The Clay Lady’s Studio is a 3,000 square foot studio designed to offer C/6 classes in pottery, hand- building, and sculpting. The studio holds 17 wheels, 7 kilns, a full size slab roller, extruder, and a full array of Opulence Glazes as well as tools and supplies for any clay endeavor. Our professional instructors are practicing potters with a heart of a teacher.


Pottery Classes

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  • All levels of experience are welcome in every class, ages 16 and up
  • Every class provides C/6 instruction on the Pottery Wheel and Hand-Building
  • The class fee of $175 does not include starter tools and clay that can be purchased at Mid-South Ceramics – the supply store on our campus – the first day of class for approximately $40
  • Call to register for classes 615-242-0346

Click here for information on our Glass and Sculpture Classes & Saturday Workshops.

2018 WINTER SESSION: Registration begins NOVEMBER  6- Starts week of JANUARY 8
2018 SPRING SESSION: Registration begins MARCH 5 – Starts week of MARCH 26
2018 SUMMER SESSION: Registration begins MAY 21 – Starts week of JUNE 11
2018 FALL SESSION: Registration begins AUG 20 – Starts week of SEPT 10
2019 WINTER SESSION: Registration begins NOV 5 – Starts week of JAN 7, 2019


Monday Evening
Tuesday Evening
Wednesday Morning
Wed Open Studio
Wednesday Evening
Thursday Evening
Friday Evening
Saturday Open Studio
5:30 – 8:30pm           9 weeks
5:30 – 8:30pm           9 weeks
9:00am – 12:00pm    9 weeks
12:00 – 3:00pm         9 weeks
5:30 – 8:30pm           9 weeks
5:30 – 8:30pm           9 weeks
5:30 – 8:30pm           9 weeks
10:00am – 2:00pm    8 weeks
Richard Anderson
Lyndy Rutledge
Danielle McDaniel
Danielle McDaniel
Merideth Holder
Audra Ladd

Our refund policy:  Full refund if you notify us at least 48 hours before class begins. Fee is transferable to another class if less than 48 hours notice.  No refund or transfer if you give no notice (‘no show’).

*You must be enrolled in a pottery class to register for Independent Studio Time. Senior Citizens Discount $145

Field Trips

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Field Trips include a hands-on workshop with The Clay Lady in The Studio to make, paint, and finish a clay project as well as a pottery wheel demo, a tour of Mid-South Ceramics and The Artist Co-op & Galleries. We have schedules and accommodations for groups of 25-150 seeking an educational and creative experience. Fee includes all instruction, supplies, glazing and firing. $8 per artist (25 artist/$200 minimum…No maximum) We book 12 months out. Projects are fired and ready for pick-up in 2 weeks.

Check back here In February for 2018 Summer Classes!