M's School of Art
 Workshops  Art&Wine
ART & WINE


Picasso's "The Dream"
Try your hand at painting in a 
Cubist style like Picasso!  Learn
the abstract face distortion used
in this painting!


$35



Extruded Raku Vase
Learn to use the extruder to 
create a simple vase, then 
return to glaze and fire your 
piece in the raku kiln!

$40




"LEAVES"
Celebrate the autumn 
weather with a leaf inspired 
painting!  Choose fall or spring
 colors or get wild and
 make your own rainbow 
of local leaves!


$35



"BEARS"
It's time to get ready for 
the winter! Learn to paint 
a whimsical bear to celebrate 
our wild furry neighbors!


$35


Charley Harper's Animals in Winter
​Choose from several of 
Harper's stylized animals 
and paint them in a winter 
scene!



$35


Journal Making
Learn how to create a 
hand-sewn pamphlet stitch 
journal. Choose from 
several types of papers to 
decorate as well as punches
 and stamps!

$35
6:30pm-8:30pm




Nuno Felted Scarf
Learn the "wet" felting process used 
to embed merino wool fibers into a 
silk scarf!  You'll leave wearing a 
gorgeous one of a kind creation!

$45



Clay Marquee Letter
Two sessions.  Learn to make a 
large letter shaped wall hanging or 
box from clay slabs.  Return the 
next week to glaze your piece!

$40


DIY Spring Cleaning Products
Need to move away from harsh 
cleaning chemicals?  You'll leave 
this workshop with a citrus spray, 
a toilet bowl cleaner, and a tile and 
tub scrubmade from simple
ingredients and the knowlegde to 
make more at home!


$30

Recycled Candles

Bring your bits and pieces 
of leftover candles and learn 
to make new ones! Add scent 
and color to your liking. No wax?
No worries! There's plenty 
to go 'round!


$25


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

$45



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

$45




Block Print on Fabric
​Learn how to carve a simple design on a linoleum block then print a repetitive pattern with fabric ink on a cotton towel. Bring along other fabric items to print with your new design!
Additional block designs will be 
available for use as well.
Wear clothes that can get dirty
 (the ink is permanent!)

$35
6:30-8:30pm
Mills River, NC


Journal Making
Learn how to make a simple pamphlet stitch journal using a variety of specialty papers, hole punches, fabric, and beads.
All materials and tools provided.





$35
6:30-8:30pm
Mills River, NC


Art and Wine Night
​Bring Your Own Wine and M's School of Art will bring the paint and canvas!
There will be several images to choose from if you are interested in a guided painting session, and for those who have infinite ideas, you'll have all the 
materials needed to get your creativity
 out on canvas! All materials and tools
 will be provided, just show up with
 your beverage of choice!

$35
6:30-8:30pm
Mills River, NC


Crayon Batik
Batik is a fabric design method using melted wax and dye. Crayon batik is a similar method of decoration, but uses the color of the crayon wax to decorate your fabric instead of liquid dye! Come and learn how to create vivid and textural designs on a sturdy canvas material, 
then choose a canvas tote bag or 
apron for your final product!



$45
6:30-8:30pm
Mills River, NC
VIRTUAL 

The Longest Line


$10


VIRTUAL 

Folded Paper Box


$10​
VIRTUAL 

Radial Symmetry
Mandala


$10​

VIRTUAL 

Typography


$10​



Clay Garden Markers
Get ready for spring planting with a customized set of garden planters! Bring a list of your garden occupants and stamp their names and designs on clay!





$45
2:00pm-5:00pm
Mills River, NC
April 3rd

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!


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


Hypertufa Planters

Learn to create lightweight cement planters of any size for your outdoor gardening needs! Molds of many shapes and sizes provided or bring your own!




$45
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC


Slab Bowls

Create a set of four clay bowls using the slab drape technique. Return at a later date to 
glaze your bowls with food safe glazes!




$45
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC


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
2pm-5pm
Mills River, NC
April 9th

Berry Bowl
​Get ready for harvesting berries by creating
your own hand-built berry bowl!
Learn to work with clay slabs and 
a drape mold to shape a small
self-draining colander style bowl!



$45
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC
April 9th

Pedestal Bowl
Elevate your dishware by adding a 
pedestal!  Create a slab bowl with clay
and add a decorative pedestal.
Return on another date to glaze with 
food safe glazes!



$45
2pm-5pm
Mills River, NC
April 23rd

Block Print Cards
Create your own stamp by carving an
 image into soft linoleum. Learn to mix inks 
and print your image on a card! 
Drawing skills are not required!



$45
2pm-5pm
Mills River, NC
April 23rd

Paper Marbling
Learn to create swirls of color with alcohol inks 
and capture them on a sheet of paper. Each dip in the floating inks will produce a unique design! 
Use your marbled paper for cards, 
frames, or simply art to hang 
on the wall!


$45
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC
May 7th

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
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC
May 7th

Clay 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-5pm
Mills River, NC
May 21st

Batik on Fabric
Learn the art of wax resist on fabric! Decorate a cotton bandana with wax designs, then dye with professional-grade colorful dyes!



$45
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC
May 21st

Tye Dye
It's time to get campy and tye dye some t-shirts!
Bring along three 100% cotton t-shirts to dye with spirals, ovals, and striped patterns!  
A bright rainbow of professional-grade 
colors will be available.



$45
9am-12pm
Mills River, NC