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Because we all need a little space to create.


Mud Lily is a cozy space to discover, explore and practice creating with clay. We bring concepts from wisdom traditions and a beginner's mindset to pottery making. Fun and engaging, serene and soulful, Mud Lily brings deeper connections to life and art.


"In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities...." 

Shunryu Suzuki, Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind




It doesn't take long to appreciate clay's unique characteristics. We offer one-time workshops and mixed-technique classes that help you have fun and relax while discovering what you love most about making something special out of mud. DISCOVER YOUR LOVE OF CLAY AT MUD LILY. >>


You know that feeling when you're totally focused, time seems to disappear, and everything makes sense again? That's flow. Our Explore offerings help you slip into the flow as you concentrate on specific techniques, concepts and methods. EXPLORE AND FIND YOUR FLOW. >> 


You'll hear us use the word "practice" a lot at Mud Lily. Not because we think that practice makes perfect, but because we believe practice is all there is--no done, no destination, only the journey. Further your practice during open studio hours. CHECK OUT OPEN STUDIO AT MUD LILY. >> 



"No mud, no lotus."

—  Thich Nhat Hanh



Mud lily is another name for the lotus flower. The lotus symbolizes spiritual enlightenment, and did you know that it grows from the mud? What a great reminder in our busy lives: Growth can be messy and beautiful--all at the same time. READ OUR BLOG >>