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AMOCA Ceramics Studio is here to support your creativity!

With social distancing requirements, the Ceramics Studio has shifted its offerings by expanding the number of private and semi-private studio spaces. Until further notice – studio memberships, on-site classes, and workshops have been canceled or postponed. We hope to offer a limited number of digital classes soon. Below are the services that are currently available:

Studio Services

The studio is closed to the public. It is available to a limited number of people by appointment only. To make an appointment email studio@amoca.org or call 909.622.0464.

Appointment available for:

  • Drop off greenware
  • Look for bisqueware
  • Glaze bisque’d pieces

For those of you working at home, the following delivery services are available:

  • Greenware pick-up
  • Glaze delivery
  • Delivery of finished work

Purchase Clay

The following clay is currently available (at this time there are no House clays available). A limited delivery service is available.
We are also a distributor for Laguana Clay products. Contact us for a complete list of products.

  • BMix smooth
  • BMix with Grog
  • Soldate 60
  • Dark Brown
  • HBCA
  • Amador
  • JSRH
  • Buff Sculpture

Firing Services

Firing services are available. If you would like to rent a kiln, email studio@amoca.org or call 909.622.0464. At least 2-week notice is requested for kiln reservations.

Members: $0.03 per cubic inch • Non-Members: $0.05 per cubic inch
To calculate the cost to fire your work, simply measure H” x W” x D” and then multiply that number by the fee. Example: 5”x4”x4”=80 cubic inches x $.03 = $2.40

Per Piece Firing Fee (bisque or glaze)
By The Gas Kiln Load

Firing Fee does not include technician fee.

10 Cubic Foot Geil Gas Kiln
Full load of bisque (cone 06-cone 04) $65.00 Members • $125 Non-Members
Full load of glaze cone 10 = $100.00 Members • $175 Non-Members

20 Cubic Foot Geil Gas Kiln
Full load of bisque (cone 06-cone 04) $130.00 Members • $200 Non-Members
Full load of glaze cone 10 $200 Members • $300 Non-Members

40 Cubic Foot Geil Gas Kiln
Full load of bisque (cone 06-cone 04) $235.00 Members • $325 Non-Members
Full load of glaze cone 10 $385.00 Members • $450 Non-Members

Rules for firing

All artists must sign a firing services contract.
All gas kilns will be loaded, programmed, fired, and unloaded by staff.
Artists may participate, but will not load, program, fire, and unload gas kilns alone.
All gas kilns can fire cone 06, cone 5, and cone 10. Reduction or oxidation.
Electric kilns can fired to cone 06, cone 5, and cone 10. Oxidation only.
If you damage a shelf due to your glazing technique or the construction of your piece you are responsible for replacing with a new shelf.
If you damage a kiln you will be charged accordingly.

Support Studio Artists

Sponsor a resident artist for one month for a $300 donation. Sponsorship includes a 6′ x 6′ studio space and a clay stipend.

Contribute to our Studio Equipment Fund – any amount keeps our kilns, mixers, and other equipment running smoothly.

Please contact Heidi at hkreitchet@amoca.org or call 909-622-0464.


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301 N Garey Ave Pomona, CA 91767
909-622-0464 | studio@amoca.org
The Studio is open by appointment Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday

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