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Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Kids, Teens, Adults
Cost:$$ see below
Category:Arts & Crafts
Other Ideas: Susi's Gallery For Children; Danforth Art; Fitchburg Art Museum; The Painting Place; The Glass Bar, Glass Art Classes for Kids, Teens, & Adults

clay dreams photoClay dreams is a family-owned business with more than 30 years of experience in the ceramic arts and has been an Arlington landmark since 1999.

We enjoy our visits with children of all ages. Our experienced and skillful team members can assist with hand prints, and with the very young, even footprints captured in paint on a pottery piece. Children enjoy our wide selection of animal figures and seasonal gifts.

All of our ceramic banks go home with the first penny inside. We can assist with gifts for parents and grandparents including mugs, special dishes, dragons, penguins, owls, and more!

No reservation is needed for groups of 5 or less. You may walk in to the studio to paint at anytime during business hours.

Birthday Parties
Children's birthday party package are available for groups of six or more. Parties for children ages 5-7 has a maximum of 15 guests. For children 8 and up the maximum number of guests is 20.

The party room is reserved for 90 minutes. (For Children 8 years old and up and If available, an extra half hour can be reserved for an additional fee). Clay Dreams supplies the paints, brushes, sponges and other tools as well as glazing and firing in our kilns.

Your party pieces will be ready one week after your party. We will have all the pieces individually wrapped with your guest’s name on them. Parents and party planners are welcome to visit with us to see our party room to learn more about party packages.

Adult Party Options
In addition to our regular hours, the party room is also available by reservation for adult parties on Thursday and Friday evenings from 7-9 PM. Please, call 2 weeks in advance. Dates go early so call ahead!

Price is cost of the piece plus a $5.00 studio fee for children 12 and under. Ages 13 and up the studio fee is $6.00. Studio fees cover paint, glazing and firing.

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Monday - Closed: (Except for Most School Holidays! - Please call ahead to confirm)
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday: 10AM - 5PM
Thursday, Friday: 10am-7pm
Sunday: 12pm-5pm

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Price is cost of the piece plus a $5.00 studio fee for children 12 and under. Ages 13 and up the studio fee is $6.00. Studio fees cover paint, glazing and firing.



183 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA map
Phone: 781.641.3000


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