We provide a range of services for non-members, such as private lessons for pottery, open studio hourly or daily rates, kiln firings, and materials access. We have a limited number of monthly memberships available for professional and highly skilled potters looking to expand their production. Please contact us to learn more about membership tiers. We also offer work opportunities for young or new artists who want to learn the inner workings of running a studio.
Our Studio Services & Equipment
Our fully-equipped studio includes:
- Open studio access
- Kiln firing services
- Brent and Shimpo Whisper Wheels, as well as table-top Artista pottery wheels
- Peter Pug Mill
- North Star 30-inch Wide Slab Roller
- Brent HD Manual Extruder
- Olympic Large Oval and Olympic Front-Loader Kilns
- Studio Dipping Glazes and Commercial Paint-On Glazes
- Slump forms for clay hand building
We offer private lessons, open studio hourly or day rates, kiln firings, and materials access (such as tools, clay, dipping glazes, and more).
Members have access to all studio equipment and materials, a personal locker space, and open studio hours 24/7. Members will also have priority to submit their work for juried events.
We have a limited number of monthly memberships available for professional and highly skilled potters looking to expand their production. Please contact us to learn more about membership tiers, as we want to provide opportunities for anyone looking to grow in their pottery production.
We offer a work exchange program for young or new artists who want to learn the inner workings of running a studio. We are also always looking for experienced potters to lead classes or work in the studio.
Mercado Art Studio is a professional production studio with a retail shop of functional pieces for sale. We also offer wholesale pricing for large-scale projects and private commissions.
Submit your information or give us a call to let us know more about your work! We will schedule a consultation and provide specific pricing based on your needs.
We ask that you maintain a professional demeanor around your fellow clay community members and help with the cleanliness of the studio.