Parties FAQ

Can you do pre-school age parties?
Yes with 8 students max

Who orders the Food?
The party host - (You)

Do I bring my own paper goods, plates, utensils, cups?
Yes

What's in the Goodie Bags?
Clay Art Center provides a clay bead necklace and program brochures in a white paper bag.  You are welcome to add items to the bag.

Are the clay and glazes food safe? Dishwasher safe? Microwave Safe?
Yes. Yes and Yes.

What if my headcount changes?
Please contact Clay Art Center x223 within 24 hours before your party to let us know.

Can I pay balance on day of class? Can I give my payment to the teacher?
No. All parties are paid in full in advance at Gallery Reception.

Is gratuity customary?
Yes, though it is customary to tip your instructor and assistants, gratuity is not required.

When will the work be ready?
Approximately 3 weeks after your party.  CAC will email or call you.

What does the project involve? Is it just painting a pot?
Building a project from start to finish with moist clay and glazes.

Can each child make what they want, free-form style?
No. It is one project lead by the teacher but each student may apply their own creative expression

What does each project look like/involve?
Animal Mug
Cupcake Box
Lantern
Coiled Flower Pot and Saucer
Garden Gnome or Fairy

Where are the classrooms?
Annex classroom is at street level on the left side of the building. Its is a good idea to bring balloons to let your guests know where you are located.

Where do our guests park?
On the street or in the NON-Permit parking areas of the parking lot in front of the building.

When should we arrive to set up?
20 minutes before your party time.

In the event of  inclement weather, may we reschedule? Who will communicate with us about studio closing?
Yes, you may reschedule.  We will contact you or feel free to call us.

If we are delayed, who should we contact?
Please contact the front desk and leave a message by phone and email if outside of office hours Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm.