More than 90 potters and other artisans will be showing work at the annual Portland Pottery Holiday Show & Sale. If you're in Maine I hope you'll stop by! The "official" dates of the sale are the 15th, 16th, and 17th...but I'm gonna let you in on a little secret: there's an opening night party, with food, wine, and music on Thursday the 14th. Show More Summary
The Mitchell News-Journal has a front page story about last weekend’s Toe River Holiday Studio Tour. Lots of quotes from clay clubbers and other artists. Read the article here: https://www.mitchellnews.com/news/journey-arts(Side note: The snow today is lovely but so glad it missed the tour weekend. Stay safe out there!)
John Britt Pottery : John Britt Cone 6 Glaze Discussion Workshop -Villa...: February 3-4, 2018 This is a 2 day discussion of cone 6 base glazes. It will also be a general overview of ceramic glazes, focusing on b...
We just wanted to invite you all for our last opening of the season! Saturday, December 9th, 5-8pm for an evening with Julie Covington Plus: wine, food and friends. Julie is a local ceramicist working in Madison County at the Marshall High Studios at the old Marshall School building. Show More Summary
Now Enrolling Winter 2018 Classes at Odyssey Clayworks. Winter classes begin January 8. Please visit OdysseyClayworks.com for information about upcoming classes for adults and kids in Asheville!
Hank Goodman in Arden has several items remaining for sale before he moves in two weeks. Details in the photos below. Contact Hank at email@example.com.
The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (BRNHA) sent an email with a summary of the results of their Craft Trails Project survey. Excerpts from the email below; download the survey results here: http://www.blueridgeheritage.com/node/2373...Show More Summary
Ceramic pigments, often referred to as ceramic stains, have vastly opened up the color possibilities for potters. And as we all know, adding color to your ceramic art can be … The post The Low Down on Ceramic Pigments and Stains appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
Porcelain is a clay body that draws in many a potter because of its bright white color, translucency, and the way glazes look oh so fabulous on it. But it’s … The post Persnickety Porcelain: How to Minimize Your Loss Rate With this Gorgeous, Yet Difficult, Material appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 11am-6pm Free Kids Activities20% Off all Gallery ItemsOdyssey Dinnerware- Buy One Get One FREE!
December Clay Club will be at Odyssey Clayworks in Asheville from 6-8 pm on Wednesday, December 13th. Thanks to Gabriel Kline and everyone at Odyssey for hosting us!Gabriel is talking about doing a team throwing demo of a large (24”+) platter.In addition, we will have our traditional December mug/cup/object exchange. Show More Summary
How many times have you tried to eyeball making evenly spaced decorations around a piece of round pottery and misjudged the spacing? I have done this more times than I … The post The Dividing Web: A Handy Tool for Making Evenly Spaced Patterns All the Way Around a Piece of Pottery appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
As I posted back in September, John Britt has offered to hold an oil spot glazing and firing opportunity for January Clay Club. We’re changing the program slightly: glazing will take place during Clay Club on January 10th and John will fire the pieces after that. Show More Summary
The Big Crafty is this Saturday and Sunday at the US Cellular Center in Asheville! From the Facebook event page:150 amazing artists. So much love.Celebrate the vibrancy of the craft community with us!SATURDAY: Opening Preview ($5 admission)...Show More Summary
Students in Talon Smith and Ben Pyles’ class at Manchester Craftmen’s Guild in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, teamed up, combining ceramics and design. … The post Spotlight: Stop, Collaborate, Listen appeared first on Ceramic Arts Netwo...
Information on submitting work for exhibitions, fairs, and festivals. … The post January 2018 Call for Entries appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
This annual guide lists opportunities in alphabetical order by U.S. state, then by country. To ensure complete under- standing of application requirements and what the experience entails, please contact the individual … The post 2018 Residencies and Fellowships appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
A simple bed of nails can be used in the spray booth to prevent glazes and slips from pooling at the bottom of your work. Have you ever sprayed glaze … The post Tips and Tools: Bed of Nails appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
Looking for glazes or vitreous engobes that highlight texture and provide strong contrast as accents? Alex Thullen and Judit Varga share recipes they use on their work that do just … The post Recipes: Cone 6-10 Recipes appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
Plasticity is created by a negative electrostatic charge, and clay memory is caused by a positive charge. Check out how to use this information to create a better clay. … The post Techno File: Cation Exchange appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.