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Holiday Invitational

  • Opening Reception on Friday, November 2nd, 2018 from 6-8 PM

  • The show will be in the Clay Center gallery from Friday, Nov 2 through Dec 21.

Get your holiday shopping done early at this years Annual Holiday Exhibition and Sale!  Over 20 local and national artists works of ceramic art will be featured from November 2nd through December 21st at Carbondale Clay Center.  One of kind, handmade functional pottery, small ceramic sculptures, and jewelry will be available for immediate purchase. Cups, bowls, plates, vases, pitchers, cream and sugar sets, serving platters, jewelry, and small sculptural works can all be found! Shop local, and support your local non profit, this year for all your holiday shopping needs.

Participating artists include: Adam Ting, Anne Goldberg, Giana Grossman, Diane Kenney, Sandie Gardner, Kaitlyn Getz, Lisa Ellena, Matthew Eames, Just Emerson, Jen Arnold, Staci DeBolt, Frank McGuirk, Savanna LaBauve, Stephanie Seguin, Rachel Donner, Nancy Barbour, Lars Voltz, Joyce St Clair-Voltz, Kyle Johns, Samantha Oliver, Penelope VanGrisven and more!

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





Upcoming Exhibitions

Holiday Invitiational: November 2nd - December 21st

In the Year 2525: Andrew & Annette Roberts-Gray

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