days. Class minimums and registrations are required in order for us to order properly order supplies and provide proper staffing. Make up days are not provided for days missed during our Camps. If we must cancel a camp due to low participation, you will be issued a credit that can be used toward another camp during the current year.

$249.00 – $379.00

Teen Pottery Art Camp – June 24 – 28: Ages 13 – 17

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Our Teen Pottery Camp is like no other! 
Camp Highlights:

Wheel Throwing: Teens will learn the basics of wheel throwing, exploring techniques to create functional pottery pieces like bowls, cups, and vases.
Clay Hand Building: Diving into the tactile world of clay, participants will engage in hand building techniques such as pinching, coiling, and slab construction to create both functional and sculptural works.
Mosaics: Introduction to the art of mosaics, where teens will design and create their own mosaic art pieces, learning about tile cutting, placement, and grouting.
Watercolor Techniques: Exploring the fluid and expressive nature of watercolor painting, focusing on techniques like blending, layering, and creating textures.
Canvas Painting: Covering a range of styles and techniques in canvas painting, allowing teens to express themselves on a larger scale and bring their creative visions to life.
Mixed Media Projects: Teens will experiment with mixed media, combining various techniques and materials learned throughout the camp to produce unique, multifaceted artworks.
Give your teen something fun to do this Summer!  Camp will run Monday through Friday from 1p to 5p each day. Please bring snacks and beverages.

$275.00

Christiansburg Rec Dept. Buddy Camp

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Private Event set up for Christiansburg Parks & Rec

Montgomery County Parks and Rec. – Patriotic Plate

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

This date and time is reserved for a MCPR Event. If interested please sign up with Montgomery County Parks & Rec

Pop Culture Art Camp

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Come get creative with us in all things Pop Culture
Camp Highlights:

Pottery Painting: Paint pottery pieces with designs inspired by favorite pop culture icons, movies, TV shows, or music bands. Learn techniques in color and design to create vibrant, eye-catching pieces.
Clay Hand Building: Create sculptures or functional items inspired by pop culture themes. This could include character figurines, logo-inspired dishes, or decorative pieces representing elements from famous movies or series.
Watercolor: Experiment with watercolors to create artwork featuring iconic scenes, famous quotes, or portraits of well-known characters from the world of pop culture.
Canvas Painting: Engage in canvas painting sessions to produce large-scale artworks. These could include pop art portraits, abstract representations of pop culture themes, or scenes from beloved movies and series.
Mixed Media Projects: Combine various materials and techniques to create mixed media art. This could involve incorporating elements like magazine cutouts, digital prints, and found objects into a cohesive artwork that represents a unique take on pop culture.

Make Your Own Berry Bowl

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Get ready for summer with our hands-on workshop where you can create your very own berry bowl out of clay! 🌿 Whether you're a seasoned pottery artist or just curious to try, this event is for everyone. We'll guide you through the process of shaping, decorating, and glazing a unique bowl that's perfect for serving up fresh berries. 🫐🍒

All materials are included, and you'll leave with a functional piece of art to brighten up your summer table. Grab a friend and join us for a creative and fun-filled time! 🎨

Get Tickets $9.50 – $45.00

Intro to Clay Hand Building – Ages 8+

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Little Potters: Introduction to Clay Hand Building Camp

Overview: Welcome to Little Potters, a delightful and engaging art camp designed specifically for children to explore the world of clay hand building. This camp offers a playful and educational experience, perfect for young minds eager to delve into the art of clay. Over the course of the camp, children will learn the fundamentals of working with clay, transforming simple lumps of earth into wonderful creations.

Camp Highlights:

Discovering Clay: Children will start their journey with an introduction to clay as a medium – its history, types, and the endless possibilities it offers for creative expression.
Basic Techniques: Our experienced instructors will guide the little potters through the foundational techniques of clay hand building such as pinching, coiling, and slab building. These techniques are the building blocks for creating a variety of clay objects.
Thematic Creations: Each day, children will embark on a new project, creating items that range from functional pottery like bowls and cups to imaginative figures and animals. The themes will be fun and child-friendly, encouraging creativity and storytelling.
Texture and Decoration: Beyond shaping, children will also learn how to add textures and decorations to their creations using various tools and techniques, making each piece unique.
Glazing and Painting: Towards the end of the camp, children will be introduced to the basics of glazing and painting, learning how to add color and vibrancy to their clay creations.
Show and Tell: The camp will conclude with a show-and-tell session where children can proudly display their creations and share their experiences with family and friends.

Camp Environment:

The camp is set in a safe, nurturing environment with a focus on creativity and exploration.
Small group sizes ensure personalized attention for each child.
All materials, including high-quality, child-safe clay and tools, are provided.

Who Should Attend: This camp is ideal for children ages 8+ who are curious about art and love to work with their hands. No prior experience with clay is necessary – just a readiness to get a little messy and have a lot of fun!

Join Us: Embark on a journey of artistic discovery with Little Potters, where children can unleash their imagination, learn new skills, and experience the joy of creating with clay. Sign up today and let your child explore the wonderful world of clay hand building!

Camp is from 9 to 12 - Please pack a snack and a water bottle. If your child will be staying for the afternoon session Intro to the Pottery Wheel, please pack a nut-free lunch and an additional snack.

Intro to Wheel Throwing – Ages 8+

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Camp Highlights:

Getting to Know the Wheel: Children will start their journey with an introduction to the potter's wheel, learning about its history and how it works. They will get familiar with the basic setup and safety guidelines.
Fundamentals of Wheel Throwing: Our experienced instructors will guide the kids through the fundamental techniques of wheel throwing, including centering clay, opening, and pulling up walls to create basic forms like cylinders and bowls.
Shaping and Trimming: As the week progresses, children will learn how to shape their thrown pieces and master the art of trimming to create foot rings and refine their works.
Creative Exploration: Each day will bring new challenges and opportunities for creative expression. Kids will experiment with different shapes and sizes, trying their hands at making cups, vases, plates, and more.
Decorative Techniques: In addition to forming shapes, children will also explore various decorative techniques such as adding textures, carving, and applying slips for color.
Glazing and Finishing: The camp experience will culminate with an introduction to glazing, where kids will learn how to apply glazes to their bisque-fired pieces, preparing them for the final firing.

Camp Environment:

The camp is conducted in a safe, encouraging, and fully equipped pottery studio.
Emphasis is placed on creativity, experimentation, and enjoying the process of making pottery.
Small group sizes ensure personalized guidance and attention for each child.
All materials and tools, including clay, glazes, and access to potter's wheels, are provided.

Who Should Attend: Spin & Shape is perfect for kids ages 8+ who are curious about pottery, enjoy hands-on activities, and love to create. No prior experience with clay or wheel throwing is required – just a willingness to learn and a desire to have fun with clay!

Join the Fun: Let your child discover the magic of wheel throwing at Spin & Shape! It's more than just a camp; it's an opportunity for kids to engage in a creative process, learn a fascinating craft, and make new friends. Sign up now and watch your child spin clay into beautiful art!

Magical Mythical Creatures

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Magical, Mythical Creatures Art Camp

Overview: Step into a world of imagination and creativity with our Magical, Mythical Creatures Art Camp! This week-long journey is an artistic adventure where young artists will explore and bring to life the enchanting realm of mythical creatures. Our camp is designed to ignite the creative spark in every camper through a variety of art mediums and techniques, all centered around the fascinating theme of magical creatures from folklore and fantasy.

Artistic Explorations:

Clay Hand Building: Delve into the tactile world of clay by sculpting and shaping your very own mythical creatures. Campers will learn various hand-building techniques to create textured, detailed, and imaginative clay sculptures.
Pottery Painting: Transform pottery into magical artifacts with vibrant paints and glazes. Campers will learn about color theory and design principles to create pottery that looks like it came straight out of a mythical tale.
Canvas Painting: Bring mythical scenes to life on canvas. Campers will be introduced to canvas painting techniques, enabling them to depict enchanting landscapes and legendary creatures with brushes and colors.
Watercolor Techniques: Discover the fluid and expressive medium of watercolor. Campers will learn how to blend and layer watercolors to create ethereal and dreamy artworks featuring their favorite mythical beings.
Multi-Media Art: Combine various materials and methods for a grand creative project. This segment encourages campers to use everything they've learned throughout the week, blending techniques like collage, painting, and sculpting to create unique, mixed-media pieces.

Camp Experience: Our camp provides a fun, supportive, and educational environment where imagination knows no bounds. Campers will have the opportunity to:

Engage in hands-on art projects inspired by magical and mythical themes.
Collaborate with fellow campers, sharing ideas and inspiration.
Learn from experienced artists and instructors who specialize in various art forms.
Develop a diverse range of artistic skills and techniques.
Showcase their creations in a celebratory exhibition at the end of the camp.

Who Should Attend: This camp is perfect for young artists who are fascinated by the mystical world of mythical creatures and eager to explore their creativity across multiple art forms. No previous art experience is necessary – just a willingness to dive into the magical world of art and imagination!

Join us for a magical journey where art and myth intertwine, creating an unforgettable experience for every young artist!

Please pack a nut-free lunch, 2 snacks, and a water bottle for full day campers, a lunch, 1 snack, and a water bottle for half day campers. 

Get Tickets $249.00 – $379.00

Montgomery County Parks and Rec. – Pick & Paint

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

This date and time is reserved for a MCPR Event. If interested please sign up with Montgomery County Parks & Rec

Swiftie Makers – Summer Camp Era

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Swiftie Makers - Summer Camp Era

Are you a passionate Taylor Swift fan and an aspiring artist?

Join us for a Taylor Swift Themed Art Camp, and immerse yourself in a world where art meets pop culture, inspired by the iconic music and style of Taylor Swift. This unique camp invites Swifties ages 8+ to explore their creativity through a variety of mediums, celebrating the versatility and emotion of Taylor's music.

Canvas Art: Channel the vibrant storytelling of Taylor's songs into your own canvas creations. From the bold eras of "Red" to the whimsical landscapes of "Folklore" and "Evermore," participants will learn to convey emotion and narrative through paint, guided by skilled instructors passionate about both art and Taylor's discography.

Watercolor: Dive into the softer, ethereal side of Taylor's music with watercolor techniques that mirror the fluidity and depth of songs like "Cardigan" and "Wildest Dreams." This segment focuses on blending, layering, and creating dreamy, lyrical scenes that reflect the heart and soul of Swift's work.

Clay Hand Building: Get your hands dirty and shape your own masterpiece inspired by Taylor's ever-evolving career. From sculpting symbolic references to her music videos to creating pieces that speak to the themes of growth, love, and resilience found in her lyrics, this tactile experience brings a new dimension to fan art.

Pottery Painting: Decorate pottery with motifs and lyrics from Taylor's albums, crafting usable art that brings a touch of Swift magic into everyday life. Whether it's a "Fearless" mug for morning coffee or a "1989" inspired vase, each piece is a testament to the camper's creativity and connection to the music.

Mixed Media: Combine various materials and techniques to create art as layered and diverse as Taylor Swift's discography. This segment encourages experimentation and personal expression, allowing campers to mix paint, collage, and other elements to craft pieces that resonate with their individual interpretation of Taylor's music.

This Taylor Swift Themed Art Camp is more than just an art class; it's a community gathering for fans to express their admiration and connect with Taylor's music on a deeper level. Each day is filled with creativity, music, and the shared joy of bringing "Swifties" together through art.

CANCELLATION POLICY

All camps at Paint 'n Fun Ceramics are NON-REFUNDABLE. Failure to show up or cancel with less than 30 days’ notice will result in loss of payment and no account credit will be issued. Any management approved cancellations/reschedules will be provided in the form of Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Account Credit ONLY. Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Account credits must be redeemed within 90 days. Class minimums and registrations are required for us to order properly order supplies and provide proper staffing. Make-up days are not provided for days missed during our Camps. If we must cancel a camp due to low participation, you will be issued a credit that can be used for another camp during the current year.

Pet Adventures Art Camp

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Camp Highlights:

1. Canvas Art: Unleash your imagination on canvas as you bring your beloved pet to life through paint and brush. Our experienced instructors will guide you step-by-step, ensuring that your pet's personality and charm shine through on the canvas.

2. Watercolor Magic: Learn the delicate art of watercolor painting and capture the vibrant colors and unique features of your furry friend. Whether it's the sparkle in their eyes or the texture of their fur, you'll learn to make your pet come alive on paper.

3. Pottery Painting: Transform ordinary clay pots into extraordinary pet-themed masterpieces. Create a personalized, hand-painted home for your pet or a decorative keepsake that celebrates your four-legged companion.

4. Clay Hand Building: Shape and mold clay into whimsical sculptures of your pets. From tiny kittens to majestic horses, you'll learn the art of hand-building with clay to create charming figurines and sculptures.

5. Mixed Media Marvels: Combine various art forms, including collage, painting, and more, to create multi-dimensional pet-themed artworks. Let your creativity run wild as you experiment with different materials and techniques.

Requirements: To ensure that your pet is the heart and soul of your artwork, participants are required to provide a quality photo of their pet. Our instructors will help you choose the perfect image to work from, ensuring your artwork truly captures their essence.

Grandparents Day – Kids Only Workshop

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Drop off your kids for a fun-filled day of art! Kids will create super secret gifts for whomever! Grandpa, Gigi, the list goes on!

Get Tickets $7.50 – $35.00

Montgomery County Parks and Rec. – Butter Dish

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

This date and time is reserved for a MCPR Event. If interested please sign up with Montgomery County Parks & Rec

Resin Pumpkin Workshop

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Create Your own Unique Resin Pumpkin

Get Tickets $9.50 – $55.00
Difficulty: Moderate

Resin Hocus Pocus Workshop

Paint 'n Fun Ceramics Studio 782 New River Rd NW Suite 613, Christiansburg, VA, United States

Create Your own Unique Resin Hocus Pocus Sign

Get Tickets $9.50 – $55.00
Difficulty: Moderate