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Established in 1995 to serve the needs of potters, schools, and clay programs in the regional area, Carolina Clay Connection is a full service supplier.   We carry most major brands of pottery equipment, (including kilns, potter’s wheels, slab rollers, pugmills, extrtuders and more), stock clays (Highwater, Standard and Laguna), chemicals, glazes, underglazes, tools, and books. We also have pottery and sculpture classes for adults.  We embrace an outreach program for local organizations such as the YMCA, Lifespan, Hospice, Second Harvest Food Bank, and the Urban Ministry Center, which includes work with the homeless population.

Below are just a few selections of potter's wheels. For the more complete version click on "potter's wheels" heading. Any shipping charges mentioned are for continental US only.  This site is just a sampling of what we offer. The retail store has even more selections, including many items in stock and ready for pickup. We do offer Gift Certificates in any amount at any time of the year. These can be done by telephone, call us at 704/376-7221.

We are conveniently located at 2132 Hawkins Street, Charlotte NC 28203 in the SouthEnd area just south of Uptown Charlotte, and convenient to I-77.   For map, see “Contact Us”

Our retail hours are:
  10:00 - 5:00 Monday - Thursday
10:00 - 3:00 Friday
10:00 - 2:00 Saturday

Closed for holidays:
Easter: Saturday and Monday
Memorial Day, Saturday and Monday
July 4th
Labor Day, Monday
Thanksgiving : closed Thursday & Friday, open Saturday
Christmas Holidays: closed the entire week: Dec. 24 thru Jan 1.

Check out our new online bookstore!

Beginner package includes:
Wheel: Your choice of : 
Shimpo VL LITE Potter's Wheel or
Creative Industries, Clay Boss Potter’s Wheel,
Call for shipping

:1818HE c/10 Olympic Kiln (inside dimensions 18" x 18"),
requires 30 amp breaker, specify voltage, phase.
Note, residential is 240 volts, single phase.   
$1150 with automatic controller
Furniture Package $ 170
Vent $395
Pottery Tool Kit:
Kemper Basic Throwing Tool Kit $16.95
“Thrown Pottery Techniques”, by M. Chappelhow $29.95
Video: "A Potter's Progress" with Denise Buckley $39.95
  Creative Industries 12" bat, $6.50 ea.
Call for any shipping costs 

Intermediate Package:
Wheel: Brent "C" w/splash pan
 Centers 75#
Retail $1245    Price $995

Kiln: Your choice of
L&L e23T c/10 (7 cu ft)  or
L&L e28S c/10 (7 cu ft),  specify voltage,  phase.
Note, residential is 240 volts, single phase.
Price $1999 
Furniture Package $295-365
Vent $425

Accessory Package:
Potter’s split leg apron, 
6 plastic Creative Industries 14" bats,
book:“Throwing Techniques” by Mary Chappelhow.
Price $79.95   
Call for shipping on any items 
Professional Package: 
Wheel: Shimpo VL Whisper
Sale Price $935

Options: Kilns: Your choice of
L&L e28T c/10 with controller,  
10.2 cu ft.
Price $2150
Furniture Package $495
Accessory Package:
Potter’s split leg apron,
6 bats 14" heavy duty black plasti-bats
Foam trimming bat
Price $88 
Call for shipping on any items 

2132 Hawkins Street Charlotte, NC 28203

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