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50 cu.ft. downdraft cone 10 car kiln, forced air, gas, safety equipment, and including 18 shelves (2′ x 1′x 3/4″). Asking $10,000. Contact Richard (207) 236-8923; email@example.com. In Rockport, Maine.
Clay Slab Rollers, 18″x30″ – $350; 24″x48″ – $500; units are new and well built. We also rent, repair and custom build ceramic equipment. Located in Hayward, CA. firstname.lastname@example.org; (510) 670-8737.
43 cu.ft. Electric Kiln For Sale. L&L DaVinci model T3445-D, 3″ brick, max temp 2350F. Excellent condition; shelves included. Contact email@example.com; (405) 816-1781.
Pottery School/Studio for sale in beautiful Rhinebeck NY. Fully equipped: 8 wheels, 2 electric kilns, pugmill mixer, handbuilding tables and equipment. Large kiln room with ample shelving. Work space for potter to work independently. Five running classes taught by 4 highly qualified potters. Display area and upstairs studio/office. Call or email for more details. (845) 416-5467; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bailey Power Extruder System, all dies & stand, like new, $800.00. Pugmill Walker Stainless Steel, non-deairing, 3/4 HP motor, $700.00. Jigger 5HP hydraulic pull down arm, large platter molds, excellent condition, $3500.00. Skutt KS1227 240 volt, 1ph, $1500.00. L&L Easy Fire E23-3 240 volt, 1 ph, new elements, $1700.00. Free Form Clay & Supply (619) 477-1004.
Studio Equipment For Sale: 30 Ton RAM Press with 3 hp motor, press molds; Reclaimer; Olympic Kiln (refurbished) with shelves and some posts; Gas Kiln Bricks. Please call (706)201-5100 for more information. email@example.com.
WANTED TO BUY discontinued Duncan series GL, GO and AR glazes. Any condition any amount even half jars. Especially want GL670 Sun Yellow, GL609 Emerald Green, GO137 Black Cherry. I’m interested in all colors from these series. Send info of what you have to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Include “Glaze” in the content line.
JIGGER. A.J. Wahl pull-down jigger, 1 hp, 120V, 3 speed, welded steel frame; a professional machine. Excellent condition, $3200. Also available: Master and working molds for plates, bowls, mugs, cups. Western MA. Will e-mail photo on request. Call Andrew Quient, (413) 268-7535; email@example.com.
36 cu.ft. Gas Kiln for Sale. Sprung arch-down draft, fire brick, two high fire burners, roll of insulation, hosing connections, kiln furniture and 48 shelves. Steel structure with roof. Located in Bucks County, PA; must help dismantle and carry. firstname.lastname@example.org; (215) 348-1886.
Albany Slip. It’s the real thing! The last load from the original mine. Make those great Albany slip glazes again, from cone 6 to 11. At cone 10-11, it fires a deep glossy brown. For further information, contact the Great American Wheel Works, in New York, at (518) 756-2368; e-mail email@example.com.
CUSTOM ENGRAVED STAMPS for clay, PMC, and tile. Your signature, mark, logo, or text. Great prices, excellent quality. Fully customized, from $29. www.jetstamps.com.
Baltimore Clayworks, a nationally known non-profit ceramic arts center, seeks an entrepreneurial and multi-talented Executive Director. For information please visit www.transitionguides.com/bcw.
Production Potter Wanted. Yes, again…Whitefish Pottery, a small production pottery located in northwest Montana, is currently seeking a full-time (4-5 days/week) Production Potter to work for piece work. Position would start ASAP. Experience preferred, i.e., having worked for ‘piece’ work previously or may teach. Hiking, Fishing, Skiing, Glacier Nat’l Park! Have questions? Call Tom at (406) 862-8211.
The Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL, has an opening for the Chair of the Ceramics Department, reporting directly to the Director of Education. The Chair is responsible for a state-of-the-art facility (3500 sq.ft. building with 2000 sq.ft. kiln complex) dedicated to ceramics and including an extensive range of equipment. The Chair will supervise the staff, teach classes and have a studio to perform his/her own work. The position works closely with the Chair of the Sculpture Department/Bronze Foundry to provide a cohesive program of 3D classes. Closing Date: July 15. Visit www.armoryart.org/employment for complete job description and requirements.
Apprentice / Internship. Small production pottery in northwest Montana seeks motivated individual for one-year position starting end of August. 40 hours/week in exchange for studio space (includes materials and firing), room and board, monthly stipend, gallery sales. Check www.whitefishpottery.com for more details about applying.
Linda/Charlie Riggs Workshop, October 26 & 27, 2013 at Oak Ridge Art Center, 201 Badger Ave., Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830. (865) 482-1441 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Altering Ceramic Forms Workshop with Jake Johnson. Demonstrations focusing on wheel-thrown forms at Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen in Lancaster, PA. September 28, 2013. www.pacrafts.org/workshops or (717) 431-8706.
Hands-on with Lisa Naples, Doylestown, PA. July 22-26: Animal figures with found objects. July 29-August 2: Slab building pottery/Slip decoration. 8 per class, $395/week. www.LisaNaples.com, (215) 340-0964.
Workshops: Mold Making, Slip Casting; Raku Glazing & Firing by John Dodero, professional studio potter with 40 years of experience. Jacksonville, Oregon & San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. DoderoStudioCeramics.com or (541) 899-8285.
WORKSHOPS at Baltimore Clayworks. BLAISE DEPAOLO, Sat–Sun June 22 – 23, 2013; GERIT GRIMM, Sat–Sun Oct 10–11, 2013; JACK TROY, Sat–Sun Nov 9–10, 3013. Please visit www.baltimoreclayworks.org or call (410) 578-1919 x10.
Red Deer College – Series 2013 Summer Arts School – Immerse Yourself! 5 day workshops in animation, ceramics, drawing, fibre arts, painting, jewelry, glass, sculpture and more. Register now! (403) 357-3663 or www.rdc.ab.ca/series.
sfclayworks presents: ELLEN SHANKIN Demonstrating Form and Function – A weekend workshop in SAN FRANCISCO June 28-30. Friday June 28 at 8 pm FREE slide presentation open to the public. Sat and Sun, June 29 and 30 from 10 am- 4pm. $165 includes lunch both days. Space is limited – sign up now: www.sfclayworks.com (415) 647-CLAY.
“HANDBUILT” Philadelphia, PA – Demonstration, Inspiration, Conversation. A Handbuilding Conference to Benefit the Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF+). Demonstrators: Lana Wilson, Vince Pitelka, Chandra DeBuse, Mitch Lyons, Sandi Pierantozzi. September 20-22, 2013. Organized by Sandi Pierantozzi. Info and registration: www.sandiandneil.com.
Artist in Residence 2013-2014. Saratoga Clay Arts Center, Schuylerville, NY. One year residency beginning Sept. 1, 2013. For information and to apply online please visit saratogaclayarts.org/residency.
Craftsman House Gallery, Café & Studio, St. Petersburg, Florida is seeking artist-in-residence. Benefits include 24-hour studio space, use of electric & gas kilns, studio equipment, and gallery representation in a vibrant arts community. Responsibilities include working in the gallery, studio & café. Opportunity for paid employment for hours exceeding trade agreement. For information contact Jeff at (727) 323-2787 or email@example.com.
Seeking serious ceramic artist to spend post-baccalaureate ‘gap year’ in studio residency. Shared between George Fox University and the Chehalem Cultural Center, position offers opportunity to develop mature body of work while assisting in academic and community studios. Benefits include: lodging, private studio, modest stipend, full access to University and Cultural Center studio facilities, mentorship with world-class faculty & public non-profit administration, access to East Creek and Noble Hill Anagama firings, teaching, curatorial, sales & exhibition opportunities with a vibrant ceramics community in the heart of Oregon’s wine country. Position begins end of August. Job description, additional details available upon request. Please forward cover letter, resume’ and portfolio to Mark Terry, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seeking USA-based production studio that offers slip-casting services, for small to medium size runs. The product is glazed stoneware planters, 8 inches and smaller. Experience with decal application is a plus. Email Alison at email@example.com.
Idyllwild Arts Summer Program offers week-long workshops in ceramics including Hot Clay – 5 Workshops: Throwing/Altering, Christa Assad; Sets & Soda, Richard Burkett & Joe Molinaro; The Figure, James Tisdale; Screenprinting on Clay, Jason Bige Burnett; Handbuilding, Sunshine Cobb. Also General Ceramics, Greg Kennedy & David Delgado; Native American Pottery: Hopi, Mark Tahbo; Santa Clara, Nathan Youngblood; Mata Ortiz, Jorge Quintana. All skill levels. Other courses available in sculpture, painting, metals, textiles, mixed media and more. Youth programs also available. Campus located in the mountains of Southern California. (951) 659-2171 x2365; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.idyllwildarts.org.
Smokestack Pottery is a new studio and gallery in Fort Collins, CO. We offer private studios and classes with gas and electric kilns. Contact Sue at (612) 987-3162 or visit smokestackpottery.com.
FLOWER FROGS (pin-type flower holders originally made by Bonnie Mfg.) made in the USA. Superior quality; many sizes (¾” to 5½”). Pin cups also available. Call (570) 226-3239 or visit www.dorothybiddle.com.
GREAT NEW HANDBUILDING TEMPLATES! Developed by Sandi Pierantozzi. A set of 24 durable, flexible, laminated templates to create Circular & Conical Forms. Perfect for Potters or Teachers! www.CircleMatic.com.
MASTER THE POTTER’S WHEEL. Professionally recorded instructional videos cover every aspect of throwing. Taught by 40-year veteran potter, David Engesath. Enjoy your first lesson absolutely FREE! www.RareEarthPottery.com.
Studio & Pottery For Sale on 4.5 acres in Western Massachusetts town of Hardwick. 3 bdrm house and barn; (1735 post and beam); kilns, wheels, glaze materials and shop tools plus hundreds of bisqueware plates and bowls. Scott (774) 563-8306.
Pottery Studio for Rent in Southern Vermont. The studio has a clay mixer, pug mill, spray booth, electric kiln, 2 wheels, and slab roller; possibility of the use of a wood kiln. Contact Josh at (802) 536-5033 or email@example.com.
Shared Studio Space on Chicago’s North Side. $350 monthly; utilities included. Glazing area and kilns available. Personal space 10X10; larger space negotiable. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pottery Retreat in New Mexico. Studio apartment in historic adobe house includes use of professional pottery studio. Classes and workshops available. Centrally located 30 minutes from Albuquerque. $250/week or $800/month. Call Jan (505) 866-0582.
New Mexico. Take a working vacation in the Land of Enchantment for only $500 a month. 125 sq.ft. private studio in a fully equipped 1200 sq.ft. pottery. Private bedroom, quiet, peaceful house in Albuquerque’s South Valley. Share meals and good company with other potters. Call (505) 873-0609.
Master Kiln Builders. 26+ years experience designing and building beautiful, safe, custom kilns for universities, colleges, high schools, art centers and private clients. Soda/salt kilns, wood kilns, raku kilns, stoneware kilns, sculpture burnout kilns, car kilns and specialty electric kilns. Competitive prices. Donovan. Phone/fax (612) 250-6208.
Ceramics Consulting Services offers technical information and practical advice on clay/glaze/kiln faults and corrections, slip casting, clay body/glaze formulas, salt glazing, product design. Call or write for details. Jeff Zamek, 6 Glendale Woods Dr., Southampton, MA 01073; (413) 527-7337; e-mail ﬁxpots@aol.com; or www.jeffzamek.com.
Custom Ceramic Molds – For nearly 20 years, Petro Mold Company has been designing molds for some of the world’s most renowned ceramic artists and potters. Our innovative molds will help you improve productivity with your popular designs. We set the highest American quality standards with our sculpting, mold manufacturing and design services. Visit us today at www.custommolds.net or (800) 404-5521.
Learn Maya Pottery and Glazing Secrets with 3 Experts. See Tikal, Uaxactun, Antigua, Lake Atitlan, Chichicastenango, and more. Includes best travel insurance. Contact Deb at (800) 337-6394; email@example.com.
OVERSEAS CERAMIC WORKSHOPS & TOURS WITH DISCOVERY ART TRAVEL — SICILY October 1-15, 2013. MOROCCO, October 28 – November 18, 2013. MYANMAR (BURMA) January 8-24, 2014. Small, culturally sensitive groups using local interpreters and experts. Denys James, Canada; (250) 537-4906; www.denysjames.com; firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOROCCO 2013 Ceramics Excursion, October 28 – November 18. The Full Circle, including Fez, Chefchaouen, Essaouira, Volubilis, Marrakech, Zagora, Meknes, Rabat, Casablanca. Studio visits, adobe architecture, tile art, Roman mosaics, traditional and contemporary ceramics, fabrics, a camel ride in the desert, and much more. April 1 early registration $100 savings. Denys James; www.discoveryarttravel.com.
MYANMAR (BURMA) 2014 Ceramics Excursion, January 8-24. Mandalay, Bagan , Inle Lake, Yangon. Go back in time…experience ancient pottery making and firing in traditional villages; slow boat trip down the Ayeyarwady River to ancient Bagan; Golden Shwedagon temple in Yangon; optional beach holiday. Denys James, Discovery Art Travel; www.denysjames.com; (250) 537-4906.
SICILY, ITALY, 2013. September 28-October 16 — Majolica, Mosaics & Architectural Masterpieces. Explore this diverse Italian island, rich in its ceramics, architecture, history, beauty, cuisine and wine. Save $100 register before March 1. email@example.com.