Kids & Teens Pottery Classes

Cream Clay offers a variety of hand building classes for our very young artists in the form of parent/child classes, winter break sessions and summer camps. Each class or session has theme around which pieces are made.

Summer camp and winter break sessions are divided by age, 6-9 and 10-14 years.

Upcoming Kids Pottery Classes

Event Date
Summer Camps for Kids M-TH July 18-21, 2021 (4 days) Morning/Afternoon or Both
  • July 18, 2022 10:00 am
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Summer Camps for Kids M-TH Aug 1-4, 2022 (4 days) Morning/Afternoon or Both
  • August 1, 2022 10:00 am
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Parent & Child Classes

We offer a variety of classes for you to bring your little artist or not so little artist.

Great for ages 5-12.

Summer Clay Camp for Kids

Get your hands messy this summer. Each week has a theme to inspire your child’s imagination. There is lots of freedom within each theme for children to be creative. Classes meet every day 1-3pm for one week Monday – Thursday.

Great for children ages 6-9 or 10-14. Classes are divided by age. Please sign up for the appropriate age group.


  • Clay Camp Ages 6-9
    July 18, 2022 - July 21, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Clay Camp Ages 10-14
    July 18, 2022 - July 21, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Lunch Break & Activities
    July 18, 2022 - July 21, 2022
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Art Afternoons Ages 6-9
    July 18, 2022 - July 21, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Art Afternoons Ages 10-14
    July 18, 2022 - July 21, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

staff

  • Alanis Wagner
    Alanis Wagner is currently a senior at UWM majoring in art education with an emphasis in ceramics. She loves to teach children and inspire creativity. Alanis has experience in hand-building as well as throwing on the wheel. She has taught both adult and children's classes at Cream City Clay for 3 years.  Her energy is contagious and her classes are fun.
  • Diane Moore
    Hi! My name is Diane Moore and I am currently pursuing a double major in ceramics and psychology at UW Milwaukee. At Cream City Clay, I teach an introduction to hand building class and help run the kids’ camp. The most exciting part about teaching for me is watching others form connections with each other while they are creating art. My biggest inspiration is my mother, Teresa, shown on the right in my picture.

Summer Camps for Kids: Choose from: Clay in the Morning to Art in the Afternoon or Both! Clay Camp: Kitchen Disasters and Masters Monday, July 18 – Thursday, July 21 10:00 AM – Noon Messy cook? Make a spoon rest to keep it together, Create a plate with sides that contains your unruly pasta. Make (more…)


  • Clay Camp Ages 6-9
    August 1, 2022 - August 4, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Clay Camp Ages 10-14
    August 1, 2022 - August 4, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Lunch Break & Activities
    August 1, 2022 - August 4, 2022
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Art Afternoons Ages 6-9
    August 1, 2022 - August 4, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Art Afternoons Ages 10-14
    August 1, 2022 - August 4, 2022
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

staff

  • Alanis Wagner
    Alanis Wagner is currently a senior at UWM majoring in art education with an emphasis in ceramics. She loves to teach children and inspire creativity. Alanis has experience in hand-building as well as throwing on the wheel. She has taught both adult and children's classes at Cream City Clay for 3 years.  Her energy is contagious and her classes are fun.
  • Diane Moore
    Hi! My name is Diane Moore and I am currently pursuing a double major in ceramics and psychology at UW Milwaukee. At Cream City Clay, I teach an introduction to hand building class and help run the kids’ camp. The most exciting part about teaching for me is watching others form connections with each other while they are creating art. My biggest inspiration is my mother, Teresa, shown on the right in my picture.

Summer Camps for Kids: Choose from: Clay in the Morning to Art in the Afternoon or Both! Clay Camp: Board Games, Video Games, Books & Movies Monday, Aug 1 – Thursday Aug 4 10:00 AM – Noon Do you love to play video games or watch movies or read books? Would you like to be (more…)

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