The Duncan Colorworks™ program offers quick classroom art projects and more extensive art lesson plans that can be applied to Language Arts, Math and Science.

Here you will find quick and easy project ideas to help your students express their creativity. These classroom projects can be completed with basic art skills, minimal supplies and within a short time.

Colorworks Features:

  • Developed especially for educators and their students
  • Dynamic lesson plans & quick art projects
  • Valuable information on nontoxic color lines
  • Energizes your existing curriculum
  • Helpful hints for a truly inspiring and creative learning environment

Grades K-3

Grades 4-6

Grades 7-8

Grades 9-12

Contemporary U


Contemporary U is a great resource for studio owners. When you own the business, you're always looking for new ways to grow your business. Join the smART Club for monthly workshops for children and adults. Great for classes and open studio time!

At Contemporary U, we cover the business basics to help you be successful:

  • Essential ceramics techniques
  • Sound business strategies
  • Energetic marketing plans and ideas

Use our online directory to locate a Duncan Ambassador near you for Contemporary U classes and schedules.

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Duncan U


Since 1968, more than 60,000 students worldwide have participated in the Duncan Ceramics teacher educational programs, taught by the foremost ceramics expert in the world, Duncan Ambassadors.

In the year 2000, we unveiled the all new Duncan University, built on the foundation of 32 years of ceramics education experience. Discover the wealth of knowledge, inspiration and creativity just waiting for you at every level of Duncan University!