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2023 Holiday Show and Sale

2023 Holiday Sale Card

Our Annual Holiday Show and Sale is a time we look forward to all year. We fill our gallery and studio with stunning ceramic art by our Resident Artists and selected students, then throw open the doors and invite you to this gala event, which kicks off with a lively Artists' Reception featuring great company, tasty food and drink, and lots of seasonal conviviality.

  • Friday, December 8, 1-8 pm, Artists' Reception, 4-8 pm
  • Saturday, December 9, 10 am-5 pm
  • Sunday, December 10, 11 am-5 pm

As you partake of the holiday spirit, browse a wide array of unique, lovingly hand-crafted functional and decorative ceramic works by more than 30 of our talented participants, including

Kathleen Anastasia | Darcy Bowden | Nancy Bulkley | Laila Chalati | Patty Clark | Savanah Conrad | Luke Dillingham | Ellen Driscoll | Nick Glynos | Rose Gomez | Kristina Greenstone | Linda Heckenkamp | Judith Hoge | Jessica Krivan | Elan Lange | Jennifer MacLeod | Robin Mendenhall | Tempest NeuCollins | Beth Peterson | Averi Phan | Steve Rodriguez | Amy Roehrig | Brenda Shea | Keith Shoultz | Elisha Talley | Tiffani Todd | Caron Valentine-Marsh | Hosanna Vivas | Alison Walsh | Jeff Warrow | Kevan Wilson | Michelle Wineland | Deborah Wood | Kay Yourist.

You're sure to find gifts that will give your loved ones pleasure and joy for years to come. And maybe a choice piece or two for yourself.

Our holiday celebration of ceramics only happens once a year, so mark your calendar and come make merry with us in December. There is plenty of free parking on site. You'll find a map to our location here. A warm welcome awaits you.

2023 Holiday Sale sneak peek 1

A sneak peek at our 2023 Holiday Show and Sale: December 8, 1-8 pm, with Artists' Reception from 4-8 pm; December 9, 10 am-5 pm; December 10, 11 am-5 pm.

Holiday Schedule: Dec 1-Jan 9

Holiday hours from December 1 through January 9

Our holiday schedule from December 1 to January 9:

  • December 1-6: Regular studio and gallery hours are in effect.
  • December 7: Open for pottery pickup only. Studio time is not available.
  • December 8-10: 2023 Holiday Show and Sale.*
  • December 11-23: Regular studio and gallery hours are in effect.**
  • December 25-January 5: Closed for the holidays.
  • January 6: Reopening at noon with regular studio and gallery hours.
  • January 9: Classes begin.

*The studio will be unavailable for any clay work during the Yourist Studio 2023 Holiday Show and Sale from December 8-10. Please put down your pottery tools and come join us at the show.

**Because there are no classes on Thursday December 14 and 21, the studio and gallery will be open during regular hours.

Holiday hours from December 1 through January 9

Open Studio Hours: September-July

Our open studio hours September through July

Our open studio hours for September-July:

  • Tuesday, 12:00-6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, 12:00-6:00 pm
  • Friday, 12:00-6:00 pm
  • Saturday, 12:00-6:00 pm
  • Sunday, 4:00-8:00 pm

There are no open studio hours on Thursday. Saturday open studio hours begin at noon with the exception of one Saturday a month, when the Try It Once on the Wheel class meets from 1:00 to 2:30 pm. Check our class schedule for the date of this class. Please be aware that these hours may change depending on class schedules.

Curbside delivery is here!

We're now making clay, tools, and pottery available for contactless curbside delivery. Just call us during regular business hours at 734.662.4914 with your order.

We will take payment by phone and schedule a pickup time. When you arrive, pull up by the studio door, and we will deliver your order directly into the trunk of your car.

Class Registration

See our class schedule and register online.

Tool Time Demos

Free monthly demonstrations of new and interesting pottery-making techniques and tools.

Check our monthly newsletter for more information.

New Tool Alert

We've added the newest pottery tools to our stock, including Clayprons, Michael Sherrill's Drag Tool and Mudshark, MKM wooden texture stamps, and Xiem texture rollers, clay cutters, flexible rulers, slip trailers, clay bag ties, and expandable art studio bags.

Pottery Tools

We offer a wide selection of tools, including a variety of ribs, carving and shaping tools, sponges, texture tools, brushes, cutoff wires, and much more.

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