Baltimore Clayworks Set to Reopen in October

Baltimore Clayworks, which closed this past summer, is scheduled to reopen soon under a new leadership team that hopes to maintain the home-away-from-home atmosphere that customers and artists alike cherished at the ceramics arts center. The 37-year-old Mount Washington-based nonprofit suspended operations in July and announced plans to file for bankruptcy amid mounting financial debt…. Read More

Clayworks’ Conundrum Mounting debt could spell the end of arts institution

When Marsha Smelkinson returned to her native Baltimore in 2009 after living in San Diego for 25 years, she was looking for an outlet that would provide for her a sense of community. It didn’t take long to find Baltimore Clayworks, a nonprofit center for ceramic arts that opened its doors in Mount Washington 37… Read More