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Turtles' Nest Art Studio

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(843) 768-6001

Open Studio Schedule:


Early Spring

  • March 5 - March 29
  • Thursday - Sunday, 11am - 3pm

Easter | Late Spring

  • March 30 - May 23
  • Tuesday - Friday, 11am - 3pm | Saturday, 11am - 2pm

Located in the West Beach Straw Market, Turtles’ Nest Art Studio is a great indoor area to relax. Offering weekly crafts and over twenty crafts during open studio, there is something for the whole family to enjoy. Projects include pottery, glass art, and various others. Kiln projects, such as pottery painting and glass fusing, are available for pick up 4-7 days after completion. Shipping is available. Advance reservations are required for all classes.

For questions or reservations call the Heron Park Nature Center at 843.768.6001.
Don’t see a class time that works with your schedule? Turtles’ Nest Art Studio also offers private classes and parties. These are great options when looking for a unique birthday party, or to get together with a close group of friends and family.

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CLASS SCHEDULE

All classes require reservations. If child is younger than 5 years old, please plan on accompanying them. For more information and to make a reservation please call (843)768-6001.

Early Spring

March 5 - March 29

THURSDAYS FRIDAYS SATURDAYS SUNDAYS
Glass Fusing 101
9am - 10:30am
Crystal Fusion
9am - 10:30am
Glass Fusing for Kids!
10am - 10:30am
Gel Candle Creation
10am - 10:30am

Easter | Late Spring

March 30 - May 23

TUESDAYS WEDNESDAYS THURSDAYS FRIDAYS SATURDAYS
Glass Fusing 101
9am - 10:30am
Crystal Fusion
9am - 10:30am
Grass Heads
9:30am - 10:30am
Glass Fusing for Kids!
10am - 10:30am
Gel Candle Creation
10am - 10:30am

Additional Easter Workshops

March 30 - April 11

TUESDAYS WEDNESDAYS THURSDAYS
Picture This!
3:30pmp - 4:30pm
Pottery Printing
3:30pm - 5pm
Glass Fusing for Kids!
3:30pm - 4pm

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Crystal Fusion
This class combines our two most popular crafts, pottery and glass! Join us in painting pottery, dipping it, and adding glass frit. Choose from a variety of different pieces. This project creates beautiful and unique results every time.

  • $35/person (upgrades available). Ages 10+.

Gel Candle Creation
Create a one-of-a-kind gel candle to showcase your findings at Kiawah Island. Bring a few small shells and sand from the beach to use in your candle, or use some of ours! This unique class is sure to ignite a smile.

  • $15/person

Glass Fusing 101
Create a craft that will last a life time! In this class, learn how to cut, layer, and design glass pieces to create a unique artwork of your own! This class includes a 3’’x3” tile or a pendant.

  • $30/person (upgrades available). Ages 12+

Glass Fusing for Kids!
Kids will have a blast in this class! Join us as we learn to layer and design smooth precut glass. This is a kid friendly version of our glass fusing 101 class, no glass cutting necessary! Class includes a 3’’x3” tile.

  • $25/person (upgrades available)

Grass Heads
Create a unique creature that grows real grass for hair! Make a creature with a silly, scary or cheerful face, and dress them up however you desire. After creating them, learn how to care for your new friends and how to give them haircuts.

  • $20/person

Picture This!
Kids will learn to create a picture frame to hold their lasting memories from Kiawah! This class comes with a 6” tile that you can make into your own unique design. Frame back will be applied after project completion. No previous experience necessary.

  • $35/person. Ages 5+

Pottery Printing
We will be screen printing on pottery for our best results yet! Choose from one of three Kiawah designs to put on your 6” square tile. Upgrades to other objects available.

  • $35/person (upgrades available). Ages 10+

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