Turtles’ Nest Art Studio

Make a Reservation
(843) 768-6001

Open Studio Schedule:


Summer: May 29- September 1

Monday- Friday

10am – 2pm (Closed July4th)




Located in the West Beach Straw Market, Turtles’ Nest Art Studio is a great indoor area to relax. Offering unique craft options during open studio, there is something for the whole family to enjoy. Projects include pottery, glass art, jewelry, mosiacs, canvas painting, 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. Stop by the Studio to check out our Craft of the Day!

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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All classes require reservations. Supervision required for children under 5. For more information and to make a reservation please call (843)768-6001.

**Projects are available for pick-up within 1 week of completion. Shipping available.



Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays Thursdays Fridays

Glass Fusing for Kids!

9:15am – 9:45am



Glass Fusing 101 

8:30am – 10:00am

Adult Canvas Painting 

in Night Heron Park

4:30pm- 6:30pm

*No classes 7/4


9:00am – 10:00am

Wine and Design

in Night Heron Park


*June 8- August 24



Canvas For Kids 



Adult Canvas Painting in Night Heron Park/ Wine and Design In Night Heron Park
Learn from our artist to create your own canvas painting using acrylic paints. Ages 14+ .Paintings include: 5/30, 6/27, 8/1, 8/29: Mermaid Tail, 6/6, 7/11, 8/8: Shoreline, 6/13, 7/18, 8/15: Lighthouse, 6/20, 7/25, 8/22: Sunset. Wine and Design Paintings vary each week, price does not include beverage.

  • $60/person

Glass Fusing 101**
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!**
Join us as we learn to layer and design smooth precut glass in our kid friendly version of our Glass Fusing 101 class, no glass cutting necessary. Class includes a 3’’ x 3” tile.

  • $25/person (upgrades available)


  • Learn the art of mosiacs as you create a one of a kind design! Participants will learn to lay and grout mosiac tiles on a 6×6 design.

$30/person. Ages 6+




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