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One, Three, or Five Pottery Classes with Glazing Sessions at Fire & Mud Studios (Up to 68% Off)

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In a Nutshell

Students create pottery projects before glazing them; a lifelong artist harnesses a unique approach to art during instruction

The Fine Print

Expires Jul 17th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 24hr cancellation notice required. Must be 6 or older. Classes must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Contrary to popular belief, pottery also lasts forever, since scientists continue to find Egyptian and Mayan pottery shards as well as the ubiquitous pottery ashtray. Make history with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $49 for one 120-minute pottery class and one 60-minute glazing session (a $120 value)
  • $109 for three 120-minute pottery classes and one 120-minute glazing session (a $320 value)
  • $179 for five 120-minute pottery classes and two 120-minute glazing sessions (a $560 value)

During classes, students learn pottery techniques to create clay pieces, such as cups or bowls. After finishing their sessions, participants leave their pieces to dry, returning at a later time to glaze them and make them safe for microwaves and food. Classes are available during days and evenings throughout the week, as well as on Saturdays.

Fire & Mud Studios

Artist Rae Holton sees energy. The owner of Fire & Mud Studios and lifelong arts and nature enthusiast harnesses her inimitable sight of what she calls "the vein-like serpentine flow of atoms" to create offbeat works of art in a variety of mediums. Raised among artists and craftspeople, Holton has dabbled in jewelry making, photography, cooking, and ceramics, and cultivated a love for teaching after stints as a children's ski instructor and after-school program educator. Helming her pottery-focused studio, Holton helps others unleash their inner artists through classes and workshops as students learn the history of ceramics or how to remove the head off a classical sculpture with a hedge trimmer.



Tips

  • “Great fun! Wear clothes that can get dirty. Long fingernails make the pottery on the wheel difficult.”

  • “It was so much fun and educational as well. Lots of hands on and the instructor was outstanding”

  • “This was a great deal! It was my first time doing pottery and I loved every minute of it! The class was small with amazing (and patient) instruction! I cannot wait to...”

    “This was a great deal! It was my first time doing pottery and I loved every minute of it! The class was small with amazing (and patient) instruction! I cannot wait to go back for the glazing portion and for open wheel sessions the studio offers. ”

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    Escondido, California 92025

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    Suite 106

    San Marcos, California 92078

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