The Clay Studio Shop and Gallery will be open on weekends only (Friday - Sunday) beginning January 2. In accordance with city guidelines, The Clay Studio is resuming fall term classes on January 16, and our winter term begins February 8. Check for general updates here. Meanwhile, explore our virtual classes, talks, and events, and help support our teachers and artists.

Joyce Nagata

A friend convinced me to take pottery lessons on my semester abroad in Japan when I went to 'find' myself during a junior year abroad a lifetime ago and from that moment, I never looked back! I've been teaching clay and making pots ever since. It's been a rocky road to find my way in clay but it never fails to thrill me when I open a kiln. No matter how tired I am of going to the studio, I am always fine when I leave it. I like making pots and the search for integrity in what I make, no matter how difficult it is to keep moving on, it is what keeps me from feeling there is an order to my life and a road to keep following...



tumbler

$28.00



vase with handles

$60.00


  

tumbler

$28.00



vase with handles

$60.00


 

tumbler

$28.00



vase with handles

$60.00



tumbler

$28.00



vase with handles

$60.00