Mother's Day is a special occasion to honour the most important woman in our lives - our mothers. As we grow older, we realise the value of the countless sacrifices, love, and care our mothers have given us.
This year, why not make this day even more memorable by spending quality time with your mum and creating something beautiful together? Pottery workshops are a great way to bond and create treasured memories with your mum whilst also exploring your creative side. Whether you're a seasoned potter or a first-timer, this unique Mother's Day activity is guaranteed to be a fun and rewarding experience that you will both cherish for years to come. So, let's explore the wonderful world of pottery and find out how you can make this Mother's Day unforgettable with a range of pottery themed gifts, she is guaranteed to love.
1. Mum & Me Salad Bowl Workshop
A Kingscliff Stone Studio exclusive workshop, this is one mother's day activity you won't want to miss. Schedule in a well overdue mother-daughter (or son) date and secure your spot in her good books for years to come.
During this 2 hours workshop, we'll walk you through how to make your very own stunning salad bowl that once fired and glazed is sure to take pride of place on any table setting. While we do provide a guide and examples as inspiration, this is your opportunity to let your creativity run-wild. You can alter the design or add some surface decoration to make a piece that is uniquely you, something you can treasure for years to come.
2. Mum's Club Pottery & Prosecco
The ultimate mum's afternoon off. This mother's day activity combines all your favourites, bevies, live music, flowers and clay play. A very special, limited edition experience created in collaboration with The Bud Club and IQ Studio. This mother's day activity is only available for 20 participants.
During this exclusive 2 hour pottery class we'll walk you through how to make your very own hard slab vase. Perfect for showcasing all your future mother's day bouquets. Whether you want to create a mountain or squiggle shape vase, we've got your back to help make your vision come to life. Over the duration of the class you can enjoy the live music, complimentary bubbles and grazing boards on us and take home your very own mother's day flower bouquet home with you, courtesy of local boutique florist, The Bud Club.
3. Stone Studio x Lisa Hu Limited Edition Ceramics
An exciting collaboration between to local artists, these handmade cups are the perfect gift for mum. Hand made by Stone Studio Founder, Jennifer Redmond and hand painted by local designer & illustrator Lisa Hu, no two of these pieces are the same. Matching mugs for you and mum? We think yes.
Get her a gift she can enjoy every morning. Or perhaps a daily reminder of your love? Either way you look at it, mum is guaranteed to feel special holding one of these limited edition pieces in her hands. Only available for purchase in store head down to either our Kingscliff or Currumbin Waters Studio to secure yours before they're gone.
4. Give her the gift of "Me" time
Our passion for the therapeutic benefits of clay play is nothing new. But since we're here, let us remind you. Taking a pottery course can have numerous therapeutic benefits, such as reducing stress, increasing mindfulness, and boosting creativity. The tactile nature of working with clay can also promote relaxation and provide a sense of accomplishment, which can be especially beneficial for those who struggle with anxiety or depression.
For mother's day, signing up for a pottery course with your mom can be a unique and special way to connect and spend quality time together. Plus, you both get to take home a beautiful handmade creation that will serve as a lasting reminder of the experience. Sharing the experience of learning and experimenting with clay can be a fun and fulfilling way to celebrate the special bond between you and your mum. Whether you want to try Hand Building or Wheel Throwing, a one off class, 4 week course or even 6 weeks, there's an experience perfect for you and your mum at Stone Studio.
5. The gift of choice
Sometimes...it is best to give the gift of choice. Not only does it give your mum the opportunity to try something new and exciting, but it also provides a chance for both of you to create pottery together that you can treasure for years to come.
The gift of a Stone Studio gift card allows your mum to choose the specific course or workshop that interests her, whether it be wheel throwing or hand building. This also gives her the freedom to schedule the class at a time that works best for her, making the experience even more enjoyable.
Once you and your mom have completed the class together, you'll both have the satisfaction of having created something beautiful and unique, with your own two hands. Whether it's a vase, a set of mugs, or a salad bowl, the pottery you make together will serve as a special reminder of the fun and creativity you shared.