Wednesday, May 4, 2016


WHEN: Saturday, May 7, 7-11PM  
: The Belvedere -12th Floor Ballroom  
ADMISSION: NEW! VIP Ticket (starting at 6pm) - $225 member/$250 non-member; Gala Ticket - $175 member/$200 non-member ; After Party (starting at 9pm) - $50 member/$60 non-member

Join Baltimore Clayworks for our biggest party of the year as we celebrate and raise funds for the mission driven programs and initiatives we provide the community!

During the evening we will celebrate our BEST OF CLAYWORKS AWARDS winners. Dominique Hellgeth was announced the winner of the 'Community Arts' award, and we will also be awarding our 'Most Generous Artist' to Rich Holt, and our 'Best Artist-Run Event' will go to Jeremy Wallace for the successful Tumblers for NCECA. Plus, more to be announced! 

This is your chance to join Clayworks and supporters to...

LAUGH! Comedian, Shawn Mathis Gooden will emcee the evenings program.  

The silent auction will feature nationally recognized ceramic artists, jewelry, metal work, glass and other crafts, along with fantastic certificates and packages.  

Jump in the Pixilated photo booth to snag a pic with other party-goers.

MAKE & LEARN! There will be opportunities throughout the night to create, interact and learn about Clayworks, our artists and community!

EAT & DRINK! Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, dinner stations, dessert, open bar + signature cocktails just for Clayworks! 

CLAP! Our awardees do so much, we'll celebrate all the "Best of Clayworks" winners!

BID AGAIN! The live auction will feature some experiences you're not going to have access to anywhere else. They include: week-long stays in NYC and a beautiful mountain home, a mosaic workshop with Herb Massie, an American Pottery trip to Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis, a special tour of the BMA + more to be announced! 

Then mix it up on our dance floor at 9PM for the AFTER PARTY featuring The Bellevederes (pictured), one of Baltimore's finest funk and soul bands! Enjoy drinks from the bar, photo booth, silent auction & more! 

NEW THIS YEAR! Join us during the VIP HOUR to get a first bid opportunity on the auction items, mingle with other sponsors, special guests and VIPs, and enjoy special entertainment + swag bag!

Join in the fun and purchase your tickets today!