Materials and Services

Mesa Arts Center's Art Studios programs offers several options for continuing your glass and ceramic projects at home, including clay and porcelain materials for purchase and firing services by appointment. 

 

When picking up materials or dropping off projects for firing services, please wear a mask for your safety and the safety of Mesa Arts Center staff. 

 

Clay & Supplies 

 

Inventory is limited and changes daily. Please contact Jesse Armstrong (Jesse.Armstrong@mesaartscenter.com)  to inquire about clay stock inventory/availability and to arrange an appointment to pickup. Clay can be picked up by appointment on Mondays and Thursdays from 11 am - 2 pm.

 

BUY: Ceramic Tool Kit - $15

 

BUY: Clay $15

Cone 10 clays:

  • Soldate 60
  • WSO
  • Amador
  • B-MIx
  • B-Mix with sand
  • Black Mountain

 

Cone 6 Clays:

  • B3 Brown
  • Speckled Buff
  • Bmix Red

 

BUY: Porcelain $25

  • Nara Porcelain (cone 6) 
  • Coleman Porcelain (cone 10)

 

BUY: Mesa Mud $10

Mesa Mud is reclaimed studio clay made from a variety of different clay bodies. Both cone 6 and cone 10 varieties available. Students are advised to check to make sure it is in stock before purchase.

Cone 6 & 10

 

Basic pottery tool kit available for purchase


Firing Services

 

Clay

Cone 06 bisque and cone 6 glaze firings: $34.50 per half cubic foot (approximately 12" x 12" x 6")

 

How it Works

Please contact Jesse Armstrong (Jesse.Armstrong@mesaartscenter.com) to arrange an appointment and determine the size of kiln firing needed for your ceramic items. 

 

1/2 cubic foot of space = 1 qty firing fee of $34.50

 

Pickups and drop-offs will be available on Mondays and Thursdays from 11 am - 2 pm by appointment only.

 

Glass

Mesa Arts Center Glass Studio is offering kiln rental services for Glass fusing/slumping. Space is limited and on a first come first serve basis. Studio personnel to program kiln schedules per student request (Full, Tack or Slump). Kiln paper included, select molds available for additional cost.

 

$25 for 20 x 20

$5 for mold rental

 

How it Works

To make an appointment, contact Troy Moody (Troy.Moody@mesaartscenter.com) to schedule a time for artwork drop-off and pick-up on Tuesdays between 1 - 3 pm.