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Kentucky Mudworks Grand Opening


Everybody come get schwifty with us Friday 8/26th from 5-8pm and Saturday 8/27th from 10am-4pm. See our new Louisville store and facility, some amazing clay demonstrations, many of our favorite vendors and brands, and chances to win excellent equipment. 


Friday Night  Come Drink with Us

8/26 from 5-8pm

Come wine and cheez with us and Jason Burnett while he signs copies of his book, "Graphic Clay: Ceramic Surfaces & Printed Image Transfer Techniques." Drink out of cups made from some of our new clay bodies and - while they last - take em home for free! So get in here early and stick around, know what we're sayin?


Saturday  Events on Saturday

8/27 from 10am-4pm

All day long we've got foolish stuff going on. Starting at 10am our vendors will be out showing their new stuff, be on the lookout:

  • Skutt Kilns
  • Mayco Colors
  • Western Glazes
  • AMACO Brent


Throughout the rest of Saturday we'll have these demo's, events, and giveaways you'll want to stick around for:

10:30am-11am "Anatomy of a Kiln," with Mike from Skutt

Learn the ins and outs of your kiln from this quick Q&A from Skutt. 

11am-12pm "Pinch Pots and Handbuilding with Style," Tonya Johnson

Artist Tonya Johnson demonstrates some of her new work, with both ergonomics and functionality in mind. 

12:30pm-2pm "Clay Olympics

Local ceramic artists, show your stuff! There will be no shortage of competitions to see which clay-slinger will reign supreme. Winners receive $25 gift certificates (woo!) Past events have included:

  • Blindfolded Throwing
  • Tallest Pot
  • Speed Bowl Relay Team


2pm-3pm "Graphic Clay Demo and Q&A," with Jason Burnett

Jason will demonstrate various screen printing and image transfer techniques on clay from his book, "Graphic Clay: Ceramic Surfaces & Printed Image Transfer Techniques." 

3-3:30pm "Mudworks Shirt Silk Screening and Wheel Raffle" with...everybody!

A $2 raffle ticket not only gets you a chance to win a brand new Shimpo VL-Lite, but it also gets you a freshly screen printed Kentucky Mudworks shirt (on a shirt of your own choosing)! We know, it's awesome. To participate in the raffle, just bring a washed shirt or apron, and we'll screen print your new shirt, on site, and enter your name into the drawing hat.

*The winner of the wheel raffle will be announced at 3:30pm! Printed shirts can be picked up anytime after Monday 8/29 at 9am. 


In addition to all this goodness, be sure to check out our clearance table, glaze samples, many micro-sales, and otherwise open house merriment all weekend. 

Questions? Shoot one over at info@kymudworks.com or give us a call at (502) 915-7790