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  • Opening reception on First Friday, November 3rd, 2017 from 6-8pm
  • Annual Holiday Invitational Exhibition and Sale
    November 3- December 22, 2017

Get your holiday shopping done early!  Over 30 local and national artists will have functional pottery, small ceramic sculptures and one of a kind ceramic jewelry available for sale through December 22nd. Items for sale include handmade cups, bowls, plates, vases, pitchers, cream and sugar sets, ceramic jewelry, small sculptures and more! Shop handmade and local this year for all your holiday shopping needs.

Participating artists include: Anne Goldberg, Doug Casebeer, Giana Grossman, Diane Kenney, Peg Malloy, Sandie Gardner, Lisa Ellena, Matthew Eames, Mike Stumbras, Molly Berger, Staci DeBolt, Steven Colby, Frank McGuirk, Savanna LaBauve, Stephanie Seguin, Rachel Donner, Rain Harris, Nancy Barbour, Lars Voltz, Joyce St Clair-Voltz, Diedem Mert and more!

Gallery Hours are Monday-Friday, 10-5pm, with special holiday weekend hours in November and December. Stop in today for that special gift for your friends, loved ones, or for yourself!

The Holiday Invitational is generously sponsored by Kurt Peterson & Elizabeth Hanke.  




Upcoming Exhibitions

November 2017: Holiday Invitational

December 2017: Annual Cup AuctionPreview

Gallery Hours

The Carbondale Clay Center's gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Additional hours may be added seasonally. Evening and weekend hours can be scheduled by appointment. Visitors are also welcome to visit the gallery during any regularly scheduled class time. Sales inquiries may be made during daytime office hours.

About the Gallery

The Carbondale Clay Center gallery features eleven exhibitions annually, from solo to group shows, both invitational and juried. In addition to changing exhibitions, the work of local artists is featured in our  Gallery Shop. The exhibition area reserved for current shows measures 9' by 24' (216 sq. ft. of floor space) and features pivoting walls, perfect for customizing the space. Available wall space measures 7' by 24'. 

We invite the public to join us every First Friday in downtown Carbondale to see the latest that the gallery has to offer. For more information, please call 970-963-2529 or email

Past Gallery Exhibitions..

August 2017 . Clay National XII - The Art of Utility

July 2017 . Collette Spears . Points of Cadence

June 2017 .  Matthew Eames . Threw and Thru