Clay Times®
Art Center classes in downtown

Wanna Play Dirty? Throw pots with us tonight Sat 3/10!

Select a category below (or pick a drop-down item on mobile devices) for class info & registration

Individual classes and 6-week sessions are now underway and include professional art instruction in Alcohol Ink • Jewelry Making • Epoxy Resin Painting • Pottery Making • Stained Glass Art

Scroll ALL THE WAY DOWN to view all classes and dates (not necessarily listed in order). Click on any BOOK button for complete class details!

About Us

Whether you're young or old, local or visiting, experienced in art or just yearning to learn, we're going to get you hooked on claywork, glass art, and lots more creative stuff!

Housed in a former 4500+ s.f. day care center with loads of classroom and studio space, the new art center is also publishing headquarters for
Clay Times® magazine, serving mud-lovin’ clay artists worldwide since 1995.

The Perfect Venue to Unleash Your Creative Spirit ...

Check us out for Pottery & Fine Art Classes for Amelia Island residents and visitors • Internships in Magazine Production and Art Studio Management for High School & College Students • Shared Studio Space for Local Artists • Retail Pottery & Art Supply Store + Juried Fine Arts Gallery • Girls' Night Out, Couples Clay Classes, Fundraisers for Local Charities, Visiting Guest Artist Workshops, Future "Clay Times Potters’ Cruise to the Caribbean," and
much more to keep your creative juices flowing!

Private Classes / Group Events / BYOB too!

Clay Times® Art Center features the work and studios of local artists including







Our studios are conveniently located across the street from Bright Mornings Cafe, just a few doors down from The Green Turtle, The Florida House Inn, and The Hampton Inn (an easy walk one block south of Centre St.)  We also have on-site parking, plus a commercial kitchen for future culinary classes. Plus there's a TV with CD/DVR in every classroom for viewings of instructional DVDs & videos for art center patrons, and entertaining movies for the kids
(at your own risk, that is — BYOB [Bring Your Own Babysitter]!

••• NOTE: We still have a few educational toys, chairs, & tables, designed for toddlers thru 5-year-olds, available for purchase at clearance pricing ... Please call ASAP if you're interested! •••


Contact Us

Pottery & Fine Art Classes • Internships • Studio Space • Art Supplies • Gallery & Special Events

Please join our e-mail list and we'll keep you posted with announcements of our Grand Opening events, plus clay center news and schedules of classes in wheel-throwing, handbuilding, paint-your-own pottery, jewelry making, art glass, and more fun stuff to get you out of the house and into the studio!

Clay Times® Art Center

112 S. 3rd St., Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

(904) 624-5824


Please join us from 5 to 8 pm on the second Saturday of each month for our "ARTRAGEOUS ARTWALK" Open House!

Note to prospective volunteers & interns, teachers, and artists interested in shared studio space: please call Polly at (904) 624-5824.

• If you are interested in taking art classes or volunteering at the center, please click the button below and we'll put you on our e-mail list for updates! •

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