Fire & Mud Studios

San Marcos

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In a Nutshell

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

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Promotional value expires May 31, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. May buy 5 additional as gifts. 1 person per voucher. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 24 hour cancellation notice required. New clients only. Must be 6 or older. Must register online. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

  • $49 for one Throwing On The Wheel class and one 60-minute glazing session (up to $120 value)
  • $129 for three 120-minute Throwing On The Wheel classes and one 60-minute glazing session (up to $280 value)

During classes, students learn wheel-pottery techniques to create clay pieces. 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.

Fire and Mud Studios

Artist Rae Holton sees energy. The owner of Fire and 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.

Customer Reviews

Wear something you dont mind getting Dirty (kind of common since lol) and yes you can do it and have something cool after!
Rochelle A. · May 16, 2015
Great instruction and a lot of fun! I really enjoyed myself and I'm looking forward to the glaze class in 2 weeks.
Cheri R. · April 17, 2015
Great class! Instructor goes step by step. Everybody's pieces turned out so different, but so beautiful, especially considering most of us were beginners.
Diane · February 15, 2015
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    San Marcos

    1565 Creek St.

    Suite 106

    San Marcos, CA 92078


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