Children’s Clay & Art Classes

Clay Classes

Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting red clay on. You will probably get get clay on yourself.

If you have long hair bring a hair tie.

Instructors: Kathy Clarke, Su Shannon, Tahira,

Saisorn Peemanao, & Eileen Gombosi

Classes will be held at 2377 Rte. 7 south

Monday Multi-age Wheel

Instructors: Su Shannon

3:30-5PM   ages 8 and up

Sess. 3 Nov 5-26, Tuition $80

Sess. 4 Dec. 3-17, Tuition $60

Tuesday after School Hand Building

Instructor: Kathy Clarke

3:30-4:30 ages 41/2 to adult

Sess. 3 Nov 6-27, Tuition $56

Sess. 4 Dec 4-18, Tuition $42

Wednesday Multi-age Wheel

Instructors: Tahira Whitcomb-Paulson & Kathy Clarke

3:30-5PM   ages 8 and up

Sess. 3 Nov 7-28 (no class on Nov 21st), Tuition $60 NEW DATES

Sess. 4 Dec 5-19, Tuition $60

Home School Clay Hand Building

Instructor: Eileen Gombosi

for ages 4 1/2 to adult    Tuition $20

Friday Mornings, 9-10:30AM

Sess. 2 Oct. 19

Sess. 3 Nov. 2 FULL

Sess. 4 Nov 16

Sess. 5 Dec 7

Sess. 6 Dec 21

Children’s Art

Friday Home School Drawing & Painting   Instructor: Mary Lower

This class will be a chance to draw and paint from observation and your imagination while learning about the elements of art and composition. Classes will be held at Mary Lower’s Studio. For ages 5-12.

Hours: 1-2:30PM More…NEW DATES ADDED

Tuition $20/per session, materials included.

Please preregister by calling Barb at 247-3702 or emailing

Sess. 4-Oct 19-FULL

Sess. 5-Nov 2- 1 SPACE LEFT

Sess.6-Nov 9

Sess. 5-Nov 16

Sess. 6-Nov 30

Sess. 7-Dec 14

Sess. 8-Dec 21

Friday Teen Home School Drawing & Painting 

Instructor: Mary Lower

This class will be held at Mary Lower’s studio from 10-11:30. Materials will be provided. This class is for ages 11 and up.

Please pre-register by calling Barb at 247-3702 or emailing

Sess 3-Nov 2-30, Tuition $80

Sess 4-Dec 7-21, Tuition $60

Make Your Own Holiday Gifts

Instructor: Kathy Hall

Get ready to make some fabulous gifts for family and friends this holiday season!  This year’s projects will include making calendars, framed original artwork, ornaments, pot holders and more. By the last class we will have made many gifts and wrapped them all up in holiday gift wrap. We’ll have lots of fun while we focus on creativity and giving! For ages 6-12.

(No class on Nov 21st)

Weds, Nov 7-Dec 12, 3:30-5, Tuition $100 FULL

I am collecting names of interested students in case we can come up with a second session of this class. Barb

To register & information call Barb Nelson at 802-247-3702 or email

Mail check to office: Middlebury Studio School, 989 Indian Trail, Leicester, VT 05733

Classroom phone: 802-458-8979 if no one answers it’s best to call Barb at 802-247-3702

Finished pottery can be picked up anytime in the outside alcove of our garage.

No refunds given for student cancellations less than 7 days from start of class.