About

Modern Clay is a studio project run by Mark Essen it provides a studio facility for the production of ceramics.

It is accessible for artists and encouraged that the studio is available to be used by local community groups, artist educational projects and charitable groups.

The studio is a resource for artists to produce their own work while developing a new programme of artistic opportunities for West Midlands artists. If offers support for community groups and is part of developing a new programme of artistic opportunities for West Midlands artists.

The studio

12x 120cm square 90cm high workbenches
kick wheel
Wall mounted clay extruder
Plaster mold & glaze making area
Various clay modelling tools
Reference library
Skutt 1227 kiln

A small stock of clay can be brought from the studio.
£10 for 12.5 kg bag potclays
Oxidising St Thomas
Buff Body (school clay)
Coarse Raku

Consumables are to be brought in by the users

 

For further information and bookings or to volunteer in exchange for studio time please get in touch