MCP Closed Nov 21-25 for Thanksgiving

Midwest Clay Project wishes you and yours a happy Thanksgiving celebration! In order to allow all of our staff members to enjoy their holiday, we will be CLOSED Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25. We will resume normal hours Monday the 26th.

Open Studio schedule is as normal Monday 11/19 and Tuesday 11/20.
Studio Members may continue to use the studio as normal during our closure, but there will not be studio services (clay pugging, kiln work, cleaning, etc) scheduled during the closure. Please be extra diligent about cleaning up after yourself.

MCP Pop-up Holiday Sale showcasing member and instructor work will take place Friday, December 7th 5-9pm. Stop in to buy a unique holiday gift and simultaneously support your local makers!

Classes: Late Fall 2018 & Winter 2019

Our Late Fall Wheel 1 classes are filling up so we added a Thursday evening Wheel 1 class. Reserve your seat today to join in the fun this fall! For those with a bit more experience, we will repeat the POTTERY BOOT CAMP but on Saturday mornings for the Late Fall Session.

For those looking to gift an unforgettable clay experience, our Winter 2019 classes are now open for registration. Look for Nicky’s Decorating Class to work its way into the January schedule in the coming week.

Late Fall Classes Enrolling NOW

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Get to know your creative self this Fall in one of Midwest Clay Project’s dynamic classes. Get a thorough introduction to wheel-thrown pottery or refine your skills in one of our WHEEL 1-1.5 classes. Interested in developing your creativity? Develop your personal style in Nicky Ross’ DECORATING class. Or, get off the wheel and try out our Saturday morning HANDBUILDING 1 class.

NEW! Wheel Skill Building class added

Check out the Thursday evening Pottery Boot Camp addition to our Early Fall class lineup! Get ready to make A LOT of pots in this class! Class meeting will include pot-shape brainstorming sessions, throwing with intention, weekly assignments, individualized trouble-shooting, and mini-critique sessions. Our focus is on skill advancement and style development.

Build your skills and find your clay voice, join today!

Fall Classes start after Labor Day

Our staff will be enjoying their Labor Day and as a result, there will be NO OPEN STUDIO Monday Sept 3rd. Things get back to normal Tuesday the 4th.

Our Early Fall Class Session is open for enrollment and classes are filling up. Click over to our schedule for more details, then enroll through our Online Store. This session runs Sept 11 – Oct 20 with classes Tues AM, Tues PM, Wed PM, Thur PM, and Sat AM.

Summer Classes start 6/19!!

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Come get your clay on at Midwest Clay Project this summer! There are currently seats available in all classes. Get a thorough introduction to wheel-thrown pottery or refine your skills in one of our WHEEL 1-1.5 classes. Been throwing for a while? Push your skills in Nicky Ross’ WHEEL 2 class. Or, try out our Saturday morning HANDBUILDING 1 class.

Get more details and enroll here.