THIRD BRANCH POTTERY
STUDIO | SUPPLY | CLASSES | GALLERY | COMMUNITY
Standard | Mayco |Amaco | Mudtools
Xiem | Kemper | Elan Transfers
We have massively expanded our selection of pottery supplies! We are official distributors for Standard Clay, Mayco, Mudtools, and Xiem - and now AMACO, KEMPER AND ELAN TRANSFERS!
Retail Artisan Gallery Open W-Sa 10-4
Showcasing over 30 local artisan
Third Branch Pottery Supply is happy to display work from over 30 local artisans. From pottery to photography to paintings, we have something unique and interesting for everyone on your gift list - or something special just for you! And best yet - it is all handmade by an artisan local to Central Vermont!
6 WEEK ADULT WHEEL
Get your hands muddy and learn to throw
This class meets for 2.5 hours a week to explore throwing on the potter's wheel, allowing students to explore the creative process of clay. Each student receives one 25lb bag of clay and firing of all pieces created during the class. Tuition is $210/person.
3 WEEK ADULT WHEEL
Have fun exploring the throwing process
Our 3 week session is designed to give students a peek at the throwing process. This class meets for 1.5 hours for each class and gives a lot of support to the students. Tuition is $110 and includes materials and firings
After school and weekend pottery for school-aged children
Kid's studio offers a space for kids to explore creating with clay. Classes are typically offered in 4 week sessions and follow the local school calendar, but sometimes varies. Tuition is $100 with materials and firings included.
YOU & ME CLASSES
Make some pottery with a special person in your life
Get your hands dirty with a fun and interactive "You & Me" pottery class. This class is gear towards making memories with a special child in your life while exploring the clay process. Class runs for 30-45 minutes and usually results in the production 1-2 pieces. Pieces are finished and glazed by studio staff and available for pick-up about 2-3 weeks after the class. Offerings vary - please contact the studio for details. Tuition is $45 for one adult and one child | $15 extra for each additional person with the max of 4 people total.
Get one-on-one support to increase your skills
Private lessons are a great way to receive focused one-on-one support to improve your skills on the wheel or to see what throwing is all about before taking a class series. Tuition is $50/hr and includes 5lbs of clay. Additional clay can be purchased if desired and pieces can be finished by studio staff for $15/piece.
For potters with experience
Studio Memberships are for potters who have experience and need a space to create. Potters interested in a membership must apply by contacting Third Branch Pottery.
How We Got Here
We were founded in 2013 by Stephanie Tyler, and have been located in Randolph ever since. We moved to our studio to 15 North Main Street in 2022 to expand our community studio space and pottery supply store and add a retail gallery. Our studio is welcoming to and supports people of all ages who want to explore the world of clay in their own unique ways. Our mission is to create community around our passion for creating with clay. We offer workshops and classes in order to to inspire and enhance everyone’s creative spark and spirit. We love creating with clay and want to share our passion with you! Reach out to find out how we can help and support you!