parties at thrown elements pottery
Thrown Elements Pottery can’t wait to host your next special event. We are available for:
- birthday parties for ages 1-113 (we figure if you are older than 113, you might want a parade instead)
- bridal showers
- corporate outings
- team-building activities
- date night
- girls’ night out
- a fun event for your book club, bunco group, family reunion or scout troop
create your own perfect party
Your event will be one of a kind no matter which you choose, but don’t be limited by our “pre-packaged” parties. We can design a party to meet your theme and specifications and make it an event to remember. Just ask and we’ll happily help you plan a unique party or event to fit your needs and budget.
five easy steps
- Reserve your time and date for you, plus 5 to 50+ of your closest friends.
Choose which type of party and package you want. We offer both paint-a-pot and wet clay parties. Choose the party that fits your event the best.
Send out your invitations.
Show up and have a great time.
Stop by at a later date to pick up your finished, kiln-fired creations.
- A minimum of 6 paid guests is required
- A non-refundable deposit of $50 is required and will be applied to your final bill.
- packages A & B: 7 - 10 days
- packages C & D: approx. 14 days
Each package includes:
- a private room for 1-½ hours (Pkg A or B) or 2 hours (Pkg C or D)
- guided creation of project by an instructor who is dedicated to your party
- personalized invitations
- party preparation and clean up
- a “thank you for attending” card for each guest which includes a free studio fee for their next visit
Selection may vary. Contact us for specific requests or themes or to see samples of projects and bisque items.
package A: paint-your-own pottery ($15/person)
Each guest chooses one of the following items to paint to their liking:
- party plate or mug
- 2 4" tiles
- sports trophy
- pencil holder
- small figurine
- seasonal items
package B: paint-your-own pottery ($18/person)
Everything in package A, plus instruction in one of the following specialty glazing techniques:
- bubble paint
- wax resist
package C: wet clay ($21/person)
Our staff will guide each of you in the creation of your own hand building project based on your theme, utilizing one or more of the following techniques:
- coil build
- pinch pots
- using molds
- slab build
- tile making
- slip and score
package D: wet clay ($25/person)
This is wheel throwing at its finest. You’ll get to play with clay, have fun with your friends or co-workers, and enjoy working together on a team project as well as individual pieces so that everyone has something to remember the day by and to be proud of.
We also can provide the following ($5/person):
- decorated cupcakes (or similar treat)
- beverages (juice, water, milk or soda)
- balloons and decorations
- pizza (call for discounted pricing & free delivery)
- customized commemorative memory plate for guest of honor ($40)
- extra hour ($50)
- after hours / private party ($100/hr.)
Call us at 847.818.1313 or email us with:
- the date and time you would like to hold your party or event
- an estimate of how many guests will be attending
- the party package you picked
- whether you want the “extras” listed above
We’ll contact you to confirm the details and arrange payment of your non-refundable $50 deposit. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover Card, local checks and cash.
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