M's School of Art
experience creativity!
  Western North Carolina 
UPCOMING EVENTS
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CURRENT OFFERINGS
Art and Wine
Design Your Own 
Art and Wine Event!
Gather your friends or coworkers for an art project of your choice!
Contact M to book your group!
Private Art Lessons
$35/hr
 includes materials
at your home or location of choice!

Comments & Questions:

MARCH WORKSHOPS
FEBRUARY WORKSHOPS
APRIL & MAY WORKSHOPS
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FOR MORE DETAILS AND TO REGISTER 
Follow this link to Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creative-intentions-retreat-awakening-tickets-492092240137

FEBRUARY 4TH

Clay Workshop: Raku Luminary
Learn to make a clay luminary with cut-outs 
of your choice! Return to glaze your 
work then participate in the raku
 firing to complete your piece.
All materials and tools are provided.



$45
​2pm-4pm
Mills River, NC
FEBRUARY 4TH

Clay Puzzle Box
Create a box from slabs of clay, then cut a unique pattern for the lid. Decorate your new puzzle box with carved patterns and colorful glazes!



$45
10am-12pm
Mills River, NC
FEBRUARY 9TH

Felted Wool Critter
Learn to wet-felt a useful pin cushion or sculpture from wool. Create turtles, ladybugs, rabbits or your favorite animal!




$45
6:00-8:00pm
Mills River, NC
FEBRUARY 23rd

Felted Wool Needle Book
​Design several sheets of wool using the wet-felting method, then cut and sew them into a 'book' of handy pages to store your pins and sewing needles.




$45
6:00-8:00pm
Mills River, NC
FEBRUARY 25th

Clay Hanging Planters
Learn to make spherical planters to hold your new cuttings or tiny air plants. Decorate with carved textures and designs. Glaze your pieces to waterproof them or leave them unglazed and porous depending 
on your plant's needs.



$45
10am-12pm
Mills River, NC
FEBRUARY 25th

Garden Planter
Learn to make a planter from clay for your new spring herbs or flowers! You will also create a dish to fit your planter to catch drips!



$45
2pm-4pm
Mills River, NC
MARCH 4th & 9th

Raku Beads and Pendants
​Explore creating different shapes and 
sizes of beads in clay, and make simple 
matching pendants. Return another day 
for glazing, then firing in the raku kiln 
for a unique finish.

$45
March 4th
10am-12pm
March 9th
6pm-8pm
Mills River, NC
MARCH 4th & 23rd

Raku Critters
Learn to create small creatures from clay! Invent a whole menagerie of animals to decorate your home!
Return at a later date to fire your pieces using the unique raku method.

$45

March 4th
2pm-4pm
March 23rd
6pm-8pm
Mills River, NC
Creative Intention Retreat Series

MARCH 25th

Gnomes and Mushrooms
​Everyone needs a gnome to watch 
over the garden, and every gnome 
needs a mushroom!
Learn to sculpt a gnome figure from 
clay, then create a free-standing 
mushroom. Return to glaze your 
pieces at a later date

$45
10am-12pm
Mills River, NC
MARCH 25th

House Planters
​A planter for your house...that looks like a house!
Learn to create a sturdy planter from clay using the firm slab technique. Return to glaze on another date.





$45
2pm-4pm
Mills River, NC
MARCH 26th

Raku Firing Day
Hey Potters! 
Bring your raku pieces to be fired at the Dancing Potter Studio!  We'll spend the day firing as many 
pots as you can get in the kiln. 
New to raku? Come and watch or take 
​raku workshop!

​$25 all you can fire (your glaze)
$35 all you can fire (studio glaze)
10am-5pm
Mills River, NC
January 28th
-Awakening-

March 18th
-Emergence-

April 29th
-Women's Retreat-
*Full day retreats based on a theme to encourage self reflection and creativity. 

*Primarily art based projects in clay, painting, and fiber arts. Special guests provide activities in writing, health, and fitness.

*Learn skills, meet new people, self reflect, and create with intention.

*more details, click here*