Membership

Artist Membership is offered to advanced ceramic artists only.

To qualify for membership you must have:

Several recent years of experience working with clay and glazing.
AND the ability to work independently.
AND have completed at least two eight-week sessions at CASI.

Members have exclusive Member Open Studio (MOS) time during designated periods. Members not taking a class, may not use the studio during class time or Student Open Studio (SOS) times. Use of the facilities for up to 20 hours each week, glazing and 4,800 cubic inches a session are included.  Measurements of all green-ware will be required before placing on the green ware shelf to be bisque fired.

Those interested in or recommended by their instructor for membership may apply via email Rima@casiceramics.com with the following:

  • First and last name.
  • Number of eight week sessions taken at CASI.
  • Instructor name(s) at CASI that recommended you.
  • Number of years of recent experience with clay.

Membership Information and Perks:

Membership sessions are 10 weeks long and occur five times a year. Membership session starts one week before students and continues one week after student session ends.

  • Members are granted 4800 cubic inches per session (vs 2800 for students) and will be measured.
  • Members receive a 15% discount on classes and workshops.
  • CASI clay and glaze policies remain; clay used and fired at CASI must be purchased from CASI. No outside clay, glazes or other materials can be used.
  • Members will have access to sell work in the front gallery at CASI.
  • Members will have a personal shelf.
  • Membership dues per session are $330 and will be auto-charged 30 days prior to the beginning of the next session.
  • Cancellation of membership must be in writing or email five business days prior to the auto-charge date for the next session.
    Refunds after the session has begun will only be considered if member has a personal hardship.

New applicants, and those that have cancelled but may want to return, will be added to the waiting list on a “first come, first served” basis.

For more information, please inquire at Rima@casiceramics.com, or call us at 661-260-2274.

Rules and Etiquette

As a member at CASI you have earned the privilege to use CASI Ceramic Artist’s Studio during special hours affording you to the space and tools to explore your work as a ceramic artist.  

Standard studio rules apply.

As always look for emails regarding more and updated information on membership.