Pottery Sessions & Socials

The COMO's pottery studio is located right in the COMO Main Building at 28 Cutler Street. 

Sip ‘n’ Spin

Come join us for a fun night out at the COMO Pottery Studio! We will be hosting Sip ‘n’ Spin socials on both the first and third Friday of every month. Bring your favorite wine or brew and sip through a professional wheel throwing demo. Small snacks will also be provided. Then be instructed how to throw your own creation on the pottery wheel or by handbuilding. Clay and firing for one piece is included. Creations will be fired and glazed by instructor and can be picked up two weeks later. Taught by Victoria Schmidlapp. Ages 21+. First and third Friday of each month unless otherwise noted. There is an eight-person max for the Sip ‘n’ Spin socials.

Dates & Times: Dec. 21; Jan. 4, 18; Feb. 1, 15; March 1, 15; April 5, 19; May 3, 24; June 7, 21; July 12, 19; Aug. 2, 16; Sept. 20; November 15 | 6-8 p.m.

Member Price: $35 per session

Non-member Price: $45 per session

Host Your Own Party

Share a birthday or host some friends at the COMO pottery studio! Call the front office to schedule a private session with our pottery instructor for you and your guests. This opportunity is available to small groups of four to eight people. Please call the COMO front office at 860.535.2476 for more details and pricing. 

Bench time

For $10/hour you will be able to work in the studio, at your own pace, continuing projects from class and sharpening your pottery techniques! Bench time can be purchased at the COMO main office, online, or in the studio. Bench Time is available for enrolled students. Call the COMO front office at 860.535.2476 for available times. 


COMO credit will be granted, minus a nonrefundable 20% fee, when written notice of withdrawal is submitted two weeks prior to the program start date. A full refund will be granted if a program is canceled by the COMO.