From The NCECA page: http://nceca.net/ REMEMBERING GERRY WILLIAMS Photo: Gerry and Julie Williams,2001 NCECA Conference, Charlotte, North CarolinaPhoto by Glen Blakely Gerry made a difference. His insight and influence will be felt for generations to come. Show More Summary
This Is it! Great Deal on New Soft Brick! HAYWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL CRAFTS CLay pROGRAM IS AUCTIONING OFF 1,850 2.5 inch straights - K2300 & K2600 in boxes (unused) AUCTION ENDS SOON! SUBMIT SEALED BIDS BY Wednesday Sept...Show More Summary
Ten visual artists, four craft artists, two filmmakers, and two choreographers have been awarded North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowships for 2014–15.In the visual arts category, the following artists will receive fellowships:Show More Summary
Unloaded the kiln on Wednesday. I didn't take any formal shots of any of the pots, because almost everything needed to be packed up & shipped off right away, to The Cat Doctor, to Handworks, and now, to Gray Fox Gallery in Rockland.Show More Summary
Here is an interesting article in the NY Times by By BEE SHAPIRO AUG. 27, 2014 http://nyti.ms/1AW2mBp
The air is cool as I rise into the dark morning. At 4 am the children still sleep soundly, albeit sideways in their respective futon, and the sound of their breathing is countered by the calls of cicadas and crickets from beyond the screen door. Show More Summary
I have been clearing cobwebs this week, literally and figuratively. Today I worked out in my studio for the first time all summer, cleaning and encouraging little spiders to go somewhere else. It seemed like there were baby spiders hatching...Show More Summary
DIGIN' POTS is a home sale featuring the work ofLinda McFarling, Shane Mickey, and Liz Zlot Summerfield. Event Location: Linda McFarling's Studio39 Pisgah Mine Rd Burnsville NC 28714828 467-1208Date: August 30,31 10am-5pm The weekend also includes guided tours of the Dig In! Yancey community garden, pottery demonstrations, and tasty delights. Show More Summary
Labor Day Weekend 2014. Aug. 30: 10-6 & Aug. 31: 10-5. Join local potters Gay Smith, Suze Lindsay (aka "Soda Chicks") and Kent McLaughlin (aka "Chet") with special guest artists, Dan Finnegan and Julie Wiggins. Bring your friends, enjoy the day, great pots, delicious food and drink, and great company!Located at 1782 Fork Mountain Rd. Show More Summary
After 14 years of "independent study, I am watching and learning as a student! I have enrolled in Brian R Jones 7th Session Class at Penland. The experience so far has been really expansive!Watching another artist work is always enlightening and can be great sport. Show More Summary
My friend and former studio mate, Amber Mahler http://manidesignsjewelry.com/MD/home.html is looking to share a sweet studio in West Asheville. The space was originally outfitted as a clay studio and is well established. Located near Harvest Records, just off Haywood Rd.details:http://asheville.craigslist.org/off/4630179615.html
Miles Dreyer Obituary Alexander Miles Dreyer, age 33, of Celo, North Carolina, died suddenly after a brief illness on August 19, 2014. Miles was born in his grandparents’ home in Celo in 1981. He was a curious and inventive child with...Show More Summary
“This is the time to be slow, Lie low to the wall Until the bitter weather passes. Try, as best you can, not to let The wire brush of doubt Scrape from your heart All sense of yourself And your hesitant light. If you remain generous, Time...Show More Summary
Yo Clubbers, Pam Kinsmith is working on a project to bring awareness to kids in the foster care system. Click on her link below for the prospectus and details. She is not asking for a donation - all work is for sale and all proceedsShow More Summary
Sorry it has been a while. Life has been very busy. We have been the following: Guests at a wonderful wedding of lovely friends. Throwing pots. Slip trailing pots. Glazing and firing pots. Decorating complicated pots (and cursing when they … Continue reading ?
Karen's Clear ^10 (Reduction or Oxidation)Custer Spar 2700Whiting 2000EPK 2000 Silica 3300 Bentonite 200Good to go in soda. Dove gray over iron bearing claybodies, cool white to pale gray over white claybodies. Photos to come!
Thought this may be interesting for Amy Waller.
Here is an image from Phillip Counselman, the curator of the "Visiting Artist" Exhibition, at the University of Mobile in their Marilyn Foley Art Gallery. This show opened this Monday and runs through September. Article: http://www.jimkransberger.com/press.htm...Show More Summary
Yesterday was a busy day! In the morning I sorted, priced, and delivered pots for Quench, a new store in Belfast, Maine. The owner, jeweler Jennifer Lisa, got in touch with me last month. We met in December, during the Holiday Pottery Shop open house and were a Mutual Admiration Society from the start. Show More Summary
One good thing about having my own domain and storage space is that I can put small audio files of my whistles online. Here is a whistle and its audio file. This whistle has an added bonus that if it blown into really hard, it just fizzes...Show More Summary