Family Activities Pottery Studios in Southeast Michigan Check out all the great pottery places for kids and adults in metro Detroit that you can visit with your family. « Previous Next » Jessica Schrader • July 22, 2016 1 Comment Tweet If your little guy or girl has an artsy side, you’ve probably already figured out how much fun it can be to visit a pottery studio. Kids love the chance to pick out a project, get their hands dirty with paint and have their own work of art to bring home and display. Fortunately for the budding artists of southeast Michigan, there are lots of local pottery studios with plenty to offer kids of all ages (and the inspired adults in their lives, too). Check out these places in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, Washtenaw and Livingston counties – and tell us in the comments which one is your favorite. Clayin’ Around Pottery Address: 6551 Allen Road, Allen Park Phone: 313-386-2529 Choose your pottery, paint it and then pick it up about a week later. Kids’ birthday parties and classes also offered. Creative Arts Studio Address: 114 W. Fourth St., Royal Oak Phone: 248-544-2234 Do-it-yourself art studio offering pottery painting, wheel-throwing, beading, wax hands and more. All ages are welcome. Art camps and kids’ classes also offered. Creative Keepsakes Ceramics Address: Gratiot Crossing Shopping Plaza, 50710 Gratiot Ave., Chesterfield Township (next to Hobby Lobby) Phone: 586-948-1990 This Macomb County spot is a full-service ceramics studio. Also offers kids’ birthday parties, classes and more. Creatopia Pottery Address: 924 W. Ann Arbor Trail, Plymouth Phone: 734-453-8797 Drop-in pottery painting offered along with special classes, camps and parties. Michigan Art Center Address: 32129 Block St., Garden City Phone: 734-266-3500 This family art center offers ceramics and pottery classes for almost all ages. Kids summer camps and parties are also available. Pewabic Address: 10125 E. Jefferson Ave., Detroit Phone: 313-626-2000 Founded in 1903, this non-profit ceramic studio offers workshops, classes and youth camps. Plaster Playhouse Address: 50652 Sabrina Drive, Shelby Township Phone: 586-566-0666 Walk-ins welcome at the studio and all ages are invited to create a work of art. Studio offers plaster and pottery painting, parties and summer camps. Pottery Creations Address: 105 Maple St., Wyandotte Phone: 734-285-4260 Select a piece of pottery, choose your colors and start painting. Kids can also express their creativity with mosaics, take part in a camp or have a birthday party here. Sugar Hill Clay Address: 71 Garfield St., Detroit Phone: 313-831-6100 Visit this studio, which is located in Midtown, for pottery painting, ceramics projects or private workshops for all ages. Call in advance to schedule family pottery painting, birthday parties or kids’ events. The Bee’s Knees Pottery Address: 149 E. Main St., Northville Phone: 248-347-6718 Offers pottery painting, mosaics, acrylic painting, hand building with clay, summer art camp and more. The Ceramic Studio Etc. Address: 4132 E. Grand River Ave., Howell Phone: 517-548-5386 Kids are invited to paint their own pottery or take part in classes and workshops. Birthday parties and camps also offered. The Painted Pot Address: 421 Walnut Blvd., Rochester Phone: 248-652-8255 Stop in at this contemporary ceramics studio for pottery painting with the kids or schedule a birthday party. Wonderworks Art Studio Address: 2227 Cole St., Birmingham Phone: 248-258-2900 Choose from more than 300 pottery pieces to paint. Studio also offers camps, birthday parties and classes for kids. Yourist Studio Gallery Address: 1133 Broadway St., Ann Arbor Phone: 734-662-4914 Offers pottery and ceramics classes for adults in addition to occasional classes for kids. Children’s birthday parties also offered. This post was originally published in 2015 and has been updated for 2016.