Come Out & Clay: Create a Custom Clay Ornament

Saturday, December 2, 2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Event Age Requirements: 

Create your own polymer clay ornament, for holiday decoration or for all year round! 

In this class, students will learn how to

  • cover a glass ornament in polymer clay canes
  • thread tassels to an ornament
  • make a decorative hook that coordinates with the caned ornament.

Your instructor, Nancy, will also demonstrate the process of making canes while everyones ornaments bake. Each student will finish class with a decorated ornament and instructions on how to create more. 

No experience necessary, all materials provided. 
General Public: $62
Partnership Members: $56
MakeHaven Members: $53

Real name: 
Nancy Nearing


Instructor Bio: 

I've worked with polymer clay for a long time, and love to share projects and techniques.


MakeHaven Main Space

The main makerspace and connected shops. This is located at 770 Chapel Street. Registered participants should ring the MakeHaven labeled doorbell. They will be directed down a long hallway, and down a set of stairs to our basement workshop.

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Our facilities undergo periodic reviews to maximize ADA compliance. We offer accessible bathrooms, elevators, and wide walkways. In tool usage, we aim for universal access and work individually to adapt tools for safe usage as necessary. If you anticipate needing an adaptation to participate in this event or have further questions, please contact us at