CLAY OPEN STUDIO

Open Studio is offered to those with previous ceramic experience and recommended for those who don't need hands-on instruction and feel confident working independently. If you have not been to our Open Studio before or taken a clay class at the arts center you must be pre-approved prior to registering by calling or emailing jphillips@cityofclemson.org

COVID-19 Update:
Classes and open studios are at full capacity.
Masks are no longer required. we do encourage those unvaccinated to wear a mask.

 

ADULT CLAY OPEN STUDIO
If you have not been to our Open Studio before or taken a clay class at the arts center you must be pre-approved prior to registering by calling or emailing jphillips@cityofclemson.org

Clay Open Studio Info/Guidelines 

  • Registration is for monthly use of the studio during the posted Open Studio Times.
  • We do not pro-rate monthly studio fees.
  • We will not have monitors Monday - Friday in the studio during the morning hours. You must be confident working independently.  Office staff will be in the building for questions or emergencies.
  • Your registration fee includes glazing and firing of any pieces you make during that time in that space. (You may not bring additional work from home).
  • You may not fire clay brought from home in our kilns unless it is the same type of clay we sell or you have cleared it with The Arts Center first.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR AUGUST OPEN STUDIO.

Residents $20 - Your discount will be applied before you pay.
Non-Residents $35

Current Members: Now that the arts center is a City department we will no longer be offering memberships or membership discounts. While your membership is still current we would like to offer you the opportunity to apply your membership fee to a class or clay open studio. Please call to register.

OPEN CLAY STUDIO DAYS AND TIMES
JULY AND AUGUST  2021

Monday - Fridays with no monitor 10 am - 12 pm

DUE TO A SMALL STAFF AND MEETINGS OUT OF THE BUILDING THERE WILL BE NO OPEN STUDIOS ON THE FOLLOWING WEEK DAYS. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVIENCE.

WEDNESDAY, 8/4
THURSDAY, 8/5
THURSDAY, 8/12
THURSDAY, 8/19
TUESDAY, 8/31

Tuesdays with monitor Sara Dixon
6:30 pm - 8: 30 pm

NO SATURDAY OPEN STUDIO
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING A MONITOR PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO JOAN PHILLIPS, jphillips@cityofclemson.org

Sundays with Susan McCalister
3 pm - 5 pm
NO OPEN STUDIO
JULY 25TH OR AUGUST 1ST

 

 

Purchasing Clay

You may pay online and pick up from Jackie or Joan during regular office hours or during your open studio time:

25 lb bag of NEW Clay $18

Highwater Speckled Brownstone
Little Loafers
Brown Bear
P-5 Porcelain - currently out of stock