The Clay Studio at the LCCC

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Welcome clay artists!

The Clay Studio is now open for business, with new classes starting in the spring of 2022.

The Clay Studio works on a membership model. By registering and paying an annual fee ($45 a year + Firing) studio members will be certified to use the studio and submit work to be fired. Each member will be provided with a shelf to dry, and store works in progress.

The Studio Manager sells a variety of clay types, with payment made by credit card, cash or check to LCCC.

To register or learn more, contact studio manager Debra Hovey, 541-994-9994 or email

September Classes

Beginning Ceramics

September 20th – October 13th

Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1-3pm

General introduction to fundamental ceramic skills and clay experience to foster artistic growth. Students will learn techniques for hand building and an introduction to the potter’s wheel. Topics include methods of pinch, coil, and slab construction, applying glaze and introduction to loading and firing an electric kiln.  Two classes per week. Students may have additional studio time within our regular business hours or on Tuesday nights from 3pm-7pm, for the duration of the course. Class is held at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Students purchase their own clay and tools.

Registration will be through Oregon Coast Community College.

Special Events and Activities

The studio is happy to host opportunities to support artistic growth and community. Potential activities include workshops with visiting artists or to focus on a specific techniques, studio visits, ceramic sales and social gatherings.

  • ​For the safety of equipment and everyone’s work, use of studio clay and glazes is required, except by special permission.
  • The studio is not equipped to support production potters, but for the exploration and enjoyment of clay.
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Contact the Studio

Debra Hovey
(541) 994-9994

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Members receive discounts to our events, access to member-only events, and more. Your support allows us to offer hundreds of creative opportunities every year to people of all ages and income levels.