Events & Classes

Intro to Polymer Clay Class

Intro to  Polymer Clay Class photo

$50 supplies included  (If you have a group of 3 or more email for a discount!)

Ages 8 to 98 will learn magical techniques with colorful oven baked clay. Roll, flatten, wrap and then slice to reveal amazing designs like stars, flowers and swirls. Then take your slices and cover anything you choose from the collection of objects including frames, jars, boxes, utensils and pins. Or make a creature like a frog or owl! You'll be amazed what you can do!  Check out our Facebook album of projects that students have made over the years: Student Work Album

Choose a date:
Sunday, March 26th 12:30 to 2:30pm- Full Call to be on the waiting list
Wednesday, March 29th 2:00 to 4:00pm 
Saturday, April 1st 2:30 to 4:30pm - Full Call to be on the waiting list
Friday, April 7th 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Friday, April 14th 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Sunday, April 23rd 1:00pm to 3:00pm

If none of these dates work for you contact Layl at to let her know a date that is good for you.

Click here to sign up online

If you have a Groupon or Living Social Coupon enter coupon code: gr40 to change the amount due to $0. (the actual code on your Groupon doesn't work in our system) Be sure to enter the number of participants in box next to "add to cart" button.   Then bring your actual Groupon bar code to class (or have it on your phone) so we can scan it in person.

Flower Power Class

Flower Power Class photo

$60 supplies included.

Sign up your friend for only $40 more!

Make an 8 inch polymer clay flower that really bursts from the wall! Or make a group of several smaller flowers. You will make a collection of petals with several different millefiore techniques and then piece together your flower. Learn the mysterious fluffiness technique and the "McDill Twist".  Also experiment with Layl's "faux watercolor technique".  Then play in the glitter! Who doesn't love glitter!?

Sunday, April 23rd  3:30 to 6:30pm

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Brookside Art Annual

Brookside Art Annual photo

Brookside Neighborhood, Kansas City MO

May 5-7th

Laumeier Art Fair

Laumeier Art Fair photo

Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, MO

May 12-14th

Make Laumeier’s Annual Art Fair your Mother’s Day weekend tradition! Now in its 30th year, the Art Fair features local food and beverage vendors, hands-on activities for kids, special wine and beer tasting events, live music and 150 juried artists from across the country. Rain or shine; no pets or outside food and beverage allowed. Presented by Emerson.

Prairie Arts Festival

Prairie Arts Festival photo

The 30th Annual Prairie Arts Festival Fine Art & Fine Craft Exhibition and Sale will be held over Memorial Day Weekend outdoors on the grounds of the Robert O. Atcher Municipal Center located at 101 Schaumburg Ct., Schaumburg, IL 60193.

Saturday & Sunday, May 27 and 28th, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day
120 painters, sculptors, photographers, jewelers, potters - artists of every sort.
Entertainment on three stages
Food truck court
Children's art activities
Free parking
Free admission

Smoky Hill River Festival

Smoky Hill River Festival photo

The Festival Gates open at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday and 10:00 a.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Entertainment starts at 10:15 a.m.

Admission is by Festival button only-$10 in advance or $15 at the gate; good for all 3 1/2 days. Children 11 and under are FREE.

June 9th-11th