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Used Peter Pugger VPM-60-TE pug mill. Motor, vac pump, aluminum barrel and hopper in clean, very good condition! Comes with rolling stand and some custom tile dies. $5,500. Contact Bob at Georgie’s Ceramic and Clay Co. (800)999-2529.
FULL SERVICE CERAMICS STUDIO IN LONG BEACH, CA. FOR SALE, ASKING $150,000. This is a full service ceramics studio! The business is growing and profitable. A full range of services are offered including adult classes, private instruction, children’s classes, kid’s summer camp, open sessions, studio space, gallery venue, private parties and special events. 1,200 sq. ft. fully equipped with gas and electric kilns, 11 electric wheels, pugmill slab roller, extruders, on-site laundry, etc. Lots of opportunities for growth and expansion. Rare opportunity for the right individual. This type of business does not come on the market often. www.clayonfirst.com. Please do not disturb business, call Phil Wolfstein (310)539-8300, Ext. 213 for details.
Ratcliffe Jigger/Jolly machine for sale. 240 V, 2hp motor, 1 ph, 20 amp circuit. Includes all mold making equipment, rings, back cases, jigger heads/buckets, face plates, indexing slugs. Excellent condition and well cared for. Excellent production tool for those needing to produce more work. Can ship or you pick-up in Denver (303) 295-0717.
4” Venco De-airing PugMill on a steel rolling cart. Elmer Taylor’s personal pugmill, never used by students! Pick-up only in Denton, TX. $2,500. Contact Valerie for information (940)369-6509 or email@example.com.
Axner Fireball 10″ Oxyprobe. Excellent condition. New porcelain sleeve. 10 firings. $625. Free shipping. Will email pictures upon request. firstname.lastname@example.org.
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: email@example.com.
Ceramics Technician– The University of Oregon Erb Memorial Union (EMU) in Eugene, Oregon, invites applications for a part-time (.75 FTE) Ceramics Technician in the Craft Center. This position organizes, manages, and executes daily operations of the ceramic studio. Deadline for application is Dec. 14th. The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status. For complete job posting information and application, please visit: http://jobs.uoregon.edu/classified.php?id=5693.
Camp Towanda, residential coed summer camp in northeastern PA has positions for Ceramics instructor/counselors. June 12-August 13. Teach children 6 -16 ceramics, pottery, hand building, and wheel work. Strong instructional skills, experience loading, and firing kilns required. Visit www.camptowanda.com. Click Work@Camp. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. (570)253-3266.
Full-Time Ceramic Studio Assistant at Laura Zindel Design (Brattleboro, VT). Studio Assistant duties include: ram press, slip cast, trip and prep green ware, low fire glazing, decal decoration, load and fire kilns, prepare glaze and clay materials, and studio maintenance. Please email cover letter, resume, and portfolio to email@example.com.
Daily Bird Pottery, a full production studio has an immediate opening for an experienced production thrower. Year-round, full-time work. All unglazed and hand burnished wares. Located in Port Townsend, WA. Full description at dailybirdpottery.com/wordpress/job-description/. Contact Xoe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community POTTERY STUDIO MANAGER Opening. Full-time. Managerial, Teaching and technical abilities a must. See our full job description at straycatarts.com.
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.
Potter’s Fire, LLC, a fun, fast-paced, professional production studio in Herndon, Virginia has immediate openings for full-time and part-time production hand-builders. Email Elizabeth Payne at email@example.com.
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.
BILL VAN GILDER WORKSHOPS 2016 – Jan. 15th-17th, Demo Workshop at the Lovett School, Atlanta, GA., January 29th – 31st, Demo Workshop at the Foosaner Art Museum, Melbourne, FL, March 18th – 20th, Demo Workshop hosted by the Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati at North Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY. March 30th– April 1st. Demo Workshop, University of North Texas, Denton, TX. June and July, Four Hands-On Weekend Workshops at the Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, DE. Visit my website for more details: www.vangilderpottery.com.
“Electric Dirt: A New Ceramic Landscape” with Garth Johnson, David Hicks and Cheyenne Rudolph – demo symposium sponsored by Glassell School of Art and ClayHouston in Houston, TX focusing on electric firing and digital/video applications. April 30- May 1, 2016, 10 am-5:30 pm, free and open to the public. For more information contact Jeff Forster at firstname.lastname@example.org or Michelle Matthews at email@example.com.
Mold Making-Slip Casting classes and Glaze Workshop: Introduction to cone 6 @ Sculpture Space NYC. We are a ceramic center located in Queens (NYC) dedicated to sculptors, designers and potters. http://www.sculpturespacenyc.com/classes-workshops/.
BILL VAN GILDER WINTER WORKSHOPS 2016 – Jan. 15-17, at the Lovett School, Atlanta, GA. with George McCauley; Feb. 5-7, 3-day Hands-on workshop hosted by the Mud Club in Coral Springs, FL, March 18th – 20th; Demo workshop hosted by the Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati at North Kentucky University. Visit my website for more details: www.vangilderpottery.com.
JEFF OESTREICH TWO-DAY WORKSHOP, Feb 21-22, 2015 at Funke Fired Arts, Cincinnati, OH. Thrown, altered, assembled forms. Free slide lecture Friday PM. Student pricing available. www.funkefiredarts.com or (513)871-2529.
Artists Cohousing in Boulder County Colorado: Join 24 art-loving people/families — each owning a home and studio — sharing common art facilitates. Studios, gallery, classrooms, performance spaces. www.artistscohousing.com; www.meetup.com/artists-housing-community. Contact: (303)317-4558; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Ghost Ranch, New Mexico: 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.
North Carolina Pottery Center: Seagrove, NC: Accepting applications for clay residency positions of varying lengths, typically of one to six months duration. Available dates start August 1, 2016, perhaps earlier. Fully equipped studio space, electric kilns, two wood-burning kilns, stipend, subsidized housing, etc. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Details and online application available at www.ncpotterycenter.org.
Bayside Clay Center (BCC), located in Portland, Maine, is accepting associate members. BCC provides workspace and shared equipment, sales opportunities at holiday and spring events, workshops, and L&L Kiln distribution. Internship opportunities available for 2016. www.baysideclaycenter.com.
2016 California Clay Competition. April 29 – May 27, 2016. Due: Feb. 13, 2016. Juror: Brian Tanner. CA Residents only. Clay – Functional and Sculptural. Fee: $15 per entry. Enter online at http://theartery.net/ccc.html.
RESIDENCY AND EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITY for Ceramic Installation Artist at Arch Contemporary Ceramics, Tiverton, RI; 8-week Residency (February 1-March 31, 2015); 24-hour studio access with unrestricted use of 12’x16’ gallery space to develop and construct site-specific installation culminating with a solo exhibition April 2015. Juried by David Katz; Apply by: November 20, 2015; Application info: www.archcontemporary.com.
Studio space available for $150 per month. Spaces come with wheels and glazing materials. Gas, electric, raku, and wood fire kilns. Advanced potters need only apply. (321)652-5606.
The 5th CTC exhibition is open to all ceramic artists over the age of 18 who currently reside in the Central Time Zone (including areas of Canada and Mexico within this time zone). All forms of ceramic expression created within the last three years are encouraged. The show will be judged by Verne Funk. Funk, after forty years of teaching, retired from Texas Tech University with Professor Emeritus status. In 2007 he was accepted as a member of the International Academy of Ceramics. He is an active studio artist now living in San Antonio. There will be three cash awards selected by the juror: 1st place – $1,000.00, 2nd place – $500.00, 3rd place – $250.00. For more information and to apply please visit us at: https://art.bradley.edu/bug/5th-central-time-call-for-entries/.
Learn what galleries want! Step by step guidance for design, development, pricing and pre-show logistics. New to Market Grants $700 Apply: AmericanMadeShow.com. email@example.com.
Access Arts in Columbia, MO, seeks Ceramics Artist in Residence. Living quarters and studio space provided in return for teaching classes and community outreach. For more info: http://www.schoolofservice.org/air.html.
Custom Extruder & Pugmill Dies from 39.99. Custom dies For North Star, Brent, Bailey or Scott Creek Extruders & any pugmill. Any material. Download order form at www.northstarequipment.com or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.Phone: 1-800-231-7896.
Rule the Roll! Get Roll-N-Rule an artsy ruled canvas perfect for all your slab and hand building work. Available @ www.northstarequipment.com or call 1-800-231-7896. Buy two – Get Free Freight.
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 HANDBUILDING TEMPLATES! Developed by Sandi Pierantozzi. A set of 24 durable, flexible, templates to create a variety of Circular/Conical Forms. DVD also available. Perfect For Teachers and Potters. www.CircleMatic.com.
Thriving studio/gallery for sale! Located in beautiful Northeast Connecticut, this is an established, 13 year old teaching studio with attached gallery boasts a dedicated community of students and a solid local reputation. Located in Putnam, a small arts-focused town which draws from the surrounding 50+ miles and has recently gone through a renaissance. Great energy, both in the studio and the larger community. Email for more details: email@example.com.
3,000 sq. ft. home on 18 acres in Spring Green Wisconsin with complete ceramics studio with electric cone 10 kiln and complete photography studio with wet darkroom, both attached. Two-car attached garage and workshop MLS listing 1754571. (608)588-2478.
40 x 40 ft. ceramics studio and a one bedroom mobile home. The studio has fabulous natural light, a large gas kiln, two electric kilns, a slab roller, a Peter Pug mill, and many extras. Silver City, NM is home to a large clay arts community and features an annual clay arts festival. We are in a unique location next to 40 million acres of protected wilderness, the Gila River, and two lakes. $129,000. (575)654-2919.
Seagrove, North Carolina, six beautiful acres with old growth oak, pecan, and magnolia trees. Eight hundred square foot stick built studio/showroom. Across from major pottery on pottery map. Two story farmhouse, barn with four horse stalls, two story granary with chicken coop, and workshop. Contact Joe at (336)465-1790 or Barbara at (336)465-1791.
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.
Studio and cottage for sale: 10390 54th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL. 24 x 20 studio, outbuilding, kiln shed, 40 x 100 ft. back parcel, unincorporated county, 34 ft. above sea level yet close to Madeira Beach. (727) 501-4546; OrangeGrovePottery.com.
Mid-Coastal Maine Potter’s Retreat. Beautiful ceramics studio/living space on 110 acres. Woods trails, swimming pond, private lessons and critiques/group workshops. Nearby ocean and sailboat. www.starflowerfarmstudios.com; (207) 525-3593.
Stunning 1847 New Hampshire renovated four-bedroom farm-house (furnished or not) with two full bath and three modern woodstoves (one modern soapstone & furnace backup), wide pine floors, screened porch, new kitchen and connected showroom on wooded lot near the Blackwater river, just 17 minutes from Concord with stand-alone large, modern furnished pottery studio, big, windows with gas wood-stove, cable/internet, gas set up for second reduction kin, new electric kiln by pond near tourism sales opportunity on gorgeous land surrounded by trees available for rent or sale. Rent $1,450. Sale $298,000. Available after March 1, 2016 see photos at www.charleslafond.net. Contact at firstname.lastname@example.org; (603)344-2711.
Santa Fe Pottery Studio with space for rent. Our 2,600 sq. ft. professional pottery is looking for one or two artists. 2 reduction fired gas kilns, and raku firing. $300 full-time per month, with part time options. Contact (505)738-6772.
Rental WANTED: Living/ potting space in North San Diego County, CA from September/October on. Contact Julie: email@example.com.
Central Ohio Kiln Repair and Consulting. I can assist you with kiln repair, firing questions, clay, or glaze issues. 33 years’ experience in clay. Details at www.cpowellpottery.com.
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
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.
BARRO.CO CLAY STUDIO in San Miguel de Allende, MEXICO, offers sculpture classes and special invited artist workshops; August 2016 Susannah Zucker & Clayton Keyes ‘Figure Sculpting’; September 2016 Lisa Clague & Debra Fritts ‘Dreaming in Clay and Metal’; October 2016 Maiolica Painting with Liz Quackenbush, April 2017 Tip Toland & Richard Notkin ‘The Figure/The Object: A Surrealist Approach’, August 2017 Paul Andrew Wandless ‘Image Transfer on Clay’. www.barro-co.com.
Visit beautiful Hawaii while expanding your clay knowledge! Caroline Douglas: January 9-11; Ken Matsuzaki: February 7-9; Jan Edwards: February 27-28 and March 5-6; Stephen Mickey: May 1-3. Ongoing classes in various media. Visit: www.donkeymillartcenter.org or call: (808)322-3362.
Visit and collaborate with potters of Nicaragua. Join Potters for Peace February 1-15, 2016. $1,800 covers all expenses except airfare and personal purchases. Work with indigenous artisans, learn about ceramic water filters, explore warm beautiful Nicaragua. www.pottersforpeace.org or Abby: (303)442-1253.
OVERSEAS CERAMIC WORKSHOPS & TOURS WITH DISCOVERY ART TRAVEL- Small, culturally sensitive groups using local interpreters and experts. Denys James, Canada 1-250-537-4906 www.denysjames.com; firstname.lastname@example.org. Burma (Myanmar), Morocco, Sicily.
MOROCCO 2016, October 17 – November 7, The Full Circle – 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. Denys James, www.discoveryarttravel.com.
SICILY, ITALY, 2017. April 22 – May 10 — Majolica, Mosaics & Architectural Masterpieces. Explore this diverse Italian island, rich in its ceramics, architecture, history, beauty, cuisine and wine. www.discoveryarttravel.com.