The Pottery Studio is available for use during regular business hours by ArtCenter Manatee members who have completed one ceramics class at ArtCenter Manatee in the past ywo years. Open studio is available only when classes are not in session. There is a fee for use of Open Studio if you are not in a ceramics class. Each session is up to 3 hours. A full day is up to 6 hours. If you are currently enrolled in a ceramics class you have a one week grace period after your last class date. You must sign in and out at the front desk at all times. If you do not sign in/out, it will be considered an all day open studio. You must provide your own materials. Clay may be purchased for $35 per 25 lbs. Price includes glazes and firing.
- Single Open Studio: $9 for one, 3-hour session
- 6-pack Open Studio: $42 for six, 3-hour sessions
- 12-pack Open Studio: $72 for twelve, 3-hour sessions
Open studio time may be paid for at the office or by calling 941-746-2862. Minimum credit card charge is $10. The schedule is subject to change.