Gift Certificates Available HERE.

Cancellation & Refund Policy
Withdrawals and refunds – If Baker Creek Ceramics cancels a class students will receive a full refund. Students who withdraw two weeks or more prior to the first day of class will receive a full refund less a $20.00 processing fee. Students who withdraw fewer than two weeks prior to a class will not receive a refund.

Missed Classes – There are no discounts or refunds for missed classes.

Class Cancellation – All classes not meeting the minimum enrollment of 4 students one week prior to the start date may be cancelled. Baker Creek Ceramics will contact students in affected class and offer refunds or placement in an additional class.


Disruptive Behavior - Baker Creek has the right to remove a student from a class if the student's behavior is offensive or disruptive to the class. 


Enrolled Students Only - Class instruction is for students enrolled in the class ONLY, no guests or children please. 

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the above policies prior to registering for a class bakercreekceramics@gmail.com.

Private parties, $25 to $50 per person
Birthday parties, company team building, girl's night out, special occasions or just for fun! There are 8 clay projects you can choose to create with your friends, family or colleagues. The prices below include your clay, glazes and firing. Minimum of 4 people, call Deb at 360-393-5458 to plan your unique event!  Scheduling 90 days in advance is recommended. 

   Two hour party, 4-8 people-$30 per person/9-12 people-$25 per person

    Three hour party, 4-8 people-$40 per person/9-12 people-$35 per person

    Four hour party, 4-8 people -$50 per person/9-12 people-$45 per person

    Children's birthday projects ages 9-13, two hours, 4-8 children-$25,/9-12 children-$20 per person

    Private party throwing sessions are $65 per person for three hours, limit 10.

Sculpting & Handbuilding, Thursdays 9:30-noon, 5 weeks
Learn various techniques to express yourself in clay with our sculpting and handbuilding classes.  All levels welcome, ages 16 and up. Class minimum 4/maximum 12.

Thursdays - 9:30 am to noon

Creating in Clay 1 with Jennifer Yates, handbuilding and sculpting, 1/18/18 to 2/15/18, 12.5 hours, $165 - details HERE

Creating in Clay 2 with Jennifer Yates, handbuilding and sculpting, 3/1 to 3/29, 12.5 hours, $165 - details HERE

SAVE $30 - register for Creating in Clay Session 1 & 2 for only $300 - details HERE

Private instruction and tutorials are available, $75 per hour
Practice and improve specific areas and techniques through our private tutorial program. Work on wheel techniques, sculpting skills or surface resolutions during your private one-on-one session. Tutorials are one hour minimum and are scheduled afternoons or evenings depending on individual needs. Sessions must be paid for in advance. No cancellation refunds less than 3 days prior to scheduled session. 
To schedule your private tutorial, call 360-393-5458. 

Pottery Classes, Sculpting Classes & Workshops in Bellingham

Join Deb McCun and our Baker Creek instructors for our fantastic classes and workshops. Our sculpting, pottery and handbuilding classes are the best in Bellingham!


Dessert Boats - Altered Throwing Workshop with Deb Schwartzkopf 4/21 & 4/22

Join Seattle artist, Deb Schwartzkopf, for this fantastic workshop weekend! You will learn to alter thrown forms and assemble them into dessert boats. Class will meet 9 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Take your throwing to the next level with Deb Schwartzkopf! One bag of porcelain included in this class.  Bring your throwing tools and sack lunch. Basic throwing skills required. Class minimum 6/maximum 10. Ages 16 and up.  

$230 - details HERE


Throwing Basics, 6-8:30 pm, 4 weeks
Join the fun at Baker Creek for this introduction to Throwing on the Potter's Wheel. This class is for absolute beginners, ages 16 and up. Class minimum 4/maximum 10.

6:00 to 8:30 pm

Throwing Basics with Jennifer Yates, Tuesdays, 1/23 to 2/13, $130 - details HERE

Each student will receive 12 pounds of clay. Additional clay is available for purchase at $30 per bag. 

Throwing on the Potter's Wheel, Thursdays 6-9 pm, 6 weeks
Join the fun at Baker Creek for Beginning and Intermediate Throwing on the Potter's Wheel. This class is for students who are new to throwing on the potter's wheel or have had only a few months practice. Ages 16 and up. Material fee for clay is $30 per bag. Class minimum 4/maximum 10.

Thursday Throwing on the Potter's Wheel 1, 1/11/18 to 2/15 (18.5 hours) $195 - details HERE

Thursday Throwing on the Potter's Wheel 2, 3/1 to 4/5 (18.5 hours) $195 - details HERE
SAVE $40 - register for Thursday Throwing session 1 & 2 for only $350 - details HERE

Wednesday Throwing on the Potter's Wheel, 2/28 to 4/4 (18.5 hours) $195 - details HERE
Did you miss a class? Here are some video reviews for you:

VIDEO REVIEW: Centering the Clay
VIDEO REVIEW: Pulling a Cylinder
VIDEO REVIEW: Slow, step-by-step throwing a bowl


Baker Creek Ceramics offers:
Potter's Wheels
Slab Roller
5" Extruder
Gas and Electric Firings
Variety of Clays and Glazes
Clean Working Space


Clay Club - Independent Clay Projects, 1-4 pm, 4 Thursdays per month

If you've had previous classes at Baker Creek and just need to use our studio equipment to complete your clay project, this session is for you! There is NO INSTRUCTION, so you must be familiar with our studio and be able to work independently.

Thursdays, 1 to 4 pm

January - 1/4, 1/11, 1/18, 1/25 - $130/$120 (4 Thursdays)

February - 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22 -$130/$120 (4 Thursdays)

March - 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22 - $130/$120 (4 Thursdays)

April - 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26 - $130/$120 (4 Thursdays)

Throwing $130 per month -details HERE (limited to 4 people)

Sculpting $120 per month - details HERE (limited to 4 people)

Students purchase clay from Baker Creek/$30 per bag