For those who want access to equipment and freedom to work independently, Tallahassee Clay Arts offers studio access. Choose a month for $100 or commit to three months for for $225. You will get access to wheels, slab roller and glazes and your work will get fired. This is for experienced ceramicists who are self-directed and need no instruction. Access agreement required. Portfolio, references and interview needed to see if you would be a good fit. Call and make an appointment to see the studio at 1816 Mahan Drive.
Don't have a kiln? Tallahassee Clay Arts can fire your work or help you with glazing. Drop off your items at 1816 Mahan Drive; most items will be ready in less than three weeks.
Fill a 12”x12”x6” box to be fired for bisque (^05) or glaze (^6):$25/$20* (using your own glaze). Gently arrange your work in a box with your items in packing material. You do not need to pack the work tightly but imagine items touching and stacking in a kiln to best estimate a half square foot. Leave your work at 1816 Mahan Drive on the shelf on the front porch with the following information: Your name, date, phone number, your artist mark to identify your work and total number of items. For glazed items note the clay body and glazes used. Broken work will not be fired unless you leave a note stating otherwise. Work can be leather hard to bone dry. Only mid-fire clay bought from Tallahassee Clay Arts can be glazed fired.
Glazing sessions – 2hr up to 8 items fired $35/30. Appointments available M-Th from 5 to 9. Last appointment at 7. Must wear mask during session. Call or text 850-766-2157 to arrange a time.
Fill a kiln (6 cubic feet)$60 / $50* bisque or glaze. You can be present to load the kiln or load it yourself.
*$35 annual membership will give you the lower price.
Call 850-766-2157 or email for more information on these services