Palo Alto Clay and Glass Festival 2017

  • Free admission!
  • Valet parking available at Art Center.
  • Artist demonstrations, see schedule.
  • Clay for Kids hands-on workshop for children.

The prestigious and popular 25th Annual Palo Alto Clay & Glass Festival hosts a fabulous, free, fun-filled two-day celebration of Clay and Glass Art on July 8-9, 2017, at the Palo Alto Art Center, 1313 Newell Road.

Featuring both fine and functional art, the Palo Alto Clay & Glass Festival is the largest show of its kind, with 150 juried artists displaying their work. Meet the artists and learn about their art. Enjoy a variety of engaging activities, including hands-on pottery-making and wheel-throwing demonstrations.

Click here for a 2017 Festival map.
Press information available here.

The Schedule

11:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday clay demo with Nichebi Potters
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Saturday Ikebana demo with Kathy Kegan Zhu
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Saturday raku demo with Iver Henning
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Saturday glass demo with Siobhan Hughes
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sunday glass demo with Susie Harper
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Sunday Ikebana demo with Kathy Kegan Zhu
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Sunday raku demo with Malia Landis
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Sunday handbuilt clay demo with Gerry Wallace