JClay Pottery Painting Studio


JClay is a brand new, airy studio in the heart of Jerusalem which is the ideal space to relax with friends and family as you express your creativity.

At JClay, there’s no age limit for fun and enjoyment- join the excitement today!

Looking for a unique souvenir, dish or handmade gift? With our huge selection of pottery, JClay is a perfect place for you.

You don’t need any experience to make something beautiful at JClay! Our friendly staff are happy to show you inspiring ideas and easy techniques.

Never paint on an empty stomach! With our freshly ground coffee and snack bar you won’t have to!
No reservations are required- just come in, chose your piece, and get painting! Leave it with us for glazing and firing, and then pick up your shiny masterpiece.

Pricing– the pottery pieces begin at 25 NIS and varies according to the size of each item. There is a 20 NIS studio fee per painter, which includes paints, glazing and firing. You can give your artistic side free reign-there is no limit on number of colors or amount of time you can spend!

Loyalty programs– We appreciate your loyalty at JClay! Just sign up with your email address to
receive every 4 th studio fee free!

If pottery painting is your thing, join as a member for just 80 shekel a year and that will cover all your studio fees, no matter how often you come by! Sign Up

Events at JClay

Reserve a Party at JClay

Groups– Make a group reservation in advance to receive fantastic group rates- 15% off for groups of 8-15, and 20% off for groups above 15.

Birthday parties– Birthdays at JClay are guaranteed to be fun and memorable, whatever the age! We have options to suit all budgets, and we can take care of refreshments and décor so that all you have to do is enjoy the party!
200 NIS flat studio fee (10 ppl or more) and packages at 40/50/60 NIS per painter.

Schools and non-profits– We offer special discounts for school and other non-profits, so get in touch with us and we will work within your budget to provide an enjoyable and great value event.

Location: Geula – 5 minute walk from Hadavidka and Machane Yehuda light rail stations, 3 minute walk from Malchei Yisrael (bus routes- 1, 59, 39)

Contact JClay



FIJ Tips

My favorite JClay item - paint your own washing cup (netillat yadayim)



Sunday – Wednesday: 10:30am-9:30pm
Thursday: 10:30am – 11:00pm
Friday: 10:30am – 1:30pm
Saturday: Closed


Sunday – Wednesday: 10:30am-9:30pm
Thursday: 10:30am – 11:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Saturday: 2 hours after shabbos – 11:30pm


20 NIS studio fee per person painting + price per piece varies.


Whole Family


English / Hebrew


Coffee Bar
Hot & Cold drinks & light refreshments

Venue: JClay Studio

Address: 14 Yosef ben Matityahu
Jerusalem, Israel
Neighborhood: Mekor Baruch - Shuk


Pottery painting has been a favorite activity for tourists and locals for many years. Meet Shifra, the founder of JClay and hear her story of opening up a new studio in Jerusalem and making it a unique experience. Recorded for BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak....
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