Yo Clubbers,This months Clay Club will be at Black MountainIt is Wednesday Nov 12, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.! Pot luck food and drinks! ! Demo video (35 min) Charles Freeland & Don Reitz firing agama at Northern Ariz. university. ! Demo by Mathilda Tanner (15min) "Incising Tips" Hope you can make it. http://blackmountainarts.org/wp/clay/
I'm having a sale to celebrate, both at my personal website AND at my etsy store.Use the coupon code: take20 for 20% off at both stores. Hint: My personal website also has free shipping over $50.Personal Website (http://nkpdesigns.com)...Show More Summary
In Episode 5 of the podcast I continue my conversation with Penland potter, Nick Joerling. Nick has been a member of the community around the Penland School of Crafts for many years and his roadside studio is a favorite to visit.Find out more about Nick here. Show More Summary
Dear Clay Friends:If you had five minutes to tell a ClayStory, what story would you tell? We want to hear you tell it live, on stage, at NCECA 2015!For those of you who are planning on attending NCECA 2015 in Providence, Rhode Island, I have some exciting news to share. Show More Summary
Although sometimes it's the other way around. Timing is everything. And in November, time is short.I finished loading the kiln last night around 7:30. I won't have a full day to fire until Saturday, so I am considering doing an overnight...Show More Summary
I have not posted the past couple of weeks because I have a new obsession, and I think you all are going to be as fascinated by it as I am. My new obsession is caterpillars. Specifically, monarch butterfly caterpillars.I've been into the Monarch migration for a long time, and I'm extra immersed in the Monarchs this year. Show More Summary
This year we have done some miles. It’s been busy busy busy. The weekend before last I was exhibiting at the Oxford Ceramics Fair. It’s the first time I have been there. I have never been in a show with … Continue reading ?
There is one small problem with working at a garden shop. They give me a paycheck and I give it right back to them! Working continues to be fun and interesting and I look forward to the days I work. How could it get any better?! Yesterday, I brought some pots home and repotted some plants. Show More Summary
Don't miss "Craft in America" which is on PBS tonight.
PLATE: A Celebration is live online at MudFire! So excited to be a part of this show. If you scroll to the bottom of the page you see the works that have already sold. None of mine yet, but I'm just pleased as punch that wares are selling from this show. Show More Summary
Got the new book in ! You can get signed copies at: johnbrittpottery.com
After I looked at the last photo of me with the chickens, I made an appointment to get my hair cut! Ahhhh,hair salons! God bless those people that wash and cut hair. It feels so great to sit back in that chair and let someone pamper you for an hour. Show More Summary
Cone 6 Ceramic Glaze Weekend Talk/Workshop January 16-17, 2015CORNELL STUDIO SUPPLY8290 N Dixie Dr, Dayton, OH 45414(937) 454-0357http://cornellstudiosupply.com/This workshop will be a general overview of ceramic glazes, focusing on but not limited to cone 6 glazes. Show More Summary
October is one of those months you wish could last just a little while longer. The light is golden, the air is fresh and cool, the leaves are colorful and crunchy to walk on. The sunlight on the water sparkles like crystal, the skies are the bluest blue. Show More Summary
I'm back from a great week at the beach. We had good luck finding sponsors for the monk tour, ate some great food, and now begins the planning for a Sacred Arts Tour in Myrtle Beach for 2015. I also started a new job on Friday. I had no jobs, couldn't find any part time work. Show More Summary
In Episode 4 of the podcast I have a rollicking talk with Penland potter, Nick Joerling. Nick has been a member of the community around the Penland School of Crafts for many years and his roadside studio is a favorite to visit. Find out more about Nick here. Show More Summary
Flippin Feldspar By: Jennifer Hoolihan So, the feldspar industry has been in a bit of a flux (ha!) over the past few years. Feldspar is an important melting agent, kinda like a natural frit, which promotes fusion and vitrification within a glaze and clay body. Show More Summary
The Dynamic Figure With Susannah Zucker Wednesdays 3- 5:30pm, October 29- December 17 Click Here To Register This class will cover hand-building techniques for creating figurative sculptural work with an emphasis on personal expression. Show More Summary
From Gloria, A celebration honoring Norm Schulman will be held at the TRAC Gallery (upstairs ) in Spruce Pine, NC 4-7 on Sunday November 2.. Bring a dish to share if you wish ….