24/7 Studio Potter Policies and Guidelines

24/7 Studio Potter Policies and Guidelines

Access

24 hours studio potter members can work in the studio any time except Monday through Thursday from 7-9pm, Saturday from 12-2pm, Friday from 7-9pm when Sip and Spin workshop is in session and Sunday from 12-2 pm when One day workshop are in session.

Before and after open studio hours, 24 hour studio potters can access the new class room with wheels and hand building tables as well as the garden. Please make sure you get the clay you need and glaze your work during open business hours.

Studio Cleaning Schedule

During studio cleaning, please leave the room the technician is attending. You do not need to pack up your tools and the project you are working on but simply make room for the technician to broom and mop.

Studio cleaning schedule is as follow:
Tuesday: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Wednesday: 10:00am – 11:30am
Thursday 12:30 – 2pm
Friday: 1:00 – 2:00pm and 11:00pm-12:30am
Sunday: 7:00 – 9:00pm

Check Marks to perform before you leave the studio:

  • Is the A/c turned off?
  • Are all the lights off except in the front of the new studio? It should stay on.
  • Is the fan in the drying closet off?
  • Did you sweep the floor around your working area?
  • Did you leave any dry bats out?
  • Did you put back buckets, roller, molds, paint brushes, engobes (etc) in their designated area?
  • Did you put away your work and your clay back on your shelf?

Clay

Only clay supplied by Choplet studio will be used/fired.
There are 5 different stoneware clay body, 2 different porcelain and one porcelain and one stoneware slip casting clay body permanently available in stock. The price/bag vary from $15-$30. We can also accommodate most special clay request with a 2-4 weeks period.

Good Account Standing

You are required to leave a one month security deposit as well as a Visa or Master Card on file. You should maintain a positive firing and clay balance at all time.

Monthly Rental Dates:

Please make note of your monthly rental dates:____________________
You must e-mail Choplet studio at choplet.ceramics@gmail.com no later than the day prior the last day of your month that you plan on terminating your monthly rental contract and clear your shelf by the last day of your month. In the eventuality you have not cleared your shelf by ________, your monthly rent for the next month will be considered due and charged to your Credit card on file by the first day of your month.

Key Policy and Deposit

By signing this form you are agreeing to never lend or give your keys to another member or non-member of the studio. Foremost, you will not give studio access outside open studio hours to students or non 24 hour studio potters. Choplet must be given a refundable $25 key deposit prior to receiving keys. Any key holder in violation of the key policy will relinquish his/her key and may be asked to leave Choplet permanently.

I acknowledge reading and agreeing to the 24/7 studio potter policies.

Date: ____________________

Print Name: ________________________________________

Signature :_________________________________________