We Love Kids!

‘’Creativity is intelligence having fun’’ – Albert Einstein

Update 10th Oct 2021 – We are not currently taking bookings for children under the age of 12 years. Over 12 years must be fully vaccinated. We hope to reopen soon to children.

Kids are welcome to explore their creativity and attend the studio at our Saturday Morning Workshop, after-school term program or during school holidays. Our regular 10 am Saturday Morning Workshops are a good casual option for kids to book in to make with clay or glaze a ready- made piece.

We host children’s parties in the studio too!

COST & TIME

Kids (12 years and under) come in for $17, $25 or $40 workshop options during our open hours. Making with clay for up to 2 hours is $40 in the studio.

Kids often take up between 1 and 2 hours in the studio – some are super fast and others take their time. We will call you if you child finishes early and needs to be picked up. Children aged 6 years and under must be accompanied by a paying adult. School Holiday Programs are designed for children 6 years and over and parents usually do not attend however we understand if this is time you wish to spend with your children and are happy to accommodate – just get in touch to let us know.

Glazed pieces need to be picked up 1 to 2 weeks later after firing.

We are a Service NSW Creative Kids Provider. APPLY HERE

Creative Kids Terms of Use – Creative Kids Vouchers may be used for up to 3 workshops within a 2 month period as per our provider agreement with Service NSW. Suitable sessions for children aged under 12 are our school holiday & Sat morning workshops. If using Creative Kids Voucher, please select the PAY LATER option when booking.

GIFT CERTIFICATES

Are you looking to give a child a unique gift and the opportunity to unplug and be creative? We recommend the following Gift Certificates for children.

$25 – 1 x Kids Paint and Take or Glaze and Fire Workshop

$40 – 1 x Kids Hand-building with clay Workshop

AFTER SCHOOL CERAMICS

We are taking enrolments for After School Ceramics Term 4 for 12 plus and fully vaccinated teens 

A series of workshops for kids, nurturing creativity, building friendships and socialisation.

We run after school kids classes in studio and online each NSW school term.

Creative Kids Vouchers can contribute towards fees.

For more information and to enrol, please go to After School Term Workshops in Workshop Courses

COVID UPDATE:

We are not currently taking bookings for children under the age of 12 years. Over 12 years must be fully vaccinated. We hope to reopen soon to children.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

July 2021 – Sorry, we are not running a school holiday program this July. Children are welcome to book into our regular mid week workshops (adults may also be in attendance). For kids, the ticket is  $40 per session and Creative Kids Vouchers are accepted. Suitable for kids aged 7 + and children under 7 years must be accompanised by a paying adult. Payment must be made at time of booking with credit card or Creative Kids Voucher.

If you have a group of between 6 and 11 children wishing to attend a workshop during the school holidays, we can accommodate you in the studio as a private booking anytime on Mondays and Fridays or Tuesday Afternoons during the school holidays. If this interests you, please put in an enquiry to blackduckstudio1@gmail.com

KIDS PRICES – 12 YEARS AND UNDER

All standard products; earthenware, non-toxic glazes and firings are included in price Paint & take a figurine. Up to 1 hour from $17 Glazing a Ready-Made Piece. Up to 1 hour from $25. Pick up 1 week after firing.

Making with clay workshop – $40, Around 90 minutes to 2 hours. Come back in for glazing workshop 2 weeks later.

Glazing Workshop – handmade pieces $40. Up to 2 hours

DIGITAL CERAMIC WORKSHOPS VIA ZOOM

A 6 week course recommended for kids aged 9 to 18 years.

For more information, please go to our Digital Workshop Courses in Workshop Courses

PARTIES for KIDS

We host fun kid’s parties in the studio.

Exclusive use of studio fee of $100 plus per child fee.

When we are able to reopen for children’s parties, we will be able to host 8 to 15 children.

All materials included and 3 options on offer…

Option 1 – paint a mould with ceramic stains & each child takes home their piece same day. $17 pp

Option 2 – glaze a mould and pick up gift wrapped and labelled for each child 1 week later after firing. $25 pp

Option 3 – hand build with clay, a mug or planter pot and paint. Pick up gift wrapped and labelled for each child 2 weeks later after firing. $25 pp

Parties are 2 hours duration – 90 minutes of ceramics and last 30 minutes for cake/ party food. Parents provide cake & food.