Studio Rentals

Aspiring and advanced ceramicists seeking studio workspace are encouraged to become a Clay Studio of Missoula Studio Artist!

Community Space Rental

Our Studio Artist Rental Program is perfect for aspiring and advanced ceramicists seeking studio workspace.


The basic monthly access fee provides studio artists with 24/7 access, three 4' long shelves of storage space and use of community workspace, tools, and equipment. Additional costs apply for clay, materials, and firings.  

All of our renting community members (day use, monthly, and semi-private renters) must possess a current Clay Studio of Missoula annual membership. Find out more about membership here.

Interested in becoming a Community Studio Artist renter? Call or email us to set up an appointment and orientation!

Studio Artist Basic Monthly Rental Fee: $105.  

Additional shelves (up to 2 max): $10 per shelf, per month

Please contact us to inquire about availability! 

Semi-Private Studio Space

(Limited Availability- contact us to be added to the waitlist) 

Spaces are approximately 80 sq.ft. and include one shelving unit.
For the primary renter the monthly rental rate is $260 month-to-month.
The rate is $235/month with a minimum 6-month lease.
A one year lease further reduces the monthly rate to $210/month.

One additional person, a secondary studio artist, may share the individual work space for an additional fee of $105 per month (which covers their basic monthly access).

Day Use Rental

$15 per day for daytime access. Day use applies to members who want to come and use the wheels and space to create work in in classroom area, mix glazes, utilize our clay mixer, spray booth, or photo area.

Does not include space to store supplies and work.


If you are interested in taking advantage of day-use access at this time, we ask that you contact the studio via email or phone to make a day-use appointment. You will be able to access the classroom during open hours while a class is not in session. Please email or call 406-543-0509 to schedule your time.


You can now purchase your $15 day-use session online, or pay a staff member when you arrive for your appointment.

Code of Conduct

It is important to us at The Clay Studio of Missoula to provide a safe working environment for all our students and members. Please review our Code of Conduct, and report any unsafe situation to a staff member. We reserve the right to refuse service and access to anyone who is in violation of our Code of Conduct. 

1106 Hawthorne St.

Missoula, MT 59802


Public Hours: M-F 12-5pm 

By appointment M-F 10am-12pm
(must schedule appt at least 24 hr in advance)

Closed Sept 7 for Labor Day

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