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Become part of a thriving clay community!

Drop-in  to our pre-booked unsupervised sessions, or become a studio member for unlimited access.



Drop-in sessions are three hours long and available every day of the week 9am-9pm (with a few exceptions). They can be purchased as a bundle and are most suitable for hobby potters looking for a flexible space to practice their craft, without the commitment of a monthly membership.

Drop-in Benefits:

3hr Sessions available every day.

Unlimited clay, tools, slips, and glazes.

Fire one piece per session or purchase additional pieces at £5-£20 depending on size. 

Bundles last for ONE year after purchase.

Discount on Clay Morning and Clay Afternoon if booked as a drop-in session using your plan.

Starting at £28 per session.

Unlimited monthly memberships are for potters interested in accessing the studio for variable amounts of time and creating a larger body of work.


Membership Benefits:

 24/7 studio access (with a few exceptions):

Members can attend any time during scheduled drop-in sessions or outside of studio hours.

Dedicated storage cubby.

Wide assortment of tools, slips, glazes.

Purchase clay (£29/bag) and fire unlimited pieces.

Discounts on all sessions and events. 

£240/month (2 month minimum commitment) + £20 refundable fob deposit.

Why choose Dalston Clay

  • Affordable and excellent value.

  • We have electric wheels, handbuilding workstations, banding wheels, a slab roller, an extruder, and an extensive variety of throwing, trimming and sculpting tools available for your use (and aprons too.)

  • Paint your pottery during the session with coloured slips and we'll glaze it for you!

  • Climate-controlled and cosy studio with lots of natural light.

  • Convenient and vibrant East London location close to Dalston overground stations.

  • Free tea, great playlists and relaxed friendly community vibe


Drop-In sessions and memberships are offered to ceramic enthusiasts pending the following requirements. 

  • Have completed at least one of the following options:

    • A five-week course at Dalston Clay​.

    • Two tasters or Clay Days + Glazing Tutorial+ our studio induction.

    • Long-form classes at any other studio + our studio induction.

  • Have digitally signed the studio liability form which is automatically sent when you book any other sessions.  Signing this will cover you for the Drop-In sessions.  

  • You feel confident working without one to one instruction and potentially working on your own in the studio if no-one is present.


  • A 15 min Studio Induction is required before booking Drop-In sessions

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  • 3 Drop-In Bundle Deal + 3 Fired Items

    3 x 3-hour Drop-In Sessions (3 fired pieces included)
    Valid for one year
  • 5 Drop-In Bundle Deal+ 5 Fired Items

    Get 5 x 3hr Drop-In Sessions (5 fired pieces included)
    Valid for one year
  • Best Value

    10 Drop-In Bundle Deal + 10 Fired Items

    Get 10 x 3hr Drop-In Sessions (10 fired pieces included)
    Valid for one year
  • Unlimited Membership

    Every month
    +£20 Refundable fob deposit
    Get unlimited access to the studio and fire as many pieces as you like!
    Valid for 2 months

Already a member? Click below to book your Drop-In session or check studio availability.

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