Contemporary Ceramic Studios Association | Paint Your Own Pottery

The Contemporary Ceramic Studios Association (CCSA) is a not-for-profit trade association serving the needs of ceramic and paint your own pottery studios and suppliers around the world. The Mission of the CCSA is to promote creativity and excitement about our industry and be a resource for our members.

Whether you're a seasoned studio owner or someone who is thinking about opening their own Paint Your Own Pottery studio, this is the place to be.

Search for a Studio


Find a studio near you!  CCSA members span the globe. There's sure to be a studio in your area.  Fun for the whole family, celebrations or to make a one of a kind gift for a special person, our studios can help you have a memorable moment with a memento to keep!

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Convention Main Page

Join us for 4 days of learning, inspiration, education, networking, shopping, ideas, techniques, new merchandise, trends, friends, fun, food and more. 

Open Your Own PYOP

The CCSA is the starting point for many that are considering opening their own Paint Your Own Pottery (PYOP) business. Membership to the CCSA allows you to access our complete online library of marketing tools, forms, networking with current owners and suppliers and much, much more. Are you ready to explore the possibilities of opening your own studio?