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.
Southwest Colorado mountain property. Fully equipped potter’s retreat near Durango, Colorado. Creekside with over 22 acres of privacy. Rare, turn-key offering includes furnished yurt, fully equipped pottery studio, high-fire gas kiln, outbuildings, and more. $190,000. www.durangopotteryretreat.com.
YOU NEED THESE TOOLS…Tools that work – hole cutters, wire knives, foam trimming bats, profiled foot ribs, corrugated textured boards, wiggle wires, trimming tools and much more. For tools and BvG Workshop info go to www.vangilderpottery.com.