Clay Owen Studios

Center for lost art forms!

Our Location


We have two locations and don't want students to be confused as to where to go for class. Painting, stained glass, and children's classes are held at our gift shop at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F or the Northern Lights Village. This space is pictured to the left  Students can walk in to glaze pottery they have made at our warehouse location at our gift shop location anytime we are open as long as the studio has notified them it is ready for pick up. Our gift shop is also stoked with handmade ceramics students can walk in to paint. This location is open Noon to Eight Tuesday to Saturday.  

If you are coming to our warehouse to do wheel thrown pottery we are in for walk in studio hours from 4pm to 8pm Tuesday to Friday. If you are in need of a lesson you will need to schedule and can do so on our wheel thrown pottery page. Our warehouse is located at 7721 Schoon Street Unit 2 Anchorage Ak 99517. This location is pictured to the right. Please park on the left hand side of the building along the fence and come through the back warehouse door. 

Alaska Native Medical Center - Pottery Group
Tuesday April 2nd
from 7:30 to 9:30

This group will meet at our warehouse 7721 Schoon Street on April 2nd from 7:30pm to 9:30pm.  The class is open to twelve members of class, six will be taking wheel thrown pottery and six will be hand building. This class includes two projects, one is a spare in case one project does not survive the firing process. We do let students know that cracking or breaking in the kiln can happen and is just part of the pottery process. If you have any questions before class feel free to give us a call. When signing up below please make sure we have accurate contact information so we can contact you. If you are not part of the group listed above please contact us about sign up for another open class. 
Onsite Pottery Workshiop
Alaska Native Medical Center
May 6th

We will be coming to you this time! I will be bringing a slab roller, molds, and texture stamps. Students can pick a number of small project ideas we will bring with us from clay jewelry, to small vessels and ornaments. To sing up please register below. This is so that we have everyone's information so we can keep track of your projects. Since we are on a limited time schedule we will be glazing items for students. Here is our color chart so you can keep your color choice in mind. If you have any questions about class please feel free to give us a call. 

Kids Cup Painting Class

Saturday April 6th 

from Noon to 2pm 


 Come in and glaze the perfect size cup for small little hands. This simple cute designs are perfect for painting for ages 6 to 100. Come choose between five different designs unicorns, dinosaurs, rocket ships, crowns, and puppies. This class is $25 per person with cup, firing, glaze, and studio time. This class will be held at our Northern Lights location at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F Anchorage Ak 99503. To sign up purchase class below. Once the class is purchased we can not refund or reschedule as we must keep our class full. Parents must stay with children for the duration of class. If you have any questions please call the studio at 907-343-9551. Our site only allows one sign up at a time, if you need to sign up multiple students please send us a message and we can help. 


Stained Glass Sea Turtle Class

Saturday April 6th 

from 2pm to 6pm 


Students must be sixteen years of age or older to participate in this event. Those who are  pregnant must not participate as these materials contain lead. Students can choose colors from a wide selection of glass in the studio. The studio will provide mask, gloves, and safety goggles which must be worn at all times. Once this class is purchased it can not be rescheduled. You may send someone in your place if you can not make it but must notify us of the change 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. This class is $65 per person with supplies.


Stained Glass Whale Class

Friday April 5th

from 6pm to 9pm 


Come to our Northern Lights location at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F. Students must be sixteen years of age or older to participate in this event. Those who are pregnant must not participate as these materials contain lead. Students can choose colors from a wide selection of glass in the studio. The studio will provide mask, gloves, and safety goggles which must be worn at all times. Once this class is purchased it can not be rescheduled. You may send someone in your place if you can not make it but must notify us of the change 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. This class is $65 per person with supplies.


Glaze a Whale Mug

Saturday April 6th

from 6pm to 9pm 


Come on in and paint a whale mug. This class is recommended for adults. This class will be held at our Northern Lights location at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F Anchorage Ak 99503. We have a variety of food safe, non toxic glazes available. To sign up please purchase the class below, you will receive a confirmation email shortly after. We can not refund a purchased class or reschedule once it is purchased as we have to keep our classes full. If you need to send someone in your place please let us know 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. The site will only allow one person to sign up at a time, if you need to schedule a large group please send us a facebook message or email with your contact information. 

Stained Glass Bear Class

Sunday April 7th 

from 2pm to 6pm 


Students must be sixteen years of age or older to participate in this event. Those who are pregnant must not participate as these materials contain lead. Students can choose colors from a wide selection of glass in the studio. The studio will provide mask, gloves, and safety goggles which must be worn at all times. Once this class is purchased it can not be rescheduled. You may send someone in your place if you can not make it but must notify us of the change 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. This class is $65 per person with supplies.

Glaze A Raven Plate

Sunday April 7th

from 6pm to 9pm 


Come on in to glaze these dishwasher and microwave safe items. These plates are roughly 7 inches in circumference. These designs are hand drawn and carved into the plate. Students will be given the choice of 30 different colors to glaze. Items will be kept at the studio for firing. Items will take one to two weeks to fire, as we can not fire the kiln unless it is full. Once these items are fired students will get a call and can come pick up their items anytime the store is open Noon to Eight Tuesday to Saturday. This class will be held at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F Anchorage Ak 99503. Feel free to BYOB. Please note that flat items do have a higher likelihood of warping in the kiln. The studio can not refund students if these plates are not completely flat after firing but we will try our best to keep this from happening. 


A second date if offered for Saturday April 13th at Noon if you can not make the above date. 

Paint a Raven Mug Class
Friday April 12th
from 6pm to 9pm 

Come on in and paint a raven mug. This class is recommended for adults. This class will be held at our Northern Lights location at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F Anchorage Ak 99503. We have a variety of food safe, non toxic glazes available. To sign up please purchase the class below, you will receive a confirmation email shortly after. We can not refund a purchased class or reschedule once it is purchased as we have to keep our classes full. If you need to send someone in your place please let us know 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. The site will only allow one person to sign up at a time, if you need to schedule a large group please send us a facebook message or email with your contact information. 


Paint a Baby Sea Turtle Mug

Saturday April 13th

from 6pm to 9pm 


Come on in and paint a raven mug. This class is recommended for adults. This class will be held at our Northern Lights location at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F Anchorage Ak 99503. We have a variety of food safe, non toxic glazes available. To sign up please purchase the class below, you will receive a confirmation email shortly after. We can not refund a purchased class or reschedule once it is purchased as we have to keep our classes full. If you need to send someone in your place please let us know 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. The site will only allow one person to sign up at a time, if you need to schedule a large group please send us a facebook message or email with your contact information. 


Pick Your Pattern Soldotna

Saturday April 13th from 

5pm to 8pm


Come on out to Artzy Junkin in Soldotna and pick your own pattern. I have had many students interested in different patterns so this time I am letting students pick their own. We only have room for 8 students so seating is limited. The studio will be brining out a selection of glass colors to choose from. This is a beginner friendly class. The patterns to choose from are pictures below. If you have any questions please let us know 907-343-9551. To reserve your spot in class please purchase below. We can not refund or reschedule once class is purchased as we drive out from Anchorage and have to be sure the class stays full. In the event you can not make it you may send a friend to take your place however you must let us know in advance. This class is for those 16 years of age or older, you must not be pregnant while taking this class.  We will be featuring the Poppy, the Sea Turtle, and the Elephant for this class. All patterns Soldotna students have expressed interest in. 


Paint a Unicorn Cup for Kids- Soldotna

Sunday April 14th at Noon 


Come on down and pick up a mini sized unicorn cup, we will also have dinosaur cups, rockets, crowns, and other kid friendly designs that are easy to paint. These cups will be microwave and dishwasher safe. To sign up please check up below. This class is for ages 6 and up. Parents must be present during class, we will be bringing a variety of adult mugs as well if parents to choose to join in the fun. This class is $25 per student with cup, glaze, and firing. Items will have to be taken to our studio to fire and should be returned one to two weeks after class. If you have any questions please call us at anytime. 907-343-9551.


Sunday Narwhal Mug Class Soldotna

Sunday April 14th 

from Noon to 2pm


Come on down to Artzy Junkin to paint a narwhal mug.  We have a variety of food safe, non toxic glazes available. To sign up please purchase the class below, you will receive a confirmation email shortly after. We can not refund a purchased class or reschedule once it is purchased as we have to keep our classes full. If you need to send someone in your place please let us know 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. The site will only allow one person to sign up at a time, if you need to schedule a large group please send us a facebook message or email with your contact information. To sign up please purchase the class below.  We will also be brining a variety of other styles of mugs in case students would like to glaze a second mug or bowl. If you have a request for a mug style you like and want to paint that we carry please send us an email so we can be sure to bring it out for you. 



Stained Glass Fishing Boat- Soldotna

Sunday April 14th

from 2pm to 6pm 


Come on down to Artzy Junkin to make a cute little fishing boat. This pattern was designed by me and is  great easy way to make stained glass. I will be bringing down a variety of glass colors for students to choose from. This class if for ages 16 and up. Those who are pregnant can not participate due to the nature of the materials we use. To sign up please sign up below. Once this class is booked it can not be moved or rescheduled as we come out to Soldotna based on class attendance. 


Glaze a Llama Mug

South Restaurant and Coffee House

Wednesday April 17th at 6:30


Come on down to South to paint a llama mug! These mugs are 18oz. This tall skinny design features a cute little llama and mandala designs. We will have over 20 colors of glaze for students to choose from. Once these items are glazed they will have to be taken to our warehouse to be fired.  These items are wheel thrown, hand sculpted, and hand carved. After they are fired students will be called to pick them up at our Northern Lights store anytime we are open Tuesday to Saturday from Noon to Eight. Once spots in class are purchased we can not refund or reschedule as we hold your spot in class. If you can not make it to class you may send another student in your place but must let the studio know 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions regarding class please call 907-343-9551. These items will be microwave and dishwasher same once they are fired. Firing time can take one to two weeks. 

Stained Glass Fishing Boat Class- Anchorage

Saturday April 20th

from Noon to 4pm 


Come to our Northern Lights location at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F. Students must be sixteen years of age or older to participate in this event. Those who are pregnant must not participate as these materials contain lead. Students can choose colors from a wide selection of glass in the studio. The studio will provide mask, gloves, and safety goggles which must be worn at all times. Once this class is purchased it can not be rescheduled. You may send someone in your place if you can not make it but must notify us of the change 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please call 907-343-9551. This class is $65 per person with supplies.

Paint a Pipe Mug

Saturday April 20th

from 6pm to 9pm 


Come on down for this special 4/20 class. This class will be held at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F. Once you sign up you will receive a confirmation email with directions to the studio. If this type of class is not your thing we understand, you don't have to come but my studio supports classes that cater to all interests in our community. This mug has two functions, is machine washable, and microwave safe. You will have 20 to 30 glaze colors to choose from when painting your mug. You can paint your own design. These are stoneware clay and are quite durable. To sig up go to the April page of our website. You must be 21 years of age or older to attend this class. This class is $65 with mug, firing, and glazing. Students can pick up their items once they are fired, one to two weeks after class. If you have any questions before class please call 907-343-9551.

Stained Glass Farm Truck Class

Sunday April 21st 

from 3pm to 6pm 


Come on down to Whimsy's in Palmer to make this cute little truck. This class will be from 4pm to 8pm on Sunday April 21st. Students will be able to pick through a variety of glass colors. This is a beginners friendly class. We will be keeping it small so that students can get plenty of help with cutting out their pieces. After pieces are cut we will grind, foil our pieces, and solder. Those who participant must be sixteen years of age or older and must not be pregnant. Please be sure to bring a long sleeved shirt and slow toed shoes. To sign up please go to the April page of our website. Students must purchase the class to reserve their space. The glass is $75 with supplies included. If you have any questions please feel free to call us at 907-343-9551. Once this class is purchased we can not refund or reschedule as we will be making the trip from Anchorage to teach the class and hold your spot in class. If you need to send someone in your place you must let the studio know 48 hours in advance.

The address of the class is 642 S Alaska St, Palmer, AK 99645.



Treasure Windows

Saturday April 27th

from 6pm to 9pm 


Come in and arrange your treasures. We provide the frames, the resin, and a collection of shells, glass,  marbles, etc. We do highly recommend students bring in their own items like drift wood, buttons, and beads. We will be arranging our art pieces into a sized frame and the studio will be pouring the resin to make this arrangement permanent. Price for class is based on size of frame you will be decorating. I have made a series of clay mermaids, octopus, seahorses, anchors, and other nautical nonsense to use as flat tiles to decorate your piece. If you have questions regarding this class please do let us know before signing up. Once this class is purchased we can not refund or reschedule as we have to keep these classes full.  To sign up please do so below. 


5"x7" Frame ($45)
8"x10" Frame ($65)

11"x14" ($75)

Fused Glass Birch Tree Tile

Sunday April 28th 

from Noon to 2pm 


Come on in to try your hand at FUSED GLASS! We are so excited to offer these classes. This plate is 7inx 5in. We will be using CO90 bullseye glass of different colors and types to create this colorful project. Students will construct their projects and will leave them with the studio to be fired. Projects will take one to two weeks to finish firing and can be picked up at our Northern Lights store during regular business hours. This class is for ages 12 and up. The cost of this class is $75 per person. Fused glass supplies are very expensive, please keep this in mind during class. We must conserve our supplies in order to be able to continue teaching classes. 

Fused Glass Plate Class

Sunday April 28th

from 3pm to 6pm 


Come in to our Northern Lights studio and design your own 5 in x 5in plate. We will have a variety of fused glass colors and tools to make a cool plate design. Your plate will have to be fired at the studio and will be ready for pick up during normal business hours one to two weeks after class. This class is $45 per person with supplies for one plate. If you have any questions before booking feel free to call us at 907-343-9551. To sign up please purchase the class below. Firing just as with pottery can be tricky and imperfection may occur. By taking this class you are acknowledging that art can have different results than expected. We will do our best to insure that projects come out as planned but much of the firing process is out of our control. 


Octopus Plate Painting Class

Sunday April 28th

from 2pm to 4pm 



Come on in to glaze these dishwasher and microwave safe items. These plates are roughly 7 inches in circumference. These designs are hand drawn and carved into the plate. Students will be given the choice of 30 different colors to glaze. Items will be kept at the studio for firing. Items will take one to two weeks to fire, as we can not fire the kiln unless it is full. Once these items are fired students will get a call and can come pick up their items anytime the store is open Noon to Eight Tuesday to Saturday. This class will be held at 1441 West Northern Lights Unit F Anchorage Ak 99503. Feel free to BYOB. Please note that flat items do have a higher likelihood of warping in the kiln. The studio can not refund students if these plates are not completely flat after firing but we will try our best to keep this from happening.