Garret Pendergrass Pottery is a fully equipped, fun, family centered pottery studio located in Fort Worth’s Near Southside District off of Magnolia Avenue. Kids and adults of all ages and skill levels are welcome to learn and fall in love with the art of ceramics in my laid back pottery studio. You will quickly see your confidence and skills increase, while the clay molds under your hands into unique works of art.
Classes and Instructors
If art is your passion and you have an interest in learning the ins and outs of ceramics, feel free to see what class times and availability we have to offer here! Garret Pendergrass Pottery has multiple selections for you to choose from. We range from small group pottery wheel classes, small group hand-building classes, private lessons, open studio, family and friends fun night, and kiln rentals! I’m sure we have something for you! Garret Pendergrass Pottery is excited to have three instructors to help guide your passion in clay. Garret Pendergrass and Wendy Good are ready to help in your pottery wheel or hand building journey!
Done this before? Simply looking to brush up on your skills in a relaxed atmosphere? We now host Open Studio time Tuesdays through Saturdays. Open Studio guests should know how to wedge clay, work independently, properly use equipment and help clean and organize their space. Text us at (817) 705-4685 or email at [email protected] to find out weekly availability for Open Studio. Open studio will soon be able to convert to a no hassle membership where time is on your side! If your schedule is more erratic, no problem!. We will still offer hourly rates.
New Membership Now Here!
Membership options will allow pottery students more access and less hassle! No one wants to feel rushed, and memberships will take away the restraints of current Open Studio time restrictions. Plus, with the a variety of membership levels you can cut down the hassle of calculating firing fees!! We offer four tiers of memberships. Text us at (817) 705-4685 or email at [email protected] to purchase your membership! When you get your confirmation email, it will allow you to start booking!!
Greenware Memberships: Time restraints just went out the window! You can now book one or more hours as needed to work without getting charged by the hour! Greenware members get half a studio shelf space each month to store their work in progress. They can buy clay on site for $1/lbs. Studio glazes are at your disposal but have the option to bring in your own pre-approved glazes. Each month, kin firings up to a 5″ tall x 26″ wide x 13″ deep half circle shelf space is included! Options to add more work beyond your allotted kiln space is available. $65/mo (fees are automatically deducted monthly)
Leather-hard Memberships: Allow the freedom of working in a creative studio environment work on YOUR schedule! You can now book multiple working hours and not get charged by the hour! Leather-hard members get a full studio shelf space for works in progress. You can buy clay conveniently onsite for a discount. Studio glazes are available for your use but you can bring in your own pre-approved glazes. Each month, kiln firings include two 6″ tall x 26″ wide x 13″ deep half circle shelves! Depending on work size, members may get another shelf to fulfill their monthly kiln space. $125/mo (fees are automatically deducted monthly)
Bisque-ware Memberships: Want to spend more time working and getting to know more clay enthusiast? Garret Pendergrass Pottery provides a great place for you to join a culture of clay. You can now book unlimited time during studio hours and have the elbow space to grow! Bisque-ware members get two studio shelves to put their work, clay and tools! Kiln firings include four 6″ tall x 26″ wide x 13″ deep half circle shelves each month! $250/mo (fees are automatically deducted monthly)
Glaze-ware Memberships: Glaze-ware members get a key to the castle and unlimited times even during when the studio is closed to the public. This gives you total flexibility over your schedule. You get up to four studio shelfs to store work, clay and tools. Each month, you get an entire kiln load included with your membership!! If you enjoy unlimited flexibility and being around a community that will support you, this membership is made for you. $500/mo (fees are automatically deducted monthly)
Friends, Family, and Co-Workers
Want to host a small group of your personal friends, family, or a small office event? Send Garret Pendergrass Pottery a text at (817) 705-4685 or email at [email protected]. We can work together to find dates and times that work for you. This is a great excuse to get messy and bond with those in your life or have an experience your work crew will never forget!
Kiln rentals are here! You need a place to fire your work? We’ve got your back! We fire electric kilns to bisque firing temperatures from ^06-^04 and glaze temperatures to ^5/6. You can rent space from one piece to an entire kiln load. Firing fees vary from the amount of work you need to fire. We have one 6 cu ft kiln and two 10 cu ft kilns to choose from. Please know the brand and firing temperature of your clay and glaze when we talk. Text GPP at (817) 705-4685 or email at [email protected] to get details.