Access Studios

 Community Studios

This is a series of FREE once monthly activities in both our ceramics and fiber arts studios.  These activities are designed to be accessible to all community members; people of all ages and all-abilities.  These activities are designed to be all-ability and family friendly.

First Saturdays: Fiber Studio – 1:00 to 3:00 pm

Second Saturdays: Ceramic Studio – 1:00 to 3:00 pm. 

Spaces will be limited, so advance registration is required to secure a spotTo reserve a space, you must fill out and submit this simple Community Studios Reservation Form.  

Here’s a list of the upcoming Community Studios for both Studios:


September 1st
Fiber Studio
Make Your Own Art Doll

Make your own stuffed animal, doll or pillow.  Put your creative talents to work by drawing a favorite animal, doll or thing!  You will color them in with fabric markers, sew, stuff and play!

Catalog #B116

 September 8th
Ceramics Studio
Little Leaf Bowls

Catalog #B111

It’s late Summer and the leaves are as full grown as they can be.  Take your kiddo for a hike on the Ora Anderson Nature Trail behind the Dairy Barn and collect some cool leaves.  Then bring them inside at 1:00 and press them into clay and add glaze to make lovely little clay dishes for jewelry and other little treasures.  You will cherish these lovely little leaves for years to come.


October 6th
Fiber Studio
Make a Halloween Monster

It is never to soon to think about Halloween and all the spooky fun you can have.  In this simple project we will cut out felt shapes and assemble into a monster face!  Finish him off with crazy fiber hair and google eye!

Catalog #B117

October 13th
Ceramics Studio
Tea light Ghosts

Catalog # B112

Its that time of year!  Time to get the house ready for Halloween and these adorable little ghosts are sure to add some holiday spirit to your home.  Using thin slabs of clay draped over paper wads, these little guys will hold their billowy shape.  Take them home and put an LED candle inside and viola! Perfect Halloween decor!


November 3rd
Fiber Studio
Turkey Magnets

This is so simple and cute, a magnet to celebrate Thanksgiving.

Catalog #B118

November 10th
Ceramics Studio
Turkey Bowls

Trace a little hand in the clay, cut and attach to a pinch pot, add a head and details, and you have a Thanksgiving keepsake that features a real hand print to adore for many holidays to come.  A perfect Holiday gift for the relatives too!

Catalog #113


December 1st
Fiber Studio
Bulgarian Ornaments

These were made for good luck in Bulgaria, so we will add a little luck to our festive decorations for the season.  A simple yarn project that anyone can do!

Catalog #B119

December 8th
Ceramics Studio
Coiled Christmas Trees


Use a simple coil pot method to make these adorable little trees!


In support of our mission to “offer exhibitions, events, and educational programs that nurture and promote area artists and artisans; develop art appreciation among all ages; [and] provide the community access to fine arts and crafts…” The Dairy Barn is proud to bring to our community this exciting program series for 2018.  Special thanks to our donors for their generosity and support which make of our community enriching programs possible.

Help us keep these programs free for our community! Consider making a tax-deductible gift to The Dairy Barn in any amount you wish today! Click HERE TO GIVE

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