Please call 412-741-4405 to arrange rental of the metalsmithing and ceramic studios. We are not currently accepting online requests. Our rentals are by the hour and cost per person $15.00. Payment will be at the front desk when you leave. Up to 2 people may rent the space at one time.
This calendar is for reserving a rental spot in the Ceramics and Metalsmithing room. Our rentals are by the hour and cost per person $15.00. Payment will be at the building. Up to 2 people may rent the space at one time. Every person in the room for rental must register. It is a requirement that renters have previously taken a class at Sweetwater in their chosen studio within the last 3 years. we will be making slots available 1 to 2 weeks in advance. To view availability, select which rental calendar you wish to view and select the day and time you wish to rent. If you cannot click the time option on a specific day, then it is unavailable. To sign up for more than one hour, refresh your page after confirmation. Then you will be able to reserve your next hour. To see new ceramic room policies & procedures, click here: https://sweetwaterartcenter.org/reopening/ Ceramic studio renters may purchase clay in increments of 25 lb. blocks for $45 (includes glazing & firing fee). Please review the Ceramic Studio Policies for COVID-19 Safety at the bottom of this page before your rental day.
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Sweetwater Ceramics Studio Policies for COVID-19 Safety
ONLY ON PERSON AT A SINK AT A TIME
Please announce to the room you are going to the sink before getting up.
Communication with your classmates is key to keeping social distancing.
WASH YOUR HANDS
DO NOT TOUCH YOUR FACE
WEAR YOUR MASK
STAY 6 FEET AWAY FROM INSTRUCTOR AND CLASSMATES
THE STUDIO WILL BE DISINFECTED BETWEEN CLASSES AND RENTALS.
When an item is ready to be fired place it on the appropriate shelf in the kiln room. DO NOT touch or move any other pieces on these shelves.
The bottoms of your work must have: Your name AND your class code!
As Always Please Keep the Studio Clean:
Sweetwater tools and equipment:
Please clean up after yourself. Stay safe for yourself and others!
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