The Potter's Center was established in 1976 as a retail and wholesale business for pottery and ceramic supplies and equipment. The owner and staff are potters who know the products offered and their proper uses in the various processes involved in creating works in clay. The Potter's Center Gallery offers a venue for Idaho's potters to show and sell their original pottery and works in clay. The Potter's Center Clay Studio offers pottery classes in wheel throwing and handbuilding and studio space. Pottery workshops are also offered to educate individuals with different methods of working clay.