We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Great pottery on Main Street

Jars of Clay is located on Main Street, sort of behind the Homer Theatre on Pioneer Avenue, so I... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Cook00087
,
Alaska
Wonderful pieces by talented local artists :)

Homer is well known for its art, and a great place to see (and acquire) ceramic works is at this... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
GC404
,
Anchorage, Alaska
via mobile
Read all 13 reviews
33
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good15%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jul 2018
“Great pottery on Main Street”
24 Jun 2018
“Wonderful pieces by talented local artists :)”
About
Jars of Clay Pottery has been open for 19 years in downtown Homer, Alaska. At Jars of Clay Pottery I mentor several young adults to refine their pottery skills and teach them to run a studio, make glazes, load kilns, and many various studio jobs...more
Contact
3857 Main St, Homer, AK 99603-7541
Website
+1 907-299-6118
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Homer
from USD 680.00
More Info
from USD 725.00
More Info
from USD 695.00
More Info
Reviews (13)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
11
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
11
2
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Jars of Clay is located on Main Street, sort of behind the Homer Theatre on Pioneer Avenue, so I think occasionally it is overlooked. No one who has any interest in excellent pottery should pass by without stopping in for a look. Our home now...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cook00087
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Homer is well known for its art, and a great place to see (and acquire) ceramic works is at this place on the Homer Spit :)). One of the artists will be on hand to chat with, as you browse the excellent collection of delightful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GC404
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Some people have all the talent! The pottery in this little shop is great! Fun to look at, and the prices aren't too bad for the amount of work it probably takes to make each piece.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed above the gallery in the Rock Garden Inn, also owned by gallery owner Ruby. Loved the creative variety in the gallery, and found some wonderful works to take home. Also, it's great how Ruby is mentoring young potters whose work is also on...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank jsan06
Reviewed 28 October 2015

There is work here by several local artist. The lady that was there the day we visited was very friendly and was extremely knowledgable of each artists work. We bought several pieces and we were pleased with the prices.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Bill B
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Ruby was awesome at helping us and showing off the pottery. She also made some recommendations about other places to go. I would recommend stopping in and checking out the pottery.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank mtcwolf
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We like the warm ambiance of the shop and there is always a neat variety of pottery so most folks can find something that fits their lifestyle.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank AKJen907
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Stopped into the store on a whim. They had very nice pottery. They gave us a tour of the shop and saw the kiln. Wish they would have had an item that I could have purchased but not the right color.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank coolbluept
RubynAk, Owner at Jars Of Clay Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2015

Thank you so much for your kind words about my shop Jars of Clay Pottery. Please come back. New items all the time.

Reviewed 30 June 2014

This shop contains beautiful pottery! Hand crafted and well designed by the owner, Ruby. She is such a kind person, rapping each piece of pottery carefully. Ruby is very dedicated to her work. She works hard to make each piece of pottery it's best. The...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Barbarabrannon
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This shop has beautiful pottery in a broad selection. The lady running the shop, Ruby, was very nice and genourous, especially to the children. The shop itself has a beautiful interior and exterior. This shop is definetly one I would visit again.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Alexag1
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 nearby hotels
Heritage Hotel Lodge
30 reviews
.13 km away
Windjammer Suites
17 reviews
.47 km away
Mermaid B&B
10 reviews
.52 km away
Driftwood Inn & Homer Seaside Lodges
798 reviews
.70 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 84 nearby restaurants
Two Sisters Bakery
1,140 reviews
.73 km away
Cafe Cups
458 reviews
.13 km away
Fat Olives Restaurant
919 reviews
.56 km away
Cosmic Kitchen
291 reviews
.68 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 126 nearby attractions
Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies
303 reviews
1.15 km away
Ptarmigan Arts
115 reviews
.64 km away
Pratt Museum
363 reviews
.29 km away
Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center
562 reviews
.58 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jars Of Clay Pottery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines