1.95 acres secluded woods in the heart of south Asheville, NC, near award-winning restaurants and breweries. 3 miles from airport, NC Arboretum and Blue Ridge Pkwy. Less than 1 mile from I-26 and Biltmore Towne Square. 2-story 2,400 sq ft cedar frame home, 3 BR, 2 ½ B, 2 fireplaces, 2 porches, deck, beautiful garden and landscaping plus connected 2 car garage. Airbnb possibilities. County zoning. 1200 sq ft walk out basement studio connects to 900 sq ft metal kiln building. Studio equipped with gas fired fiber car kiln with 60 cubic feet of stacking space, 30 ton Ram press, large Van Ho pug mill, ware carts, etc. Equipment sold separately. See Zillow, 18 Rockwood Lane, Arden, NC28704. Contact [email protected]
$50,000 includes 26,000 molds, 3 Kilns, assembled shelving, pouring table, paint and supplies – valued at approx. $532,000.00!! Building for sale separately (13,000 sq ft) $420,000.00 – located in San Angelo, Texas. Separate shelving unassembled for sale $22,000 (4000 shelves). Contact Fran 325-655-1516, Chuck 325-227-1025!
raw glaze materials from small production studio; retiring. $800 value; $450. E-mail for complete list: [email protected]
Bailey pro28 fiber walk-in kiln, in great condition. 25 16″X18″ silicon-carbide shelves like new. Complete brand new Stainless-steel through roof venting kit. On Cape Cod, Mass. Call 508-237-5556
with 10 sizes of mold making equipment, $10,000. 400 lb. (dry) clay mixer. Non rusting mix chamber $1,000. Colorado. [email protected]
Taos, New Mexico. Includes successful teaching studio, thriving membership and workshop program, sales gallery, online gallery and established reputation locally and nationally. Assets include 2 electric kilns, test kiln, wood kiln, electric wheels, custom gallery furniture, work tables, ware racks. Long term lease in a great location. Landlord is willing to negotiate building sale. $50K [email protected]
willing to train but experience a plus. Skilled craftsman earn $13.50 – $22.50, piece rate can earn more. Email [email protected] with resume and pictures. Call Andy at (603) 312-3808 for more information. Immediate Opening.
trained in all aspects of running a ceramics studio; B.F.A. and managerial experience required; teaching experience highly preferred. Salary: Commensurate with experience. Full time, flexible schedule required. Organization: GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, 201 Washington St. Reading, PA. Website: goggleworks.org. Contact: James Pastore, Director of Programs Operations: [email protected].
for Summer workshops in rural NY state. Duties include: studio maintenance, glaze making, kiln loading and firing, assisting in workshops, etc. In exchange for housing, stipend, free clay & firings. Please send letter of intent, resume, and images of work to: Susan Beecher at; [email protected]. by April 30.
Whitefish Pottery, a small production pottery in northwest Montana, is seeking a second full-time individual for throwing and various other tasks. Experience preferred, i.e., having worked for ‘piece-work’ previously but will train. Hiking, fishing, skiing, rafting, Glacier National Park! Call Tom @ 406-862-8211. While at NCECA call 406-253-3161.
Farmhouse Pottery, based in Woodstock VT, is looking for full time studio potters with experience. Competitive hourly wage with PTO and 401K. Please email resume/portfolio to [email protected]
seeks an energetic full time Illustrator / Relief Sculptor to create new designs and sculpt prototypes. Experience with the human form and realism a must. Full description at http://www.pottersfire.com/#!opportunities/c1jit. Contact Elizabeth at [email protected]. Salaried with production incentives, bonuses, and profit sharing.
a production studio seeks an experienced production potter for throwing & assembling acomplete line of wares. Full-time, salaried with production incentives, bonuses, and profit sharing. Herndon, Virginia. Learn more at: http://www.pottersfire.com/#!opportunities/c1jit. Contact Elizabeth at [email protected].
July 22-30. Silver City, New Mexico. Featuring workshops by clay artists Bede Clarke from Columbia, MO, Clarence Cruz of Towa Pueblo, NM, Marko Fields from Minneapolis, MN, and local Silver City, NM artist Zoe Wolfe; and presenting Mata Ortiz artist Diego Valles as the juror for the International Juried Exhibition, “A Tile and A Vessel”. The CLAY Festival also includes other hands-on workshops, lectures, exhibitions, CLAY Poker Tournament, youth activities, tours, and a special Farm-to-Table extravaganza as the opening celebration. Now accepting entries for the exhibition mentioned above, and for CLAYfest Market vendors. Visit www.CLAYFestival.com for more information.
Independence, MO (816) 254-7552 www.323CLAY.com MIKE STUMBRAS – The Hand, The Eye – June 23-24 $175 This 2-day workshop will focus on process and design, including slip trailing, mishima carving, water etching, hand built, and wheel thrown elements. We will talk about consulting resources for inspiration and the poetry of interactions between surface and form.
STEVEN HILL – Throwing, Spraying and ^6 Electric Firing – Sept. 29-Oct 1 $350 This 3-day workshop will focus on the spraying and layering techniques that give Steven Hill Pottery its’ unique look. You will work in Steven Hill’s studio, using his glazes, his spray guns, and receive coaching directly from Steven.
with John Britt, August 25-27 2017, at the Wedge Ceramics Studio in Reno NV. www.thewedgeceramics.com
August 29 – October 7, 2017. Deadline for entry: June 15, 2017. Info/Prospectus: www.bcaarts.org
July 22-30. Silver City, New Mexico. Featuring workshops by nationally recognized artists Bede Clarke and Marko Fields; and presenting Diego Valles as the juror for the International Juried Exhibition, “A Tile and A Vessel”. The CLAY Festival also includes other hands-on workshops, lectures, exhibitions, CLAY Poker Tournament, youth activities, tours, and a special Farm-to-Table extravaganza as the opening celebration. Now accepting entries for the exhibition mentioned above, and for CLAYfest Market vendors. Visit www.CLAYFestival.com for more information.
Jerry Bennett at Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, August 21-26, 2017. Sponsored by New Mexico Potters and Clay Artists (NMPCA). More information and register: www.nmpca.com. (505)466-3070.
Sewing Clay: Slip Transferred Patterns on Slab-built Pots. Fun and learning in New Mexico. September 9-10, 2017. Sponsored by New Mexico Potters and Clay Artists (NMPCA). More information and register: www.nmpca.com. (505)466-3070.
hosts Kouta Shimazaki for Ceramics Workshop – April 22-23, 2017. $175-$225/person. Details & Register at www.studioartsboulder.org
in Denver!! August 5-6, 2017 (Saturday and Sunday) Gallery opening Friday August 4, 2017. Contact [email protected] or call 303 295-0717
13/18 June 2017. Nathalie Domingo and Luca Tripaldi, ceramic artists known for their inspired approach to porcelain and paper porcelain, invite you to take part in a week-long workshop in France. During this workshop, you’ll be introduced to techniques for creating porcelain filaments and organic pieces with airy, honeycomb structures and you’ll learn how to combine porcelain and vegetal, mineral and metal materials. www.nathaliedomingo.com – www.lucatripaldi.com Download the program on our website: www.atelierterra.fr Contact: Nathalie Domingo – [email protected]
New Mexico: August 21-26, 2017: Jerry Bennett, Handbuilding with Paperclay. September 9-10, 2017: Lauren Karle, Sewing Clay. Sponsored by New Mexico Potters and Clay Artists (NMPCA). More Information and register: www.nmpca.com. (505)466-3070
July 22-30. Silver City, New Mexico. Featuring BEDE CLARKE’S 5-day workshop: “Drawing/Painting on Clay: Line, Color, Imagery”. The CLAY Festival offers hands-on workshops, lectures, exhibitions, CLAY Poker Tournament, youth activities, tours, CLAYfest Market, and a special Farm-to-Table extravaganza as the opening celebration. The International Juried Exhibition, “A Tile and A Vessel”, is accepting entries now. Visit www.CLAYFestival.com for more information.
April 29-May 1. Steven Hill’s Journey Workshop, May 21-27 (1st of 3 sessions). www.alisonpalmerstudio.com. The Alison Palmer Studio, South Kent CT 06785
at gorgeous SNC TAHOE this summer! Matt Katz, Martha Grover, Andy Ruble, Randy Brodnax and Don Ellis, Kevin Snipes, Eric Stearns, and Michael Lucero. www.sierranevada.edu/workskhops 775.881.7588
Ceramics Workshops in 2016 sponsored by the NMPCA: Joe Bova “After the Flood, Animal Ranch” August 14-19. Sheryl Zacharia “Bump up the Scale, Expand Your Ideas” August 22-27. Monika Kaden “Expressive Figure Sculpture: Movement & Form” October 20-23. NMPCA “Ceramic Surfaces: Get on Top Of It” September 9-11.www.nmpotters.org for information and registration. Clay workshops sponsored by Ghost Ranch, with Barbara Campbell: “March Mudness”, March 14-20. “Raku, Thinking Small,” July 10-16. “Thinking Celtic in Clay,” July 17-23. “Clay is Infinite, We Can Do Anything,” July 24-30. www.ghostranch.org. Judy Nelson-Moore, (505)466-3070.
through September 26. Presenting 72 ceramic works by 51 artists from across the country. View and purchase works on-line: www.deltacollege.edu/div/finearts/dept/dca/gallery/ link to ART.
to assist in studio management and teaching. Two year commitment preferred. RA has private studio space, free firing, reclaimed clay, glaze materials and access to all studio equipment. Friendly studio and town. Beautiful location overlooking MS River. RA is paid for teaching. Contact Patricia at [email protected] or call 601-215-5121.
September 14-17, 2017. Join a small group of potters for a weekend on Martha’s Vineyard for a special workshop with Master Potter Jeff Shapiro. Learn alternative approaches to slab work and explore Martha’s Vineyard in the beautiful fall season. Visit www.clayartcenter.org for details
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.
“From the Ground Up XXVIII”; Las Cruces Museum of Art; eligibility- Mountain Time Zone region; deadline April 21; juror- Steven Hill; cash awards; prospectus: www.pottersguildlc.com. 575-541-2221.
Turn Key Studio & Gallery For Sale. $35,000 for all equipment, business name and lease at great location. Call 305.923.6199 for more details.
at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ. Studio space, materials, and use of all kilns provided in exchange for taking 1 undergraduate college credit. Deadline May 1st, 2017. For more information contact Jason Hess at [email protected]
Three month summer program starts June 1 and ends in August with a Noborigama firing. Nine month to one year program starts September 1. For additional information [email protected] , NCECA T47 or (434 248 5074)
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 protected].
For Sale. Large, turn-key Ceramic Studio, w/adjacent retail Gallery (2 levels) and 3rd level Apt w/Balcony. Lease considered. Contact [email protected]
(concrete/steel) with 3 BEDROOM HOME next to midwest University. Previous home professor of sculpture and ceramics. One block from Pittsburg (Kansas) State University (enrollment 7,000 with new $33 million Fine Arts Center completed 2015). Large gas fired kiln with pug mill in basement with large moving hoist on top story. Two fireplaces. $88,000. Adjacent property, two bedroom cottage on two lots (perfect university rental unit) also available as package at $45,000. Call 808-937-7674 http://evianneelise.wix.com/1919-south-locust
near Mars Hill, NC is for sale. Situated on 3.642 acres just 20 minutes north of Asheville, NC and 40 minutes from The Penland School in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. The two story stone encased home has 2175 sq. feet to fulfill all your needs. Metal kiln building is 12×20 with a propane line, buried 500 gallon leased tank, and 100 amps 240v electricity. The first floor is partially finished, heated, 2 sinks, a ½ bath, large glass French doors, and wired for a potter’s studio. The upstairs has 3 carpeted bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, large cathedral ceiling great room, hardwood and tile floors with beautiful views off the east porch. Just plug in your equipment and start making pots. Call Tom at 828-606-0416 for more details. $335,000.00
gallery featuring Maine studio potters since 1988. 3 acre property also includes spacious studio and extensive beautiful gardens with 300 feet frontage on Route One. 207-338-1108, [email protected]
Cozy home and large studio on 40 acres tucked into the rolling hills of Western Wisconsin. Outbuildings and ‘retro’ chicken coop as well. Call 715-285-5692
4 bedroom, 2 bath contemporary, approximately 80 acres in Averill Park Schools just 30 minutes to Albany, 45 minutes to Berkshires, 1 hour to Saratoga Springs, & less than 3 hours to NYC! Perfect for a potter with work and show areas in basement w/240V outlet for included Paragon electric kiln, walkout door to 35 cu. ft. wood-burning kiln. Patio with stone charcoal BBQ, 4 season sun room, perennial gardens, koi pond, 60×40 steel building, 2 car garage plus detached 2 car garage with work shop, metal barn & shed – all with electric. Hardwood and ceramic tile floors, kitchen & bathroom remodels/updates, double sided stone fireplace with wood stove insert & pizza oven, 8 KW photovoltaic electric for low electricity costs, thermal solar domestic hot water & hot water heat with wood/oil fuel option. 346 Horse Haven Road, Averill Park, NY 12018. Visit www.346HorseHavenRoad.com. Diane Sluus Associate Broker Keller Williams Capital District 518-322-5058 [email protected] $369,500
S.E. Arizona home/studio/gallery. Environmentalist’s dream. One acre with 20 fruit trees, $20 monthly electric/gas bills. Send qualifications. P.O. Box 957, Bisbee Arizona 85603. $230K
Wonderful two bedroom, two bath house on 5.8 acres in Penland, North Carolina, built by notable ceramics artist and teacher Norman Schulman. Close to Penland School in a quiet, peaceful setting facing the North Toe River. Rented artist studio on the property. Many creative possibilities including as a summer or year-round home; build additional houses for a family compound; parcel and sell additional acreage; build additional easily rentable artist studios! Contact Sybil Argintar, Broker, Asheville Realty Group. [email protected] or (828) 230-3773
www.starflowerfarmstudios.com 150 acres, huge studio/gallery, restored farm house with retreat apartment. Phone, after viewing website, 207-525-3593
Mid Twentieth Century Modern 4 bedroom House with 800 square foot ceramic studio for sale in Farmington Hills Michigan. Lush shade garden. Images and contact information at www.elizabethlurie.com.
Custom log home, 1200sf pottery studio, barn, views! Central AZ Mountains. 36cf Olson propane kiln included. Google: 112 N Seldom Creek Lane. Call 928-474-4554
private and peaceful rustic modern beach house directly on Lake Huron. Three bedrooms, 2 baths, sleep 4-5. Write, paint, kayak, sail, hike, fish, meditate. Ten minutes from Oscoda AuSable River Canoe Marathon finish line. Weekly $1800. Fully equipped ceramic studio for additional fee. Photos and contact information www.vrbo.com/1015288.
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 ﬁ[email protected]; or www.jeffzamek.com.
Workshops in a facility of great fascination. Italian culture, Mediterranean flair, food and wine. Check out the programme and the newly added travel section at www.lameridiana.fi.it
Instructors of international reputation, great learning experience, genuine food and wines. Full programme at www.lameridiana.fi.it
WITH DISCOVERY ART TRAVEL DENYS JAMES
INDIA 2017, November 18 – December 11. Rajasthan,Taj Mahal. Discover the Masala of India: wander through sacred sites, intricately decorated palaces and streets lined with painted mansions. Admire the skills and designs of potters and fabric block printers. Savour colours, spices and exquisite cuisine. Overnight in historic palaces and castles.
MOROCCO 2018, April 9 – 30. Meander through the Medinas of Fez and Marrakech soaking up medieval markets with their fabrics and crafts. Enjoy a camel ride into the desert. Be captivated by adobe castles, tile art and Roman mosaics. Stay in Moroccan Riads and visit traditional potters.
ANDALUCIA, SPAIN, November 2018. Explore the Moorish Influence on Ceramics, Tiles and Architecture.
Ceramics, Sushi, and Sightseeing in Japan! Two-week trip, May 17th – June 1st, 2017. Visit potteries, art museums, temples, shrines, and art studios. Hands on workshops; an incredible experience! www.sierranevada.edu/workskhops 775.881.7588