705 Foster Street  Durham, NC 27701
(919) 530-8355 ::

Gallery and Store
Tuesday - Saturday      1pm - 6pm  

Thanksgiving Week Hours

Store, Gallery, and Studio:

  • Tuesday, November 25 Open 1-6 pm
  • Wednesday, November 26 Open 1-6 pm
    (No classes on Wednesday)
  • Thursday, Thanksgiving Day – CLOSED
    (No classes on Thursday)
  • Friday, November 28 – CLOSED
    (Studio open 1-9 pm on Friday with a student volunteer)
  • Saturday, November 29 Open 1-6 pm


Claymakers relies on donations to close the gap between income and expenses. Donations enable us to keep fees for classes and workshops, the price of supplies, and rental rates, as low as possible. Your donations replace aging equipment and create new opportunities.

Please consider making a donation this year!

Any amount is welcome. Donate online or mail a check made out to Claymakers to
705 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701.

We all thank you!

Read our 2014 Year in Review

Click here to learn more about what's been happening at Claymakers this year and to see the amazing offerings that your donations support!

Claymakers Gallery
Tuesday - Saturday      1pm - 6pm  

Holiday Market Hours

Opening 3rd Friday,
       November 21 6-9 pm
Saturday, November 22 
       10 am-6 pm
Sunday November 23
       1-5 pm

Claymakers Gallery opens the weekend Holiday Market on Friday night with a selection of fresh work by community potters and sculptors. Artists included are Charlie Evergreen, Anya Avrutskaya, Geoff Lloyd, Jo Lovvorn and many more local talents.

Friday night and the Holiday Market also mark the final opportunity to see Steinfest, a showcase of contemporary interpretations of beer steins made by nationally recognized ceramics artists from across the US and Canada. Please join the festivities!

Read more about Steinfest here.

Claymakers Arts Community, Inc

Claymakers’ mission is to promote the joy of working with clay; sustain a thriving community of artists, students, and teachers; and foster enthusiasm for the ceramic arts through classes, workshops, exhibits, special events, and access to facilities and materials.

Click here to find out more.

Claymakers Newsletter

Gallery Openings, Workshops,and Classes