Make Baltimore Clayworks your sanctuary this summer and let clay whisk you away! Getting your hands in clay and expressing yourself creatively can be a vacation in itself—so treat yourself and take a class this summer!
We offer morning, evening or weekend classes, one day, 4 week and 8 week sessions. Below are just a few basic and specialty classes offered this summer, for a full list and descriptions please visit our website or click on the titles.
WHERE: Baltimore Clayworks, 5707 Smith Ave., Baltimore
BASIC WHEEL SAMPLER
WHEN: Monday, 10 AM –1P M, JUNE 16 - JULY 7, BWS1
- Monday, 7-10 PM, JUNE 16 - JULY 7, BWS2
- Thursday, 7-10 PM, JUNE 19 - JULY 10, BWS3
- Monday, 10 AM –1 PM, JULY 14 - AUG 4, BWS4
- Monday, 7-10 PM, JULY 14 - AUG 4, BWS5
- Thursday, 7-10 PM, JULY 17 - AUG 7, BWS6
- Sunday, 6-9 PM, JUNE 15 - JULY 6, HB1
- Sunday, 6-9 PM, JULY 20 - AUG 10, HB2
Instructor: Katherine Lee
- Wednesday, 10 AM-1 PM, JUNE 18 - AUG 6, HB3
Instructor: Dina Weston
- Monday, 7-10 PM, JUNE 16 - AUG 4, ST2
Instructor: Yoshii Fujii
- Tuesday, 7-10 PM, JUNE 17 - AUG 5, ST3
Instructor: Jim Dugan
- Monday, 7-10 PM, JULY 21 - AUG 11, SF3
Instructor: Mary Cloonan
- Sunday, 10 AM-4 PM, JULY 20, SF4
Instructor: Yoshii Fujii
SUMMER CAMPS HALF DAY & FULL DAY
Pick from nine weeks of full day summer camps for children and half day camps for teens! All camps are for one week and run Monday through Friday.
Save 15% when siging up your child for two or more camps - visit our website for details.
To view both children's and teen's camps, visit our website.
Now offering early drop-off and late pick-up child care accommodations! Childcare activities include drawing, reading books, and playing games. Details can be found on our website.
RESIDENT ARTIST NEWS
Clayworks' resident artist, KYLE BAUER, is a finalist for the Janet and Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize! The seven finalists will be featured in an exhibition at The Walters Art Museum in downtown Baltimore from June 21st through August 17th. The winner of the $25,000 fellowship will be announced at the reception on July 12th at 7 PM. For more information and to read about the other finalists please visit Artscape's website.
- JIM DUGAN is exhibiting his wood-fired ceramics at The Cooley Gallery (Leesburg, VA) this month.
- YOSHI FUJII'S work is represented in the 2014 Yunomi Invitational at Akar Design
SECONDS SALE WEEKEND
WHEN: FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 6-8 PM
WHERE: 5707 Smith Ave., Baltimore
TICKETS: Seconds Sale Preview Party!
Ticket price: $15 member, $20 non-member. For more information or to purchase Preview Party tickets, please visit our website.
SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 12-8 PM
SUNDAY, JUNE 8, 12-3 PM, Bargain Box Sale 4-5 PM
Shop all day long! The Seconds Sale is open and replenished with new work as the shelves empty. Open and free to the public.
At the Creative Alliance
EXPERIENCE TRANSFORMATION: The Impact of Clay
Curated by Brett Freund and Sarah McCann
WHEN: MAY 23 - JUNE 7; Exhibition Reception: Fri, May 23, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
WHERE: Amalie Rothschild Gallery, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore, Maryland
EXPERIENCE TRANSFORMATION showcases a cross-section of the clay community's different aesthetic sensibilities. From sculptural to functional work, this exhibition spans a wide variety of ceramic arts and generations of artists. Clay as a medium embodies joy, transformation, the possibility of rebuilding, creating and being human.
Join us for this fun collaboration between Baltimore Clayworks and the Creative Alliance to experience the wonderful world of clay and all of its diverse transformations. For more details click here. Photo credit: Marcella Echavarria
Clayworks' Students and Teachers:
Did you teach or take a class here during Summer 2013 to Spring 2014? Display your ceramic wonderments during the BALTIMORE CLAYWORKS' TEACHERS or CLAY FROM THE CLASSROOM exhibitions coming up in June!
For details on entering your work please visit our website. One submission per person.