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Kinnakeet Clay Studio & Showroom

40462 North End Rd, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-0101
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Good family fun!

Made my own mug and they mailed me the finished product. The class was monitored by a seasoned... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Jon V
unique and interesting

I had to really look for this place so keep your eyes peeled because it is not on the main drag... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Bluffton, South Carolina
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A treasure worth taking the time to discover, seek us out in Historic Avon Village (Kinnakeet). Enjoy our Out-of-Ordinary collection showcasing an impressive selection of local and regional pottery including that of artist/owner Antoinette Gaskins Mattingly. Find 'jar frogs', local wall art, home decor, ornaments, handmade gifts and jewelry. Browse our showroom featuring the work of 40+ artists, take a pottery or painting class in one of our two working studios, watch demonstrations and shop to your heart's content. Savor the experience of art and fine craft.
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40462 North End Rd, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-0101
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Made my own mug and they mailed me the finished product. The class was monitored by a seasoned artist and the group atmosphere was very nice.

Thank Jon V
KinnakeetClay, Owner at Kinnakeet Clay Studio & Showroom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Awesome! I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed the class and our fabulous instructors. Hope you will join us again in the future.

Reviewed 24 May 2017

I had to really look for this place so keep your eyes peeled because it is not on the main drag. But it is worth the extra effort to find it. Very unique pottery. Nice staff.

Thank khickey2017
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This was our first time in Avon and I had googled some attractions to check out while here. This one was my favorite by far. If you call ahead you can get the schedule for "make your own" projects that need a few days to...More

Thank ladylynnea
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

So many things to look at. The work of different artists gives you lots of choices. The quality of the pieces are exceptional. I met the owner and a couple of salespeople and they were so warm and welcoming. You won't be able to walk...More

1  Thank Wanda T
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop on your shopping list. They have have something for everyone on your gift list. I absolutely love their pottery both made in their studio and from other regional potters. They have locally made jewelry, paintings, and photography. And one of...More

Thank mimi_dezignz
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I had the opportunity to take a class at Kinnakeet clay. The instructor was extremely knowledgable, entertaining and patient. Each student got to make a cup or small serving dish out of pre made clay slabs and then decorate with a variety tools. The objects...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We went there as a group -- a women's retreat staying just up the road at Kite Club Hatteras (which is within walking distance). We had a blast designing and painting our Fairy Houses. Everything was explained well -- I'm a clay newbie and was...More

Thank imawriter32159
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I spent a week in the OBX with friends the last week in September 2016. Our adventures included a pottery class at Kinnakeet Clay. We took the bowl and mug class and had a blast. I knew nothing about pottery and only took the class...More

Thank Patty C
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Most of the shops are right on hwy 12, this one is slightly off of the main road, but worth it! Really not far to get to it, and lots of neat pottery! A good variety of items, from expected bowls, tumblers, etc, as well...More

Thank Nicole N
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here today..was hoping to score one of the cute mermaid mugs I had seen online..unfortunately they were sold out..however I did buy a cute turtle bowl for a coworker of mine who is absolutely going to love this piece!! Super...More

Thank Allison E
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27 July 2016|
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Response from KinnakeetClay | Property representative |
Hi there. Thanks for getting in touch. Yes! We still offer classes in November. We generally schedule two classes per week that time of year. Wednesday and Thursday are the days. We offer more classes during... More