290 Main Street
Spotswood, NJ 08884



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Studio Hours
Monday – Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 3pm
Sunday: Closed

Raku Workshops

Our Raku Workshops are held every  third Saturday of the month

from 3pm to 6pm

A reservation fee of $50 is required for each participant

For ages 16 years old and older

Your reservation includes your choice of a Raku piece from our shelf- ready to paint with our selection of Raku glazes

Participation in the Raku firing process-

see your piece emerge red-hot and glowing form the Raku kiln and be prepared to place your piece in a reduction atmosphere

Raku firing is a very interactive way to fire and our potter will guide you throughout the entire process

Pizza and light refreshments will be served

Raku is a pottery technique that originated in 16th century Japan. The process results in beautifully unpredictable and intense colors. The word Raku means “enjoyment,” “comfort,” or “ease.”

 The Clay Pot welcomes you to experience this truly unique way of firing pottery by participating in one of our Raku workshops. 

You will paint your bisque piece with specifically formulated Raku glazes and see them emerge from the Raku kiln red hot and glowing. Our potter will guide you through the entire process. Come join us in the comfort of our outdoor Raku patio and easily create a beautiful Raku piece of your own.

You are welcomed to bring  in your own bisque pieces to glaze & fire during one of our Raku Workshops

Please call for more information