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1733 Northgate Boulevard
Sarasota, FL 34234


Growing Creativity Through Clay

Our Classes

At Carla's Clay in Sarasota, FL, we offer a variety of classes that foster creativity. Whether you are a beginner or have been working with clay for years, we have a class and/or workshop for you! Our studio includes 12 Brent wheels, a Brent SR20 Slab Roller, a North Star extruder, and a beautiful exclusive glaze palette for student use.

Studio Availability

Open studio is available for CURRENTLY ENROLLED STUDENTS during business hours when classes and/or workshops are not in session. If you have questions or need clarification, please give us a call!

Class Supplies

Class Schedules

Hand Building and Wheel Throwing With Carla

**Additional classes are added as demand requires

Price and Inclusions

Four 3-hour classes cost $220 along with a $45 clay lab fee plus tax. Included in the package are 25 pounds of clay, 2 kiln firings and all glazes. Students paid in full can utilize open studio time at $7 per hour when classes and/or workshops are not in session.

Sculpture With Leslie Uguccioni

Thursday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The rates for the sculpture classes are the same as the hand building and wheel throwing classes.

Kids and Clay: for kids from 6-90

Saturday: Handbuilding from 11:00 a.m. - Noon $15.00
Saturday Kids Wheel Throwing (8 years and up) - $20.00: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. BY APPOINTMENT

Clay Date

Hold a birthday party, girl's night out, bachelorette bash, or just for fun activities suitable for all ages. The Clay Date must have at least 4 people for daytime hours and 6 people for evening hours.

Bring food and drinks and make it a party. At $20 an hour per person, the package includes instruction, materials, and firing.

Price and Inclusions

Our Kids and Clay handbuilding classes AND Clay Date classes cost $15 per person per hour. Included in the package are instruction, materials and kiln firings. Kids younger than 5 may have an adult assist at no additional charge. Wheel throwing instruction is $20 per person per hour.


We are a proud carrier of Highwater Clays and pottery supplies, including (but not limited to!) Amaco and Mayco Glazes, Orton Cones, tools by Kemper and Mudtools - and more. We also have a wide variety of chemicals for the clay studio, along with kiln furniture and other pottery making accessories.

Contact us today to make reservations. For Clay Date bookings, call us at 941-359-2773.