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At local art studios, kids and adults can complete paint-your-own pottery and other creative projects.

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For you, too! Paint-your-own pottery is great for kids, but it's fun for adults, too! Check websites for special events like BYOB Nights, Ladies' Nights and drop-off-the-kids nights.

Art Dept. Studios
15 W. Oakland Ave., Doylestown; 28 Richboro Rd., Newtown; 515 Stump Rd., N. Wales | Artdeptstudios.com
Kids get their creativity flowing with pottery & canvas painting, mosaics and clay sculpting. Little artists can get started with Mommy and Me classes, where storytime leads to an art project.

Busy Bees Pottery & Arts Studio
1950 Main Ave., Conshohocken; 1188 Baltimore Pike, Springfield; 1125 Pawlings Rd., Audubon | Busybeespottery.com
Brush up on your skills during walk-in workshops in canvas painting, glass fusing, mosaics, pottery and clay.

The Clay Studio
139 N. 2nd St., Phila. | Theclaystudio.org
Classes for families abound at this space, where you can get behind the pottery wheel, build sculptures inspired by favorite Frozen characters and make dinosaurs out of clay.

Color Me Mine
100 Evergreen Dr., Ste. 105, Glen Mills; Oxford Valley Mall, 2300 E. Lincoln Hwy., Langhorne; 801 Bethlehem Pike, Montgomeryville; 109 W. Lancaster Ave., Wayne | Colormemine.com
Good to know: Ceramics-painting programs for kids & adults

The Expressive Hand
622 S. 9th St., Phila. | Expressivehand.com
This walk-in paint-it-yourself pottery studio offers a Read, Sign & Paint ASL program, as well as kids' classes and workshops.

Mermaid Art Studios
15 E. Butler Ave., Ambler | Mermaidartstudios.com
Stop by for one-day workshops in media fit for kids of all abilities, from drawing and beading to making spin-art T-shirts and pop-up books.

The Mud Room
11 Station Rd., Ardmore | Mudroompottery.com
For families who aren't afraid to get their hands dirty, the paint-your-own ceramic and craft studio supplies all the materials you'll need to make your own masterpieces.


South Jersey

All Fired Up!
602 Haddon Ave., Collingswood | Paintatallfiredup.com
Kids unleash their creativity during canvas-painting workshops, storytime paired with an art project and paint-it-yourself pottery.

The Ceramic Barn
5145 Church Rd., Mount Laurel | Theceramicbarn.com
Create, paint and customize ceramic pieces from clay, or get behind the pottery wheel to see what you can do with 1 lb. of clay in a one-on-one lesson.

Color Me Mine
910 Haddonfield-Berlin Rd., Voorhees | Voorhees.colormemine.com
Good to know: Ceramics-painting programs for kids & adults

Family Clay Time
5471 Black Horse Pike, Turnersville | Familyclaytime.com
Bring your own snacks and drinks to this DIY pottery studio, where tie-dyeing T-shirts and painting dishes with kids’ hands & feet are favorites.

Jubili Beads & Yarns
713 Haddon Ave., Collingswood | Jubilibeadsandyarns.com

614 Station Ave., Haddon Heights | Paintatreasure.com
Stop by Tot Paint N’ Story on Thurs. and Fri., then stick around for daily Open Paint hours where anything goes. The no-fire studio uses acrylic paints, and kids can walk out with their creation that day.



Everyday Artists
1306 Old Lancaster Pike, Hockessin | Everydayartists.com
On Wed., 6- to 12-year-olds give a variety of media a try, from ceramics and canvas painting to glass, during KidzArt classes. After dark, return for the open-studio Late Nite, Paint Nite.

Creatable Crafts
146 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth | Creatablecrafts.com

Your Creation Station
478 E. Main St, Hockesin  |  YourCreationStation.com 
Drop in to paint your own pottery and canvas, tie-dye fabric and fuse glass. The studio also offers after-school classes and themed workshops.

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