Would you like to join our

community of artists?




We have 30 spaces available for ceramic artists and hobbyists to work in our large warehouse workspace. Enjoy a vibrant community of artist working together with plenty of personal space! We have many tools available for use, but encourage artists to bring in their own as well. 

Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Studio Membership Includes:


  • 24/7 access
  • Use of slab roller, 2 community pottery wheels, a wide range of tools, and GR Pottery Forms
  • Group firing of kilns
  • 20 available dip-glazes
  • 4 bodies of clay stocked for purchase
  • Vibrant community of artists, students, and learners
  • You must be able to work on your own - no instruction is included. The studio is self-service.



Membership Options

6 Month Member

$390 – Our preferred option, and the best value for your money

1 Month Member

$90 per month – For those who would like to try working at our studio but are unable to make a 6-month commitment.

Contact us at thegrandrapidspottery@gmail.com for more information and availability of space.

Not quite ready for a serious commitment? Or are you you too eager to wait on our wait list for an opening?




Open Studio

PRE-REQUISITE REQUIRED: At least one class at the Grand Rapids Pottery, or proof of a previous class elsewhere. 

Our open studio allows you to be a part-time studio member with access to the studio Tuesday mornings from 10am-1pm, and Thursday nights from 5-9pm. Use our community tools or bring in your favorites. Open studio members are given their own bag of clay and $30 worth of firing. Members must be self-sufficient, no instruction is included. Cost is $120 for 6 weeks.  Click on item to signup online.  

Tuesday Morning 10-1  Sept. 11- Oct. 16, 2018

Thursday Evening 5-9 Sept. 13- Oct. 18, 2018