The star of TLC’s Cake Boss, brings a special holiday show with demonstrations, behind-the-scene stories from his hit TV show, a Q&A session, and cupcake/cake decorating. $35.75-$45.75
Celebrate the holiday season with friends and family with this our hour show that includes kid favorite sing-a-long tunes, magical puppet and amazing dancers. Santa Claus will also be making a special appearance. The Grey Seal Puppets will also be performing a wonderful story starting Roquefort the Mouse (perfect for ages 3-10). For more information visit http://www.carolinavoices.org/.
Get into the spirit of the season with your children at Carolina Voices' family-friendly, one hour show that includes rousing sing-a-longs, favorite kids holiday tunes, magical puppets, amazing dancers and, of course, a ho-ho-hoing Santa. This year, the kids will take a journey with Grey Seal Puppet’s Roquefort the Mouse who asks the question, “Where is Christmas?” A wonderful story with a heartfelt meaning that is perfect for children age 3 to 10 and for those young at heart! $10 - $20
Join us as we celebrate a Colonial Christmas with decorations and candlelight. Enjoy cider and cookies in our gift shop, which will be open for your shopping pleasure. $5 - $7
The soaring voices of Carolina Voices’ MainStage Choir take center stage atop a 32’ sparkling Tree in this brand new production of The 59th Annual Singing Christmas Tree. Directed by Peter Leo, the Tree is one of Charlotte’s most beloved holiday traditions, filled with a rich array of Christmas music, and performances by special guests such as the magical Grey Seal Puppets, the energetic Eddie Mabry Dancers, vocalist John Fulton and the amazing aerial dance of Caroline Calouche. A special visit from St. Nick adds to the warmth and excitement of this holiday spectacular that’s perfect for the whole family! $21 - $34
In its 59th year, Carolina Voices' MainStage Choir presents this production of holiday songs with special guest vocalists and aerial dance from Carolina Calouche. For more information, visit www.carolinavoices.org.
Twelfth Night was the end of the Christmas season for the Backcountry settlers and celebrated with great revelry. Join with the Backcountry folk as they sing carols around the bonfires, toast the fruit trees, and play colonial games. Learn about the history of Twelfth Night and take a candlelight tour of the house. Enjoy cider and Twelfth Night cake in the log kitchen. Saturday, January 4, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Cost is $10 public admission fee and $8 for members; $5 age 6-12; and under 6 free $10 public admission fee and $8 for members; $5 age 6-12; and under 6 free
Back-country settlers celebrated Twelfth night as the end of the Christmas Season. Sing carols around the bonfires,play colonial games,learn about the history of Twelfth Night and take a candlelight tour of the house. Enjoy cider and Twelfth Night cake in the log kitchen. $5-$10http://www.charlottemuseum.org
The focus of this class will be on interpretation of form and perception using clay as the vehicle to express ideas, gestures and concepts. Letting your voice and the clay speak through initial study in a precise form while letting your subconscious lead you in new directions. This class will focus on releasing your inner intentions as well as various firing techniques and hot and cold finishes. $298.00
This class is designed for the true beginner, no previous experience necessary. Students will explore basic handbuilding and wheel throwing as well learn various decorating and glazing techniques. See website for various times. $198.00
Designed for students with previous experience. This class will provide a variety of handbuilding and throwing techniques for achieving large-scale and abstract forms. Students will work with stoneware. Glazing and firing considerations will be presented. $298.00
Designed for students who have never used the potter’s wheel and students who are still developing throwing skills. Participants will learn how to center the clay on the wheel and make basic forms such as mugs, bowls, and vases. Students will learn how to finish their work with decorating and glazing techniques. See website for dates and times. $198
Designed for students who have completed beginning wheel class and want to improve their throwing skills. This class offers students the opportunity to create more complex vessels such as lidded jars, teapots and altered forms. Students will learn more complex decorating and glazing techniques. See website for various times. $298.00
Advanced wheel class is designed for students who have good throwing skills and need space and time to work. Critiques will be an integral part of class. Students are encouraged to work at their own pace. The instructor will provide appropriate demonstrations for all students in the class. The class will work primarily with cone 10 reduction firing. Surface techniques will be emphasized and expanded upon. $298.00
This class is designed for students who have some experience working with clay. This class will focus on various handbuilding techniques with an emphasis on surface design and glazing techniques. $298.00