Our Studio


Studio equipment includes: electric wheels, kick wheels, gas cone 10 oxidation and reduction kilns, electric kilns for low fire, raku kiln, salt kiln, slab roller, extruders, fully equipped damp and glaze rooms and large work areas.


Center for Community Arts provides an extensive offering of ceramics arts classes taught by a diverse group of experienced ceramics educators.

To see the full list of available classes, please visit the Center for Community Arts website.

Open Studios

In addition to classes, 30 hours per week of Open Studio are offered*.

Monday              4:00PM – 7:00PM

Tuesday              4:00PM – 7:00PM

Wednesday      12:00PM – 4:00PM

Thursday            NO OPEN STUDIO

Friday                  12:00PM – 7:00PM

Saturday            12:00PM – 7:00PM

Sunday                1:00PM – 7:00PM

To be eligible to use Open Studio Hours, you must:

  • be enrolled in a regular class
  • and, be enrolled in the Open Studio class

Sign up for the Open Studio class or call the Center for Community Arts office at (925) 943-5846.

CAG funds financial aid for students.  Apply at the Center for Community Arts website.

There is a substantial discount of 39% for the Open Studio class if you are a CAG member.

* Open Studio will not be available during Master Potter events. Be sure that you are aware of scheduled workshops.