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Stephen Jepson

Posted On August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Throw like a pro. Hone your craftsmanship with this proven method. I will teach you in your studio. Your skill will grow substantially. See reference letters at: Jepsonpottery.com neverleavetheplayground.com

Diane Mann

Posted On August 4, 2015 0 Comments
For sale: Brent SR 20 Slab roller. Excellent condition with all of the Shims and extra new cable. $995. Pick up only in SW Indiana. Contact: claymann@yahoo.com.

Ceramics Monthly September 2015

Posted On August 3, 2015 0 Comments

How do you develop and resolve an idea into a finished piece? This is the question we asked of the artists who submitted entries to our contest From Idea to Finished Form. 

Part of the inspiration for this contest came from discussing the ways that learning, creativity, discovery, and idea development happen in ways other than through traditional educational models. Getting feedback is critical to all artists growth, and it can be hard to come by. In traditional classrooms, there are structures in place and relationships with peers and faculty that facilitate this. 

For artists interested in learning outside of traditional academia there are an increasing number of options. This issue features some of those programs, from physical bricks-and-mortar facilities, to studios (and kilns) on wheels, to online virtual learning. –Jessica Knapp, editor.

 

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Bob Massie

Posted On July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Ready to launch a pottery school, studio, or gallery?  We have a classic 1839 farmhouse in gorgeous Blue Hill, Maine, including a renovated post & beam barn with offices and kitchen, total of 5,000 sq. ft. on 4+ acres. Low 500’s. rkmassie@rcn.com.

Wayne Art Center

Posted On July 29, 2015 0 Comments
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.

Marcos Caravajal Art Galleries

Posted On July 28, 2015 0 Comments
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 »

Tom and Elaine Coleman

Posted On July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Tom and Elaine Coleman presents- Feb. 3-6th 2016 at the Gulf Coast Clay Conference, $95. Pensacola State College, Pensacola, Florida. See www.kilnwalk.org or (850)939-2744 for details.

Nottingham Center for the Arts

Posted On July 22, 2015 0 Comments
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: go2tms2@gmail.com.

Peter Karner Pottery

Posted On July 21, 2015 0 Comments
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.

van Gilder Pottery

Posted On July 21, 2015 0 Comments
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.