Monday and Wednesdays: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: Closed
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sunday: 12-4 p.m.
363 North Parramore Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801
*Construction Alert* – Livingston Street has been closed at Hughey Ave. This was the most direct access to our building from I-4. Use a parallel street such as Amelia or Robinson to get to Parramore Avenue to come around to the back side of the building. Turn onto Bentley Street to gain access to the parking lot.
The Pottery Studio, established in 1968, has evolved into one of the finest pottery studios in the Central Florida area. The main focus of our program is to provide a safe and relaxing atmosphere where individuals explore, invent, learn, and create at their own pace.
Our facility is spacious and well-equipped, with an open and inviting work area. We provide 12 electric pottery wheels, a slab roller, a spray booth and an extruder. Our facility maintains 4 electric kilns and two gas kilns, with cone 10 oxidation, reduction, and low-fire Raku capabilities. Clay and tools are conveniently available for purchase on site.
Family Night Pottery (ages K and above): Bring your kids and have a creative family experience making cool clay projects. The one-night class includes all materials and firing fees (adults-$10 and kids, 12 and under-$5 each). Participants must be at least 6 years old and completed kindergarten. Registration
Mudslingers (ages 3-5): This program is designed to assist in the development of artistic skills through experience with clay sculpting and manipulation with hands-on age appropriate projects. The class is structured for the child to be assisted by his or her parent/caregiver during the sessions. All materials included ($10 per child). Registration
Kids Clay (ages 6-17): This is the perfect activity for home schooled children! A full hand built clay project will be completed in the course of one visit. Students will be guided in the construction of a sculpture, and then given a rainbow of under glazes to finish their masterpieces. Student’s artwork will be fired in our kilns and can be picked up approximately two weeks after creating it. ($10 per student). Registration
Kids Summer Art Adventure (ages 6-14): Enrich your child’s life with an art experience! Art Adventure is a fun way to learn the possibilities of working with clay and other art mediums. Each session will be focused on creating projects out of clay with a fun painting or drawing project on one of the days.
Hours: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Dates: 2 weeks per session on Thursdays and Fridays
- Session 1: June 16, 17, 23, 24
- Session 2: June 30, July 1, 7, 8
- Session 3: July 14, 15, 21, 22
- Session 4: July 28, 29, Aug 4, 5
- Session 5: Aug 11, 12, 18, 19
Ages: 6-13 years old
- City of Orlando Residents: $45/session
- Non-City Residents: $50/session
Open Studio (ages 18 and above): Open Studio is a relaxing and engaging environment for experienced potters who can work on their own with little or no help from the staff. Knowledge of clay, temperature, glaze and process is required. Open Studio is on a 10 week cycle. You renew your participation each cycle. This gives you full access to our equipment and glazes. You can use the studio anytime during our open hours. Call to arrange a tour of the facilities.
City Residents: $65/Seniors $40. Non-City Resident: $80/Seniors $45. Registration
Classes: Learn the basics or develop your skills in a wide variety of classes. The Pottery Studio offers a diverse array of programs to students of all levels. We provide classes in pottery, silk painting, mixed-media, mosaics, jewelry, and more. Check our class schedule for current offerings. We also host 2-day workshops, taught by nationally acclaimed potters. Registration
Click here to view the June/July Class Schedule.
Date Night (ages 18 and above): Want to try something different for date night this Friday? Wisk your main squeeze off to this romantic night of clay sculpture! Sip wine and snack on decadent chocolates and fruit while you create a clay masterpiece. Materials, tools, soothing music and refreshments will be provided. ($25 per couple).
You must be 21 years of age with proper id to consume alcoholic beverages. Registration
Group activities & private classes: The Pottery Studio is available to host private classes for groups of 10 or more. We cater to school groups, community groups, clubs, and other organizations. Please call to arrange times, dates, and pricing.
Team Clay Workshop: Build teamwork through creativity in a relaxing, engaging environment. Our professional potters will guide your group through a hand built project from start to finish. Increase creative problem solving, encourage communication and lower stress among co-workers in this fun workshop. We ask that there are a minimum 10 participants in your group.
• Slab rollers
• Spray booth
• Electric Kilns for Cone 04/06/6
• Large gas cart kiln
• Small gas kiln for reduction firing
• 12 Brent pottery wheels
• Cone 6 & 10 glaze rooms
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