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!
Dishin' the Dirt (most recent blog posts)
Anne M didn't know much at all about how Sean Kent got involved with clay, which is part of the reason why she asked him to be the featured artist for the May Second Saturday. Sean has been coming to Bracker's pretty regularly over the past 3 years or so and shown us...read more
Unfortunately, Mother Nature has not cooperated with us. The weather forecast continues to include 16 mph winds and higher for this coming Saturday (April 16) as well as next Saturday. Therefore we have made the sad decision to cancel Spring B'raku for 2016. As many...read more
As you may have seen on Facebook, this Saturday's B'Raku event will be Cindy's last as a Firemistress. It is time to pass the torch and allow others to have the fun of firing and educating folks about the joys of the Raku Process. Cindy is excited to experiment with...read more
Ever wonder what happens at the end of an NCECA conference? Attendees enjoy wandering through the resource hall shopping all the NCECA sales, but eventually the conference ends, so then what? At 4:30 on Friday, all the commercial exhibitors dismantle their booths and...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!