Clay Fest participants have the opportunity to vote for three gallery awards as well as Best Booth. In 2012, the new category of People's Choice was added to allow patrons to get in on the fun.

Here are the 2018 winners:

Best of Show : Karen Washburn:King

Second Place : Frank Gosar:The Cape

Third Place: Larry Nelson:Teatime at ACME Boiler Works #4

Best Booth:Ginny Gibson (tie)

Best Booth: Jonathan Steele (tie)

People's Choice : Peter Alsen:Turtle with Castle