Mercado Art Studio is a professional and community-oriented pottery space located in Hallandale Beach, FL.

MAS is a supporter of public art education and family-friendly events

Mercado Art Studio promotes art education to the public and fun activities for the whole family. We offer one-time or weekly classes and workshops for anyone 13 years and older. For younger kids, we have art activities in the studio, such as clay hand building, mosaic making, and pottery painting. We are also available to host private events in our studio.

Mercado Art Studio strives to be a resource for young, new, and experienced artists. We welcome ceramicists and mixed media artists to explore their creativity in our fully-equipped studio.

Mercado Art Studio is also a professional production studio, offering functional pieces available in our shop. We can also work with you on wholesale pricing for large-scale projects and private commissions.


About the owner

Dorandy Mercado opened Mercado Art Studio in January 2021, to share her love of clay with the community and expand her pottery production company. 

Originally from the Dominican Republic, Dorandy graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a BFA in Studio Ceramics. Dorandy focused on figurative clay sculpture and created a number of significant pieces that have been included in various galleries and publications. Since graduating, Dorandy continues to share her extensive art knowledge through her classes and honing her skills in ceramic repair and retail production.