MudFire recommends the following for paint your own pottery fun...
OK, we're biased. We love mushy, squishy clay and like to make our stuff before we paint it. But instant gratification is important too, so we've done your research for you and visited all the local possibilities. Here is a directory listing of Atlanta metro area paint your own pottery shops and cafes that seemed nice to us in the Atlanta area:
Art and Soul, 404 303-9959. Fountain Oaks, 4920 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA..
That Pottery Place, 404-371-4557. 2569 N. Decatur Road, Decatur, GA.
All Fired Up, 404-270-9048. 1563 N. Decatur Rd, Atlanta, GA
Intown / Virginia Highlands
Wired & Fired, 404-885-1024. 994 Highland Avenue, Atlanta, GA.
Just Kiln Time, 770-428-9699, 27 Atlanta Street, (Marietta Square) Marietta, GA
Sip and Stroke, 770-641-9833, 4401 Shallowford Road, Roswell, GA. In the Publix Shopping Center at Johnson Ferry Rd.
Splatters, 678-710-0103. McGinnis Ferry Rd East of Windward Pkwy behind the McDonalds. 5354 McGinnis Ferry Rd, Alpharetta, GA.
And here are some a little further away...
ABC Pottery, 678-847-5761. Discover Mills, 5900 Sugar Loaf Parkway, Suite 337, Lawrenceville, GA.
Earth Paint and Fire, 770-592-4114. Publix Shopping Center, 1432 Towne Lake Parkway, Woodstock, GA.
The Pottery Patio, 770-252-6969. 93 Main Street, Sharpsburg, GA
Incredible Creations, 404-425-2150. 4795 South Lee St., Buford, GA.
If you are the owner of a local paint your own pottery shop that's not listed above, give us a call and we'd love to swing by, see your place and meet you. Ask for Erik or Luba at 404-377-8033.
Vase by Stefan Ritter