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Workshops at Wonderland 


Private Parties 

At Wonderland Clayworks, we provide a fun atmosphere for learning, gathering and celebrating a variety of occasions! Our studio can accommodate up to 10 people for a private event. For more information on how to book your event please contact us. 

Hand Building in Clay for Parties 

  • Birthdays

  • Office Parties

  • Private Parties

  • Ladies Nights 

  • Family Events 


All private parties are for hand building in clay.​

Wheel Throwing can be booked for parties of two

If you are interested in booking a wheel throwing specific party- please contact us.

Private Lessons 

Whether you are just starting out or trying to advance in your own clay practice, private lessons can help you achieve your creative goals in clay. Private lessons are structured to provide you with the best instruction from a professional ceramicist. We offer expertise in wheel throwing, hand building and professional development as a clay artist. If you are interested in private lessons, please contact us to discuss your clay endeavors and help you reach your creative goals in clay. 

  • Wheel Throwing 

  • Hand Building

  • Project Specific Instruction

  • Professional Development in the Arts

Adult Workshop

Whimsical Birdhouses 

In this one day workshop, students will create their own clay dwelling for your feathered friends home or garden space. Workshop includes instruction in creating structure out of clay and painting with underglazes and slips. 

Adults- Bring your beverage or snack of your choosing, make it a fun night with friends or your special someone! 

In honor of all you Mama birds- enjoy 10% off this workshop with code MOM10! at checkout. 

*Work will be fired and ready for pickup at the studio 2-3 weeks after workshop. 

Saturday- May13th 


Kids Workshop

Whimsical Houses

For ages 7 and up

Students will create their own whimsical dwelling for their favorite outdoor creatures, birds or to enjoy indoors. Class includes all materials. Join us for a fun afternoon of clay making. Learn new artistic techniques and explore imagination through clay!

Saturday, May 13th 


Register Here 

Kids Creating in Clay

Thursdays in June 

June 8th- June 22nd


Kids learn new artistic skills as we explore a new hand building project each week. 

June 8th Robots!

June 15th Monsters!

June 22nd Animal Chimes 

Ages 7+



Hello! Thank you for visiting our website. My name is Kristin, the clay lady behind Wonderland Clayworks. I have been teaching wheel throwing, hand building and working in community outreach for 10 years. Currently, I teach classes and workshops in the Gunnison Valley at the Crested Butte Clay Studio, the Gunnison Art Center and here at Wonderland Clayworks. I work as a full-time clay artist and exhibit year round at art festival events across the US. I specialize in working with clay creatives at all stages in their clay practice and I look forward to working with you! My clay process and teaching approach is a creative exploration, encouraging a sense of play as the ceramic form is deconstructed with a thoughtful look into its basic fundamentals and reconstructed with imaginative and technical solutions.

Here at Wonderland Clayworks we think outside of the box, nurture the imagination and work through the creative process with a fun and playful approach.

We are all one of a kind and our clay creations are too! 


Our Studio

Our studio can accommodate hand building parties up to 10. We offer a gallery space to gather and mingle before your creative clay making party begins. Please feel free to bring snacks, cake or beverages for your private party booking. Please note that we only do wheel throwing lessons or parties for parties of TWO. Most of parties are for hand building. We can provide you with a list and gallery of hand building projects prior to your booking. For wheel throwing specific parties please contact us or the Gunnison Art Center or Crested Butte Clay Studio.

We are happy to work with you in accommodating your party requests.


For more information on private parties and workshops please contact us.


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