RCC Glass Studio

Open Labs & Studios

For all Labs & Studios please call 703-476-4500 before arriving to check for cancellations.

Open Ceramics Studio

(16 years and older)
The public is invited to use RCC's Ceramic Studio. Reservations are not required. Ceramics Studio hours are Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The RCC Ceramics Studio will be closed November 22 – 25 and December 20 – January 4. Please check the Ceramics Studio calendar for additional studio times or closures. Each pass visit is one hour. Initial passes must be purchased at an RCC Customer Service Desk. Existing passes may be renewed online through myRCC. The fee includes firing and glazes. Clay cost is $15 – $20 for 25 lbs. 55+ discount does not apply.

Drop-in • RCC Lake Anne 
Clay cost is $15-$20 for 25 lbs.
$15 (R)/$30 (NR) 4-Visit Pass
$36 (R)/$72 (NR) 12-Visit Pass (Each visit equals one hour and includes firing and glazes.)

September 13 – December 16
(No Open Studio: August 23 - September 9, November 22 - 25)

Wednesday • 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

January 10 – May 30
(No Open Studio: December 20 - January 6, March 28, 31 and May 5)

Wednesday • 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Open Glass Studio

(16 years and older)
Glass enthusiasts are encouraged to participate in the Open Glass Studio that is held in the Woodshop on the first and third Sundays of the month. The Open Glass Studio is facilitated by an experienced glass instructor. Tools are provided, however, participants must work independently on projects and need to bring their own materials. Reservations are not required however the maximum number participants per session is seven. The drop-in fee must be paid at the RCC Customer Service Desk before beginning work. 55+ discount does not apply.

Drop-in • RCC Hunters Woods
$10 (R)/$20 (NR) • Staff

September 3 – December 17
1st & 3rd Sunday • 1:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m.

January 7 – May 20
(No Studio: April 1)
1st & 3rd Sunday • 1:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m.


Open Woodshop

(18 years and older)
Members of the public are invited to use RCC's Woodshop during weekly open shop hours. The shop includes a variety of table saws, sanding machines, drill presses, routers, a jointer, a planer and ample workspace. A woodshop supervisor will be onsite for consultation during these open hours. Reservations are not required; however, the drop-in fee must be paid at the RCC Customer Service Desk. 55+ discount does not apply.

Drop-in • RCC Hunters Woods
$8 (R)/$16 (NR) Tue
$13 (R)/$26 (NR) Sat

September 9 – December 19
(No Woodshop: November 25, December 23 and 30)

Tuesdays • 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturdays • 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

January 6 – May 29
Tuesdays • 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturdays • 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.