Pewabic's Response to Coronavirus

We appreciate your patience and understanding as Pewabic adapts and modifies our operations due to the local effects of COVID-19. We will continue to monitor and adjust as we receive more information from the government and the CDC.

*** Our top priority is ensuring our retail staff, fab team, and those most vulnerable in our communities feel safe in our space. At this time, our COVID-19 policies have changed. Please check back here and on our social media channels for continued updates *** 

Most recent updates are in bold.

Last updated Nov 10, 2022


* Masks are welcome, but not required at this time in-store

* Masks are required in our Fabrication spaces.

* You must be accompanied by a Pewabic staff member or docent to tour through the fabrication area. Masks are required in this space. We will provide a mask if you do not have one with you.

* Our team is ready to assist you with shopping by phone 313-626-2010 or via email at

* In-store Pick-up is available. When shopping online select In-store Pick-up as your shipping option during checkout. When you arrive at the store, go directly to the front desk where an associate will retrieve your order.

*We are asking all staff and customers to remain home if they are experiencing any signs of illness per CDC guidelines.


Our designers are available via virtual and in person appointments to assist you with your Pewabic tile projects and can facilitate samples to be shipped to your home or business. Contact 313-626-2030 or to get started.


The Education Studio is open for returning students and a limited number of new students. Mask requirements in the education studio are determined by instructors. Masks are not required for workshop participants. Please see our Take A Class page for more information. On-site Tours and Private workshops are on hold for the time being. Check out our pre-scheduled Weekend Tile Glazing Workshops. Direct any questions to

Offsite Workshops are available. Direct any questions to 


Your donations, memberships, purchases and words of support via social media and other online platforms are the reason we have survived this pandemic. Your ongoing support will ensure that Detroit’s pottery is here to enrich the human spirit through clay for future generations. Thank you for making our efforts to enrich the human spirit through clay possible!