Come throw with us!

The Clay Studio, housed in the Arts Center of Saint Peter, offers playful, messy, meditative and rewarding clay experiences for potters and ceramic enthusiasts of just about all ages and abilities. Opportunities include:

  • Studio rental, including extended private work-time and all-hours access to the studio and kiln space. Download a clay studio rental contract here, and contact us to learn more!
  • Classes for students of all ages.
  • Clay parties for children and adults.
  • Organizational retreats including facilitation and conversation about the creative process with Clay Center Manager Juana Arias.

For further information contact Clay Studio Manager Juana Arias at, 507-931-3630.

clay center retreat

Here’s a rundown of prices for clay, tools and additional firings (all prices include tax):

  • Clay (Brown Stone or Navajo White) – $13
  • Tool set $11
  • Bisque or glaze firing (one shelf) $15, (whole kiln load) $30
  • NOTE: If you’re participating in a glaze firing, our clay studio manager needs to know specifically the clay body and glazes you are using. If you’d like to use the Arts Center’s glazes, please inquire with the studio manager at, or 507-931-3630.


For renters: Pay online

Just for you, Clay Center renters! A 24/7 payment option to match your 24/7 access to the Clay Studio. Questions or problems? Call Ann, 507-351-6521.

Choose your rent & clay amounts