Thursday 11/26  .  Thanksgiving  .  Closed

Friday 11/27  .  Black Friday  .  7am – 9 pm

Mondays 11/30 – 12/28 .  OPEN 10am – 6pm

Sunday 12/13  .  Last day to do glass projects for Christmas Eve pickup

Saturday 12/19  .  Last day to paint for Christmas Eve pickup for items needing our artist’s attention

Sunday 12/20  .  Last day to paint for Christmas Eve pickup

Thursday 12/24  .  Christmas Eve  .  OPEN from 10am – 2 pm

Friday 12/25  .  Christmas  .  Closed

Thursday 12/31  .  New Year’s Eve  .  10am – 4 pm

Friday 1/1  .  New Year’s Day  .  Closed



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Paint with Santa!! Sunday, December 13, 10 and 10:45 am

Join us for a magical morning with Santa! Your child will share special time with Santa while our staff captures his handprint and your child’s together on a decorative 12″ plate. Finished plate comes with writing and decoration. Also included is one flat ornament, painted by your child. We will provide cookies and juice and coloring time for the little ones.

Cost is $40 and includes ornament and plate with one child’s print. Additional prints $5 each. 10% discount on additional plates. Additional ornaments $5 each. $40 deposit required, pricing does not include tax.
Pieces will be ready for pickup on December 22. Spaces are limited, two time slots available. All ages welcomed, children must be accompanied by an adult.

Call to reserve!

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On Friday, December 4 from 6 – 8:30 pm, Santa’s helpers at The Claypen will help your child create two secret handpainted gifts that will be wrapped and ready to pick up one week later. The evening also includes pizza, cookies, beverage and a paper craft.

Limited space is available. Payment in full required at time of registration. $50 plus tax per person, pre-registration required.
Ages 7 and up please.

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Skip the malls, make your Black Friday a Colorful Friday at The Claypen!

Next Friday, November 27, join us from 7 – 10 am for FREE studio time!  First come first served, and special ends promptly at 10 am. Come and join the fun!



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No school in West Hartford on 9/14 means the Claypen is open for business!  Come and see us between 10 am and 3pm.  Lots of Halloween and fall items on the shelves – get a jump on the season!

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