RESIDENT ARTIST – Ceramics, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas. September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2016. Application deadline July 31, 2015. Please visit: https://arkansasartscenter.org/employment for details and to apply.
Sunny South Florida updated waterfront 3 Bed/2 Bath 2186 total sq. ft. home on double lot. World class two chambered atmospheric gas/wood/soda kiln and 650 sq. ft. studio with electric kiln on private beautifully landscaped fenced yard. Create outside all year for $347,000! Call (561)251-3729 or email email@example.com.
Learn what galleries want! Step by step guidance for design, development, pricing and pre-show logistics. New to Market Grants $700 Apply: AmericanMadeShow.com. firstname.lastname@example.org.
WORKSHOPS at Baltimore Clayworks; SUE TIRRELL, Sat–Sun Nov 7&8; Please visit www.baltimoreclayworks.org or call (410)578 1919 x10.
AMAZING NORTHERN NEW MEXICO STYLE ADOBE HOME WITH BREATHTAKING VIEWS! Located off the scenic Turquoise Trail, this 1,754 sq. ft. off-grid passive and active solar home/studio with a detached 20′ x 24′ kiln shed was built in 2004. With 3 bedrooms / 2 baths it sits on 60 picturesque acres. The historic village of Madrid… Read More »
Selling off my potter friend’s Tennessee estate. Bailey Shuttle 34/B. Shelves, stilts, and new galvanized hood. Geil 12 cubic foot downdraft, shelves, stilts, and hood. Contact rockyflatspotter@aol for info and images.
For Sale: Two Kilns – Duncan & Cress, used 3 yrs – Byron, currier & Ives village, about 22 houses – 3 nativity sets, one new, about 50 other molds like new, all for free. New Jersey (908)241-3898 or email@example.com.
Call for Submissions to: ANNUAL THREE WHEEL STUDIO CERAMIC SHOWLOCATION: Three Wheel Studio, 436 Wickenden St, Providence, RI 02903. DEADLINE: September 1st, 2015. EVENT DATES: October 15th, 2015 through November 15th, 2015 to apply or for more information: www.threewheelstuio.com/opencall.
Pottery equipment for sale. Visit our website for a complete listing of clay processing machinery, wood kiln, motorized slab roller and much more. Denver area with shipping available. www.pottery-studio-equipment.com or call (303)888-9262.
Working full time as a potter is a dream for a lot of people, and a reality for only some. It’s not an easy career path, even if it is a rewarding and creative one. Working artists in general were on my mind when I traveled to the Republic of Korea last week to attend the opening for the Gyeonggi International Ceramics Biennale (GICB). I was a member of the biennale’s International Committee, and in addition to the advisory work, and seeing the finalized exhibitions, I took part in a ceramics-focused tour. This gave me the opportunity to meet a few working potters in different parts of the country. We visited potters as they fired their wood kilns in Oegosan Onggi Village. We also had the chance to watch Heongyu Kim, who has made a living as a potter in Gyeongju for over 30 years, demonstrate how he uses traditional Onggi tools and techniques in his studio to make a variety of forms using earthenware clay. During our tour of Yido Ceramics in Yeoju, we met some of the many potters who worked in the small dinnerware factory and showroom. The six artists who are a part of this issue’s working potters focus write about how they have combined their studio know-how with business and marketing skills (learned from mentors or on the job) and personal strengths.
–Jessica Knapp, editor.
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