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

Claymakers is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational arts organization that promotes the joy of working with clay; sustains a thriving community of artists, students, and teachers; and fosters enthusiasm for the ceramic arts through classes, workshops, exhibits, special events, and access to facilities and materials.

We rely on individual and corporate donations to fill the gap between revenue and operating expenses. We thrive because of this support and are grateful for your help.

Fundraising allows us to continue our current operations and contributes to our long-term goal of maintaining and expanding Claymakers as a regional center of excellence in the clay arts.

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Claymakers Arts is a 501(c)(3) public charity; all donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

If you would prefer to make a donation by check, please mail to:

  • Claymakers, 705 Foster Street, Durham, NC  27701


Made out of earth,

shaped by

human hands,

tempered by fire:

pottery and clay sculpture
keep us connected
to the roots of human civilization. In a fast-paced, high-tech, urban world, they
remind us of our humanity.