Surface decorating with the prosWhen it comes to learning new surface decorating techniques, the next best thing to being at a workshop is watching a video – especially when the video features four great artists. In this compilation from Ceramic Arts Daily Presents, join Sarah Jaeger, Linda Arbuckle, Amy Sanders and Erin Furimsky as they show you some… Read More »
Throwing large work is a challenging area and takes a different approach than throwing normal ware. This book looks at throwing purely from the perspective of making very large work. It assumes you can already throw, but different techniques are needed when making large work because of all the added problems. This book covers the various techniques used as well as how to avoid disastrous pitfalls.
July 2015 Potters’ Pages Highlights: Here are some highlights: Check out pictures from the Italy and Ireland Read the letter from our Advisory Board Chair Kevin Crowe, and meet the new Potters Council Manager. See if you know any of the new members, and check out all of the great events involving Potters Council… Read More »
STARworks Clay Studio (Star, NC) is seeking a Clay Program Director. Responsibilities include overall creative and artistic direction and management of STARworks’ new and developing Ceramic Artist Residency Programs. More information at www.STARworksNC.org under Opportunities.
Wayne Art Center’s Craft Forms 2015 Call for Entries, 21st International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Craft, December 4, 2015 – January 30, 2016, $8,000 + Awards, On-line Digital Entry Fee $45, Deadline: September 10, 2015, Jurors: Ronald T. Labaco, Marcia Docter, Curator, MAD-NYC, 413 Maplewood Ave, Wayne, PA 19087, 610-688-3553, www.craftformsentry.org.
TRAVEL TO HAVANA, CUBA AND THE 2016 CERAMIC BIENNIAL with Marcos Carvajal Art Galleries and share ideas and experiences with award winning ceramic artists in the cities of Havana, Matanzas and Varadero Beach. We will visit art museums such as the National Ceramic Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts. We will also visit community ceramic art projects… Read More »
Studio Manager position for “rust-belt” community studio 45 mins. outside Pittsburgh. Strong technical & teaching ability required, plus nice personality. www.straycatarts.com for job description.
Studio space available at Nottingham Center for the Arts located in north San Diego county, California. Information at: www.nottinghamart.org. Then contact Terry Sullivan at: [email protected]
Full Time Studio Manager at Portland Pottery Studio and Supply. Portland Pottery Studio in Maine is seeking a full time studio manager to oversee studio operations, educational programming and events. The ideal candidate will have experience running a community pottery school/studio, should have working knowledge of kiln firing, glaze mixing and proper studio safety. The… Read More »
In this video, Michael Kline shares his contemporary take on the pottery traditions of the southeastern United States. Michael demonstrates a traditional large water jug thrown in multiple pieces, as well as swirlware cups. In addition he shares his brushwork decorating techniques in the greenware and bisque-fired stages.