Clay Open Studio

Clay Open Studio

Clay Open Studio 2024 New Hours:

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 10AM - 2PM 

*Saturdays from 10AM - 4PM

*Note that Saturday studio availability may be limited depending on ceramic class schedule. SDC will provide a list of classes and class times on their website* (at a later date*) and can provide a copy of the ceramics class schedule upon request at the museum's front desk. 

Open Studio Prices

Studio passes and pre-paid cards can be purchased at the guest services front desk. All Studio Day-Passes and Pre-Pay Cards include glazes and kiln firing by Arts Center staff.

Studio Day-Pass: $20

Studio Pre-Pay Card$100 (Value of 6 day-passes to use anytime during Open Studio hours)

Clay Available for purchase

25lb Bag of Clay - choice of white or red (while supplies last) -$20 per bag


Bring Your Own Clay: * Note that clay must be able to be fired to cone 6. 

Open Studio will have a limited number of shop tools, so artists are encouraged to bring their own tools with them. 

Every person participating in open studio will be asked to sign a safety and liability waiver before being allowed to work in the studio. 

Arts Center members receive a 10% discount on classes, studio passes, and cards. All ticket sales are final - no refunds or exchanges.  Our team looks forward to assisting you!

Member & Guest Services 719-295-7200 ext. 7201


It has come to our attention that there are multiple ticket brokers (online ads) that are reselling our tickets. Please be advised: most of these sites do mention they are a re-seller, some do not. Often, patrons are not aware they are paying more until it's too late. 

To protect our customers, we reserve the right to require a valid ID and the credit card used in order to pick up tickets. 

Please pay attention to where you are buying them from. The only authorized online ticket dealer for our shows will start with which is directly accessible from the Arts Center website ( Purchasing directly from us is the only way to guarantee the lowest price and be sure that your ticket is authentic. All ticket sales are final - no refunds or exchanges.