For over a third of a century, Bracker’s has been providing ceramics supplies to makers in the Kansas City area. Since 1982, we’ve grown to serve primarily a 6 state region, though we do ship coast to coast and even internationally. Whether you visit us to browse in our expansive main store in Lawrence, KS, pick up your products at our satellite location in Kansas City, MO, or order online and have your supplies shipped to your door, you can be confident that you are getting the highest quality materials and service around!
Lawrence Store Hours:
Tuesday – Friday 9am-5pm
Dishin' the Dirt (most recent blog posts)
Bill Bracker Wheel Donation William "Bill" Bracker - the founding father of this business as well as the actual founding father to his daughters Cindy and Anne M - was born on December 1st, 1940 and passed away in 1993. Bill's wife Anne W and his daughters Cindy and...read more
2017 Bracker Donation Wheel - Winning Appeal Letter Bracker's asked for applications for our annual donation of a Brent Model C wheel (the same wheel Bill Bracker always threw on). Anne W, Anne M, and Cindy have been donating a wheel in Bill's honor each December 1st...read more
Memories of this photo and The Rest of the Story: Every year as Dad's birthday (Dec 1st) approaches, we all start reminiscing and talking about him more and more. There are so many family stories and inside jokes that exist in this one single photo that I had to share...read more
We are committed to providing only quality supplies. We routinely test and use the products we sell. This enables us to better answer your questions about the best techniques and materials to help you create your work. Whether you shop online, on the phone or in the store, we always have time to teach you what you need to know to be successful.
We have a deep devotion to Ceramic Art Education. In addition to providing daily advice and information, we offer a wide variety of in-services and professional development sessions, and even workshops directly with you and your students/group. We have a variety of ready-to-go offerings from hands-on projects with clay and glaze to seminars on Electric Kilns to Raku Firings, or let us create a custom event for you!