Ceramic Artist Studio, Inc. or CASI, is an educational artist studio focused on ceramic arts. We are located in Old Town Newhall, the Arts & Entertainment district of the City of Santa Clarita. CASI offers over 2,300 square feet of brightly lit, climate controlled creative workspace with plenty of communal and personal shelf space. There is always a staff member on site to answer questions. Weekly kiln firings assure quick turnaround time for bisque and glazed pieces.
CASI ceramics class sessions are facilitated by seasoned ceramic artists who are a wealth of information to all proficiency levels. Class sessions begin five times a year and run for eight weeks. Classes meet once a week for up to three hours depending on which class you participate in. CASI boasts high quality equipment such as new Bailey pottery wheels, slab roller, extruder, pug mill, heavy duty workbenches, artist shelving, lockers, Geil gas and electric kilns, plus a wide variety of Aardvarks stoneware and porcelain clays and glazes are available. We offer gas, high-fire (cone 10) reduction glaze firings which ensures pottery and ceramic art is fully vitrified, as hard and durable as possible. Most ceramic pieces created at CASI are dishwasher, oven, microwave and food safe
CASI offers Artist Memberships. CASI Members are seasoned potters who need studio and kiln space affording them the space to create, explore and develop their talents. Click Membership tab above to learn more about CASI Membership.
CASI also has a gallery space for ceramic sales and holiday boutiques. Clay and tools are available for purchase in the office.