Drop-In Clay Studio

instructor: Self-Guided

category: Ceramics

for: Adults

price: MEMBER $10 per hour / GENERAL $15 per hour

If you need time outside of our typical clay lab hours to work on your clay projects, you can now book time in our classroom to use our wheels, work at a handbuilding station or glaze your work! We are excited to open up our ceramic studio to the Sacramento community for more time during the week. Drop-in hours will be available Wednesdays-Fridays from 11-4, and Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4. For weekday hours, you must book at least 24 hours in advance. Booking your slot can be done either over the phone or via email to education@vergecontemporary.org. For same day appointments on the weekends, please give us a call at (916) 448-2985. Please note: availability is based on the amount of equipment we have available and hours/days are subject to change based on our class schedule.

What’s Included: 

  • Access to wheel or handbuilding station (depending on what is rented)
  • Clay tools
  • Glazes
  • Firings
  • Storage of in-progress work
  • Clay can be purchased for $1 per pound – 10lbs of clay complimentary with 3 hours booked


  • W-F 11-4 pm (must book at least 24 hours in advance)
  • Sat/Sun 1-4 pm

*All subject to change if there’s a class in session

Firing Schedule:

  • All drop-in work will be fired with regular clay lab work
  • 1 glaze, 1 bisque per week

Storage rules will be the same as clay lab and will utilize the same shelves

Community Standards

In order to create a safe and encouraging environment for creativity, we ask that all attendees comply with Verge’s non-discrimination policy which prohibits unlawful discrimination and harassment based on race, color, gender, gender identity/expression, age, physical or mental disability, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by the state or local laws. We also ask that everyone contribute positively to a safe and comfortable environment for all attendees. We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone who does not abide by our community standards stated above.