In addition to offering painting and ceramics open studios, artists are also welcome to work independently in our glass studio, wood shop or darkroom lab. Open studios times are the following:

M/T/F : 9:30-6:00

W/TH: 9:30-8:30

SA: 10-2

A current membership and previous experience are required in order to utilize the open studio. SIngle day drop in of $15 includes the use of all equipment and tools. A four visit pass can be purchased for $60 and an unlimited monthly pass for $100. Most studios require an additional fee (for clay, glass, dakroom chemicals, etc.).


Individual Artist Membership

Asa non profit arts center, K12 Gallery & TEJAS utilizes proceeds from its memberships to help maintain the facility and programs.Your membership helps K12 to exist! Thank you!

The benefits of individual artist membership are:

  • Member rates on classes
  • One free submission into a juried exhibition
  • Discounted pricing for special events and fundraiser events
  • Participation in annual members exhibition.
  • Individual adult artist membership $40 per year.


The following studios are available for use: 

HOT GLASS: Students must provide their own glass rods. Starter kits are available for purchase. Additional fee: $5 per 3 hours for propanol (gas tank usage).

STAINED GLASS / GLASS MOSAIC: Materials available for purchase. See price list.

POTTERY STUDIO: Students must provide their own materials. Clay and tool kits available for purchase. Additional glazing and firing fee required if bringing your own clay.

PAINTING STUDIO: Students must provide their own materials.

DARKROOM PHOTO STUDIO: Students must provide their own paper. Additional Chemical Processing Fee: $5




POLICIES: Students must have some experience and may be required to attend an orientation session to get familiarized with our studios.

Open Studios are available only for members age 16+.

Individual yearly artist membership: $40

Drop-in fee per visit: $5

Monthly Pass (Unlimited Visits): $40

Reminder: Monthly passes are for individual use only and can not be shared among friends or family.

Open studio times are subject to change duo to class schedule and special workshops. We recommend students with a monthly pass touch base each week to determine studio availability.


Materials/Kits available for Purchase at K12/TEJAS

Clay Fees:

$20 for 25 lbs. of Bella's Blend Clay (high or low fire) and includes the firing / glazing fee.

Firing & Glazing fee: $5 per 3 cubic feet of kiln use.

Clay toolkit: $12

Hot Glass Fees:

Starter Kit: $30 (COE 104)

Glass rods: $2 per rod

Propenol useage fee: $5 per 3 hours

Darkroom Fees:

Chemical processing fee: $5 per day

Locker Rental: $10 per month

Stained Glass / Glass Mosaic Materials Fee: Includes all glass, grout, solder, and glue. Fees based upon size of the project. 

4" x 6" = $15

8.5" x 11" = $30

11" x 14" = $45

16" x 20" = $60

18" x 24" = $75

30" x 40" = $100



Rebecca Sargent, TEJAS Director with any questions at 937-461-5149 or


K12 Gallery & TEJAS is a non profit arts center for art education, creation, and exhibition.

We are fueling a creative revolution!

K12 Gallery & TEJAS

341 S. Jefferson St.

Dayton, OH 45402