Heads up, Clay Clubbers! Here's some important info about the next few Clay Club meetings (apologies in advance for the length of this post - there's a short summary at the end):For September - we'll be meeting at new Creative Arts Building at Haywood Community College. Show More Summary
Ian Meares left 3 small boxes of some old ceramic magazines, like Studio Potter, Ceramics Monthly, Sculpture, etc. Anyone want them??828-467-5020
Looking for a studio mate to share West Asheville studio. Great location, perfect for a potterhttp://asheville.craigslist.org/off/5165985416.html
Skutt Automatic Kiln, Model: KM-1231PK --Cone 10, max temperature 2350 F--240 volts--3 Phase--17,300 watts--Depth interior: 31”--Diameter interior: 28”--Skutt Envirovent attached to the bottom of the kiln—pulls air through the kiln during firing, vents outsideWe fired the kiln about 90 times (bisque and cone 10). Show More Summary
Check out this list. I'll wait.Top 25 Fine Craft Show ranked by average salesThese are the top craft shows in the nation. I am a little bit comforted in a misery-loves-company way, because I always thought my take, back when I did these sorts of event, was way below average. Show More Summary
Dear Wesley, What an amazing person you are. I am so proud of you and to call myself your father. It's been 23 years ago since your mom and I were alone and on a grand adventure in Canada, in the west meadow. Which is where you and your name came from. Show More Summary
After weeks of prep and worry and more prep, it's time to saddle up. Whatever I forgot (ahem: business cards) I'll just have to do without; the weather will be whatever it is; people will come and buy, or they won't.If you are in Central...Show More Summary
The firing went well, the booth is finished (more or less), and I borrowed a canopy because I was stuck like Buridan's ass between the EZ-Up Eclipse or Envoy options. (The one is so expensive! But what if the other is a cheap piece of...Show More Summary
I don’t know if you knew but Douglas Fitch and I are getting married next week. I know, it’s been a kind of quiet thing really, not many people have heard! We have been making some collaborative jugs for holding … Continue reading ?
Here we are boys and girls, it’s Potfest in the Park time again. Your annual weekend of gorgeous pottery in a gorgeous setting at Hutton-in-the-Forest near Penrith. Fitch & McAndrew will be there with our warm coloured pottery (even if … Continue reading ?
Zig zags and stripes abound in the world around us. Fields cropped close for silage, corrugated tin roofing, raggedy edges of the dry stone dykes. I use a lot of them in my decoration large or small, bold or subtle … Continue readin...
We have been doing a bit of reorganisation in the workshop, in between writing lists of people to thank in the groom’s speech, making decisions on flowers to have that won’t make me sneeze and trying to get our heads … Continue reading ?
This pair of loved up potters clad in new potters’ ‘dress’ aprons will be exhibiting at Potfest Scotland this very weekend. Would you like to come and see the wares of Fitch & McAndrew? We will be there from Friday … Continue readin...
So, May 2nd, what a beautiful and wonderful day. We couldn’t have wished for a more special and perfect day if we had tried. Corsock Church was full of friends and family and love. The ceremony was taken by our … Continue reading ?
A little bit of soppy love stuff for you. This is the last pot that Doug will make while he is a single man and the last that I will decorate before I am a married woman. Flipping heck, what … Continue reading ?
Last weekend Doug and I had a brief and busy trip to London, you know in amongst the chaos of work and the business of organising our wedding (which is fast approaching with a mix of excitement and worry that … Continue reading ?
Where did the first four months of the year go? It’s been a whirlwind, I feel like I blinked and it whizzed by. Also I thought summer had arrived but of course this is Scotland and this evening it is … Continue reading ?
I have a 2-1/2 ton Ram press that I don't use any more and am in the process of down sizing my studio and would like to release this press to someone who could use it. The press is approximately 15 years old and probably could use a little tender care, along with the press I have 25 dies which is included in the $600.00 price. email@example.com
With apologies for not posting this sooner, Susan Feagin shared this message from Penland Executive Directer Jean McLaughlin. Tracy Dotson (pictured here watching a Penland 4th of July parade a few years back) was a Clay Clubber from...Show More Summary