Register for Classes and Workshops Call Ruth at (702) 685-7573

To Purchase Kline Crystal Slips and Glazes visit

Note: Amy Kline’s Crystal Glazes are available in Cone 8 Oxidation, Cone 10 Oxidation, and, (if you have a brick gas kiln) we have a crystal reduction cone 10 glaze that’s a beautiful crystal-chun glaze that looks great over Amy’s colored crystal slips.

Pottery West is Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week!

Pottery West studio during Tom Coleman's Workshop

Enjoy unlimited access to the pottery studio. Beth Bishop, Brian Ayriss are at the studio during the times listed below to get you signed up and a shelf space. Beginners are welcome. Come in and meet Beth and Brian. They will arrange a time to meet with you to get you started. The studio has central air conditioning and heating. There’s also a community fridge and microwave.

Fees for Memberships which includes unlimited Studio Time!!

1 month membership: $150.00

Clay: $25.00 for 25 lbs. which includes all of you firings and glazes. High-fire cone 10 gas reduction.

Meet with Beth or Brian to get started at the following times:

Mondays 12 noon-5:00 pm

Tuesdays 12:00 noon-5:00 pm

Wednesdays 12:00 noon-7:00 pm

Thursdays 12:00 noon-5:00 pm

Saturdays 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Workshops 2015:

Amy Kline High-fired Porcelain: New Crystal Slips and Glazes!! February 19th at California State College San Bernadino.

Tom Coleman All About Porcelain Cone 10 Reduction and Oxidation July 19-26th (full)

Tom Coleman All About Porcelain Cone 10 Reduction and Oxidation August 10-16th. Our new location for Tom’s workshops is Mission Hills Pottery in Henderson, NV 89002 

**Mission Hills Pottery is owned by Donna Potter and John Andruss. For more information about where they’re located and their facility visit their website at: Mission Hills Pottery

Special Note**

Check out the Geil Kilns ad in the  September 2012 issue of Ceramics Monthly featuring Pottery West and our Geil Kiln during our Shino Workshop with Tom Coleman.

A special thank you to Paul Geil, Tom Coleman and Kelly McLendon for making this possible. We loved the results we get when we fired our 27 cu. ft. Geil car-kiln.

Workshops 2013

Call Ruth Kline at #702-685-7573 to register for classes and workshops

Tom Coleman at Pottery West 2010


Tom Coleman All About Porcelain Workshop June 9-15th Click here for details

Lodging Limited on-site housing is available. And, The Santa Fe Hotel and Casino is close by. The next best place in The La Quinta Inn located on N. Tenaya Way (zip code 89149) Ruth will give you the contact info when you register for a workshop.

Workshop Participants will spend multiple days throwing and firing with Tom Coleman at Pottery West. Plan to bring bisque ware or ship it to us ahead of time. Bring any tools you are used to throwing and glazing with.

Daily Schedule Coffee is available in the pottery studio from 7:30 – 9:00 am. Workshops begin at 9:00 am. Spend the day in the air-conditioned pottery where we’ll be throwing, trimming, decorating and glazing with Tom. We work hands-on with Tom throughout the workshop. Lunches: Some people prefer to bring their lunch or go out for lunches. Glaze, load kilns, watch demos and throw. We wrap up the day around 4:00 pm each day. The pottery studio is open 24 hours so you’re welcome to continue working at your own pace.

Photo Special Our resident photographer, Kelly McLendon, is available to take professional images of your work while you participate in a workshop. Her rates are reasonable and she provides you with a CD of images to take home with you. For more information visit


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