Jill Hinckley teaches throwing a large bowl

New classes & workshops . . .

Our studio offers some wonderful options for adults who are looking for a little summertime clay fun.

• A new 10-class handbuilding session begins June 10. Open to all skill levels, it meets on Sunday evenings. Click here for more information and to register online.

• Our hands-on wheel intensives resume on May 24 with a series of three workshops focused on cylinders, choking and bottles. Click here for details and to register for one or all three workshops.

More about handbuilding classes & hands-on wheel intensives

A young potter throwing.

Camp Mud registration now open!

A great introduction to working with clay for budding potters and clay artists aged 9 to 14, these week-long camps give students a solid grounding in pottery fundamentals both wheel and hand building skills.

• Camp Mud is offered for five weeks in morning, afternoon or full day sessions that begin June 25 and run through July 27.

• Click the link below for details and to register online.


Jill Hinckley teaching a class

Take a class

Get your hands in clay, meet interesting people and share the magic of turning mud into functional objects. We offer instruction for all skill levels. Wheel classes are offered seven days a week.

• Not sure the potter's wheel is for you? Find out in a one-time Try It! class. Click here for details and to register online.

• A limited number of memberships for independent studio access are available.

Jill Hinckley teaching a class

Our online shop is coming soon!

Hinckley Pottery is moving further into the digital age. Jill Hinckley's functional porcelain and stoneware pottery will soon be available for purchase on our website. We'll announce the launch soon. These porcelain pieces are among our first offerings. If you don't want to wait, visit our showroom on Blues Alley or check out Teaism in Washington DC.