Welcome to
The Clay Studio!

Past and Recent Classes

Fabulous Fun With Finishing Techniques
with Kris Gildenblatt

4-weeks | June 12 - July 3

6:00 - 9:00pm

*No Experience Required*

Description: All levels welcome -
In this 4-week class we will be learning about and experimenting with sgraffito, mishima, water etching, and other surface finishes which make our pottery interesting.

*4-Person Minimum
*8-Person Capacity

Centering the Potter and the Clay
with Karla Andela

4-weeks | June 7 - June 28
$150.00 w/ bag of clay

6:00 - 9:00pm

*No Experience Required*

Description: All levels welcome -
Learn the basics of wheel throwing in this fun and relaxing evening class. I’ll lead some stretching and breathing to shift from our busy day into this space of creativity! With careful attention to body alignment to increase safety, we will practice making multiple forms on the wheel. Throwing, trimming, glazing, and some hand building techniques are all included in this 8-week class.

*4-Person Minimum
*8-Person Capacity

Open Studio

4-weeks | June 5 - June 30

Mondays, Wednesday, Friday
1:30pm - 4:30pm

Thursday Evening
6:00pm - 9:00pm

4-Week Open Studio Only
$90.00 w/ bag of clay
4-Week Open Studio w/ Class

Open Studio Drop-In Fee
$30.00 + clay sold separately

Description: Our Open Studio Sessions are open to anyone and everyone, but knowledge and skill of handbuilding and wheel throwing is required as Open Studio is a place for experienced clay artists to work on personal projects. There will be no instruction provided during Open Studio.

Additional Information Below

Register for any and all of these Classes by contacting us at [email protected] or (607) 547-9777

Open Studio

Open Studio is open to experienced potters and clay artists for work on personal projects.  No instruction provided.  Adults only please!


--  8 Week Session: $180 w/ bag of clay

--  4 Week Session:  $90 , one bag of clay included

--  Drop-in Open Studio Fee: $30


Monday  ................  1:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday  ........  1:30 - 4:30pm
Thursday  .............  6 - 9pm
Friday  ...................  1:30 - 4:30pm

Note:  If no participants have arrived for a session in the first 1.5 hours, the session will be canceled!

Register by emailing the Studio Manager at [email protected]!

Kiln Rentals

We will be offering whole kiln rentals for people who do not wish to create work in the studio at this time.

If you wish to use clay or glaze not available from the studio, both must be approved by the studio manager prior to firing. We ask that you bring receipts or recipes for review and approval.  We reserve the right to deny firing if we deem it a risk to the equipment. 

Please contact Kyle Pumilio at [email protected] to arrange the time-frame for your kiln rental. 

Firing Fees

Small Kiln

    Bisque Firing Cone 05  -  $35
    Glaze Firing Cone 6  -  $45

Large Kiln

    Bisque Firing Cone 05  -  $45
    Glaze Firing Cone 6  -  $55 

 If you want to be on our email lists contact us at [email protected]

Bags of clay are available for purchase at $35/bag!

Glazing and firing fees are included in this price.

*We ask that everyone work together to keep our studio healthy and safe. With that said, we strongly advise anyone who is experiencing any Covid or flu-like symptoms to not attend class or open studio until it is safe to do so. Please err on the side of caution, and feel free to email the studio with any questions you may have about attending class or open studio.

*We appreciate your cooperation!

Check Out The New
Online Shop!

We have uploaded our first at-your-own-pace video workshop available for purchase, as well as tool kits and rib tools!