A bottle of wine and some creative exploration make for a great night out at Laumeier Sculpture Park! The Monthly Night Out Series provides a fun and relaxed, adults-only environment in which to try your hand at art-making. Bring your own wine; light snacks are provided.
Mud + Merlot
Get down and dirty and try your hand at working with clay in a fun and relaxed environment. Learn clay slab construction and wheel throwing methods and explore surface textures and detailing to create a piece in your own unique style. Pick up your finished piece at Laumeier the following week.
21 and up / Fourth Fridays / 6:30–9:30 p.m. / Kranzberg Education Lab / $54
904 / April 26 / Hand-built Planters
905 / May 24 / Wine Coolers
906 / June 28 / Chip + Dip Bowls
Interested in a private clay workshop with family, friends or colleagues? Private parties are located in the Kranzberg Education Lab's Staenberg Family Foundation Clay Lab. Contact the Education Department at 314.615.5268 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and pricing.
ON + OFF THE WHEEL
Work with clay on or off the wheel, or take turns so everyone experiences the best of both worlds! Create functional and decorative clay pieces using both hand building and wheel throwing techniques following an instructor demonstration; select from a variety of glazes to complete your piece. Possible projects include cups, bowls, vases, tiles, plates and sculptures. BYOW (bring your own wine!); light snacks are provided. Pick up your finished piece at Laumeier the following week. 8-person minimum / 16-person maximum
WINE + WHEEL WITH FRIENDS
Create with clay while sipping cabernet or chardonnay! Gather your friends to try your hands at the potter’s wheel in a relaxed, fun and light-hearted environment. Make wheel-thrown objects including cups, bowls or vases following an instructor demonstration; select from a variety of glazes to complete your piece. BYOW (bring your own wine!); light snacks are provided. Pick up your finished piece at Laumeier the following week. 8-person requirement