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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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Wonderful studio, super friendly people!

Have been visiting the studio since I discovered OBX for vacation 4 years ago. I finally got to... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Allentown, Pennsylvania
10 stars!

THIS IS A MUST STOP SHOP! I wish I could give them more stars. This is one of my favorite shops on... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Avon, North Carolina
via mobile
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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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“pottery class” (4 reviews)
“fairy houses” (4 reviews)
“the owner” (6 reviews)
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40462 North End Rd, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Have been visiting the studio since I discovered OBX for vacation 4 years ago. I finally got to take a class. So much fun! Love my fairy house, and my new fairy garden. Will certainly take another class next visit to OBX and Kinnakeet clay.

Thank yudit60
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

THIS IS A MUST STOP SHOP! I wish I could give them more stars. This is one of my favorite shops on the island. I just love the staff, they are always super friendly. They truly have something for everyone on your list. Not cheap...More

Thank mimi_dezignz
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Took a break from the beach and decided to take a Coastal Clay Art class with my sister-in-law and teenage niece. We were really impressed with the instructor and she gave us some great ideas for our wall hangings. We all had such a fun...More

Thank oibwed2011
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I attended the fairy house class with my 3 and 5 year olds. We had a wonderful time learning about clay and constructing our houses. They arrived quickly and are beautiful!

Thank 1pwdlady
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I stopped by to see the art for sale and viewed a group thoroughly enjoying their craft activity one afternoon. Lovely items and off the beaten path. Would recommend

Thank Marylandf00die
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 7 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 17 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 28 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
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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