Palo Alto Clay and Glass Festival 2017

  • Free admission!
  • Valet parking available at Art Center.
  • Artist demonstartions, 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.

Please click here to see our 2016 map and the full roster of artists.
Click here for press photos.


Booth 24: Dave Strock


Booth 127: Forrest Lesch-Middleton


Booth 14: Michael Hermann and Gina Lunn


Booth 61: Kala Stein


Booth 40: Susie Harper


Booth 46: Iver Hennig

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Booth 62 & 63: Booth Bruce Pizzichillo and Dari Gordon


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Booth 144: Sarah Gregory

Booth21: Nichbei Potters

Booth 21: Nichbei Potters




Booth 70: Doris Fischer-Colbrie


Booth 18: Barbara Prodaniuk



The Schedule

11:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday glass demo with Susie Harper
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Saturday raku demo with Joe Battiatio
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Saturday clay demo with Nichibei Pottery
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sunday clay demo with Pirjo Polari-Khan
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Sunday glass demo with Scott Graham