Simply turn on your phone or MP3 player to listen to music, and place it in the opening at the top of the speaker to hear the sound amplified! Ideal for desks, dressers and small group settings, and also makes a wonderful gift! Price includes the $9 paint/glazing/firing to-go kit fee. To-Go Kits include up to 5 colors of paint (1 oz each) and a set of brushes. Simply bring the pieces back at your convenience to be glazed and fired once it is safe to do so!