KC Clay Guild hosts many special events throughout the year. From Raku Night in the Fall, the Holiday Sale and Studio Tour in the Winter, and workshops year-round tune in to this page to keep updated on all of our special events.
KC Clay Guild Board Meeting
KC Clay Guild Board Nomination Deadline
GET INVOLVED! Elections are coming!
Would you like to be more involved in the running of the KC Clay Guild?
Interested in serving on a not-for-profit board?
How it works: Per our bylaws, we elect 10 board members and, once elected, those ten Board members determine who fills what roles. The new board would sit from May 2018 through April 2019. Positions include:
What's involved in serving on the board? We ask that you attend monthly board meetings (approximately 2 hours per month), join or lead at least one committee (such as Raku, Building Improvements, TeaBowl National, Spring Sale, etc.) and volunteer at no less than three other clay guild events (i.e. volunteer Sunday, plaza art fair outreach, raku night, etc.) It varies by position but most board positions require a commitment of at least 6-10 hours per month.
If interested, please send your photo and responses to the following questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
1) Why are you interested in serving on the KC Clay Guild Board?
2) Describe your skills, experience, and interests and how you might put it to use as a KC Clay Guild Board Member.
KC Clay Guild Board Member Elections
KC Clay Guild
Your kids will have a blast this summer taking a pottery class at KC Clay Guild! We have 4 class sessions available to fit just about any schedule. Your child will learn the basics of hand building (techniques like pinch, coil, and slab) or wheel throwing (using the potter's wheel). Each student will have several finished glazed pieces to bring home at the end of every session. Morning classes meet from 10-12, afternoon classes from 1-3.
Ages 5-up for hand building classes.
Ages 8-up for wheel throwing classes.
Monday-Thursday will be making days, Friday will be glazing. Pieces will be available to pick up 1 week after the last class.
Per 5 class session: $75 for members, $85 for non-members.
When taking a morning and afternoon class in the same session: $155 for members, $175 for non-members
The class fee includes 5 classes, clay, usage of tools, glazes and firing.
The class fee is due at the time of registration.
When taking a morning and afternoon class in the same session: $150 for members, $170 for non-members
Only 8 monitors may work in the studio at a time.
This is for monitors only, do not let anyone else in the building!
Practice social distancing.
Only one person at a sink at a time.
Only two individuals using the glazing room at a time.
Leave the studio more clean than you found it.
Please wipe down contact points that you have touched with cleanser as you leave the building.
Leave exterior doors closed and locked, do not let anyone in.
Third Sunday Pottery Class is a one time class that introduces students to the potter's wheel.
This casual three hour adult class will give you enough time to try out throwing clay and make a few small pieces.
During the class, the students will focus on making pieces and having fun. Our staff will fire and glaze your pieces once the pieces are fired. We will have a handful of glazes to choose from at the end of class. The pieces will be ready to pick up two weeks after the class.
The class is limited to 8 students to ensure that each student has enough time with the instructor.
Students are welcome to bring food and drink to enjoy during the class.
Contact email@example.com with any questions.
Open studio is limited to 8 participants per time block.
DO NOT COME TO THE STUDIO IF YOU ARE SICK.
When you arrive: sign in, check in with the monitor, and complete the health declaration and waiver of liability forms.
Clay will be available for sale.
Bisque firing is a penny per cubic inch, glaze firing is free as long as you bisque fired the pieces at KC Clay Guild.
Please give yourself time to clean up and leave by the end of your time block.
Open studio is only open to members. Anyone can become a KC Clay Guild member. Register online.
Studio time is $4 per hour. Monthly passes are not available at this time.
Second Sunday Pottery Class is a one time class that introduces students to the potter's wheel.