Oak Park, Ill.
Cost: Free admission, prices vary for classes
Hours: Gallery 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; Classes as scheduled
Features classrooms for ceramics (with gas, electric, Raku, wood and soda firing kilns), artists' studios, (semi-private and private), a fully equipped fabrication studio for silver and other metal working classes, multi-purpose/party rooms, and a gallery featuring top ceramic artists from around the country. They offer classes in ceramics (wheel throwing, hand building), silver jewelry, mosaics and basket making.