Membership – General Description

Membership is open all those interested in working with clay. Applicants must be 16 or older on October 1st of the current membership year and follow the instructions below. Memberships run from Oct 1st to Sept 30th,

Studio memberships taken after November 1st are adjusted from the approval date to the following Sept 30th. After May 1, there is a flat fee of $150. The “guild service” commitment hours prorate to 3 hours per month

Studio Membership – $310/year

Attend monthly meetings, receive monthly email newsletter, vote on Guild matters. Eligible to participate in sales. 36 hours/year mandatory Guild service hours. Use of ClayWorks studio.

ClayWorks Studio is a Fragrance Free Environment

Access BPG Membership Jotform and complete it
Download   Code of Conduct
Download   ClayWorks Studio Policies 

Membership Questions? Contact us!

Please ensure that you meet the requirements prior to applying to be a Studio Member.

Requirements for Becoming a Studio Member

You should have at least 3 of the following before applying to become a Studio Member:

1. Do you have at least 3 years’ experience working with clay, either wheel or hand building?

2. Do you have at least intermediate level 1 according to ClayWorks curriculum charts?

3. Do you have the recommendation of a teacher at ClayWorks?

4. Are you an established potter (working with clay elsewhere) and have a portfolio to show off?


Demonstrate thorough knowledge of how a clay studio operates (safety, equipment, cleaning, glazing, ware handling).

Procedure for Approval

1. Read Clayworks Studio Policies
2. Have interview with Studio Manager
3. Send us your filled Membership Application (which includes payment).