Maze Studios

Gold Studio Membership

£150 per month
(1 months refundable deposit + 2 months commitment)

Gold studio memberships are for artists with previous experience in ceramics who can work independently and would like to have more time and space to focus on their creative development. A Gold studio membership provides full-time access to our extensive workshop facilities as well as an allocated cubicle space.

What’s included: -

  • An allocated studio space (incl. table)
  • 24/7 access
  • Access to all Gold Studio Membership workshop facilities incl: electric potter’s wheels, Bernard Leach traditional Kick wheel, slab roller, wall mounted clay extruder, fully-equipped glaze room, plaster room and lathes
  • Allotted storage incl. a whole shelving unit, an extra shelf for clay, raw glaze materials storage plus outside space for clay reclaim
  • Health & Safety inductions for each workshop area
  • Access to 1:1 tuition (charged separately)
  • Kiln firing service at discounted in-house prices
  • A large communal tablespace area
  • Access to amenities incl. sinks, toilets, kitchen facilities and electric sockets
  • Free WIFI
  • Materials shop for new or reduced price reclaimed clay, brush on glazes and decorating slips
  • Teaching opportunities
  • Wheelchair access via a ramp (please contact us relating to accessibility)
  • Free off-street parking
  • Area for locking bicycles
  • Located in a secure gated trading estate
  • 0.3 Miles to Lawrence Hill Train Station
  • Approx. 1.5 Miles to city centre

Please note: Maze Studios aim is to provide an affordable development space specifically for makers to explore and learn new skills. Maze Studios does not support individual commercial ventures dependent on deadlines or sales volumes.

How to apply for Gold studio membership:

  1. Follow the link to apply. Please fill in and return the few introductory questions, including up to five photos of your work.
  2. Once we receive your email we will then contact you to arrange a studio visit.
  3. After your studio visit we will contact you regarding availability of a studio space.
The studios do not operate a waiting list. Studio membership spaces are offered subjectively to create an overall balanced level of artist experience and artistic direction within the studios. Information will be sent out when studio spaces become available.

Gold membership can start at any time of the month. We will arrange a date with you for a studio induction.

Features Gold
Day Spaces
open access
£20 4hrs
Studio space and stor age. Dedicated studio space with table and large shelving. Allocated table space. Dedicated shelving. Allocated table space. Dedicated shelving.
Extra Storage
  • Weekend access
  • Full weekly access
  • 15hrs per week 4hr session
    Booking required
  • Studio induction
  • Kiln firing service
  • Kiln firing tuition
  • Free WIFI
  • Glaze room access & storage
  • Potters wheels
  • Plaster room access
  • Materials delivery
  • Drying cupboard
  • Discounted firings