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Hours of Operation: Open Daily, 10am-5pm

The Village Potters Clay Center is a vibrant creative community dedicated to the exploration of clay.

Check out our classes for beginners to advanced levels in wheel, hand building, sculpture, surface design, Cone 6 and cone 10 reduction firings, Wood and soda firings, Raku and Saggar firings, and speciality classes. We offer online classes and workshops and host both demonstrations and hands-on workshop experiences.
Read our Teaching Center Policies & Procedures here.

Please read our updated COVID-19 policies here.

Our center includes a premier gallery with four showrooms selling fine ceramic art and functional work representing our seven resident potters: Christine Henry, Judi Harwood, Julia Mann, Katie Messersmith, Lori Theriault, Ruth Fischer Rutkowsky and Sarah Wells Rolland. We are open 7 day a week.

*See calendar for hours during holidays

Are you an aspiring professional potter or want to master your craft? Check out our 1-3 year Advanced Studies Program built upon Independent Study and Mentoring.
Check out our Study From Afar online education too!

We are also a Laguna Clay distributor and have a tool shop. Our Director of Operations, Lindsey Mudge, can assist all your clay needs.

We hope you will look around our website for more information and register for a class or workshop, and shop in our gallery.

Hours: Open Monday- Sunday, 10am-5pm 

Please read our updated COVID-19 policies here.

The Village Potters is located at Riverview Station, in Asheville’s River Arts District, at 191 Lyman Street, #180.

Hours: Monday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm



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