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Kiln Shelves 12×24; 24 cu.ft. updraft Gas Kiln; Ware Carts; Ram Press Die Rings priced to sell. (318) 614-0300; Dubach, LA 71235.
Ram press, cases, molds, storage shelves and ware carts. 30 cu.ft. Geil fiber, 24 cu.ft. updrafts, L&L electric DaVinci x2827. Pug mill, 7 hp. Priced to sell Ruston, Louisiana. email@example.com; (318) 251-1310.
For Sale by Owner: Fully equipped clay studio with Geil gas (propane) kiln, 1400 sq.ft. underground home and liveable barn. 160 forest acres in Arkansas Ozarks. On grid with solar panels, composting toilets, 4000 gallon cistern, woodburning stoves in all buildings. $300,000. (501)661-9278.
DaVinci T3445 5-Ring Kiln. Currently hooked up with only two rings and easy hinge lift lid. 240V, 3-Phase, 119.9 amps for total 5 ring assembly. Also works well for glass slumping. Kiln is a ten years and only fired about ten times! It’s in fantastic shape. $4800 firm. Call Natalie for photos. (401) 339-5444; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bailey De-airing Pugmill Mixer MXP-50 in excellent condition. Asking $3750. Located in Rhinebeck, NY. (845) 876-3190; email@example.com.
Skutt KM 1027 Digital 1-phase Kiln, Cone 10, max 240 volts, near perfect condition. Includes safety lid lifter, Orton Ventmaster, 8 half shelves, one full shelf. Fired under 50x; minimal wear. Bluebird Pug Mill, 440 1-phase 115 volts, with speedaire vacuum pump. Delivery possible. Each Item $1800. Photos available. Outside Boston; prices are flexible. EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Resident Potter: Established Gallery connected to studio. Gas-reduction stoneware, wheel and slab. Full time, Salary, furnished apartment, use of all facilities. Beautiful North Georgia Mountains, close to North Carolina Pottery Centers. Contact: Cindy Angliss at hickoryflatpottery.com.
Art Tenure Track Faculty Position at Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio beginning Fall 2014. MFA or equivalent in Sculpture, Ceramics or Small Metals. Versatile artist based in three-dimensional media. For complete job description and application process visit www.bluffton.edu/about/employment.
General Manager Position for Brickyard Ceramics and Crafts in Indianapolis, IN. The retail/wholesale location associated with the American Art Clay Company is seeking a full time person with a minimum of three years of ceramic and managerial experience. For more information and to submit resumes contact email@example.com.
Head of Ceramics, Assistant Professor, at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Department of Art and Design, Edwardsville, IL. To view a complete job description visit www.siue.edu/employment/employmentopportunities/cas/FY14-27.shtml.
deCordova Museum Ceramic Sculpture Studio offers workshops throughout the year. Build your dream sculpture with the support of resident artist Bruce Barry. Lincoln, MA. www.decordova.org/ceramics.
CLAY Festival 2014: July 30 – August 3. Enjoy a variety of workshops, demonstrations, lectures, juried exhibitions, tours, a clay market, youth activities, a Gala reception, live music, and more in Silver City, New Mexico. Some events require registration. Now accepting entries for the 2014 International Juried Exhibition: A Tile & A Vessel. Visit www.clayfestival.com.
Pottery West Summer 2014 Tom Coleman ‘All About Porcelain’ June 9-15th. From Crystal Mattes to Copper Reds to Shinos to Celadons. What makes a great glaze depends upon the material you’re applying it to. This hands-on workshop covers throwing, altering, sectional work, spray-glazing and firing gas reduction to cone 10. Includes 2 firings in a 27 cu ft Geil Kiln. Visit potterywest.com/a/tom-coleman-workshops/ for more information and call Ruth Kline at (702) 685-7573 to register.
Pottery West Summer 2014 Amy Kline ‘Sculptural Porcelain’ July 14-18th. Masking and blasting, textures and polishing. Compliment your glazes by adding a sculptural surface to your work. Throwing, altering and sculptural techniques will be covered in this hands-on workshop. Includes a bisque firing and techniques for masking and glazing. Visit potterywest.com/a/amy-kline/ for more information and call Ruth Kline at (702) 685-7573 to register.
Functional Ceramics Workshop at Wayne Center for the Arts, Wooster, Ohio. April 25–26, 2014. Reception April 24. Presenters Suze Lindsay, Daniel Johnston, Jeff Campana. Fee: $180; student: $85. Register at www.functionalworkshop.com.
Chris Gustin Workshop at Lighthouse ArtCenter, Tequesta Florida. January 24 & 25, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. $175 for members, $200 for nonmembers. Gustin solo exhibit, November 14, 2013 to February 14, 2014. Artist talk and reception January 23, 6 p.m. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (561) 748-8737. www.lighthousearts.org.
2014 Gulf Coast Biennial Clay Conference featuring Tom Coleman. February 5-8, Pensacola Florida State College. Registration $95. Please see details at www.kilnwalk.org.
Kent State University, Downtown Gallery, 14th Annual National Juried Cup Show, March 13 – April 5, 2014. Entry Deadline February 23. Juror: Jake Allee. $20 entry fee. Over $1000 in prizes awarded. For more information, or to apply, visit galleries.kent.edu.
You can take a workshop anywhere, but it won’t be as gorgeous as Lake Tahoe! Sierra Nevada College workshops are celebrating 30 years! We’re hosting great ceramic workshops this summer with: Brian Ransom, Victoria Christen, Glenn Grishkoff, Fong Choo, Ben Carter, Kelly and Kyle Phelps, Po-Ching Fang, Tom Coleman and Randy Brodnax & Don Ellis. Other art workshops too. Credit or non-credit. Housing available. www.sierranevada.edu/workshops; (775) 881-7588.
Seeking Artists to create a unique piece of artwork for a monthly Extraordinary Person Award. Art should be a sculpture created in ceramics or other medium. For more info and our mission: www.extraordinaryawards.com/artists.
Richard Notkin Moldmaking Institute will be on hiatus for summer, 2014. Please join Richard and co-instructor Jason Walker for a special workshop in Tuscany, Italy. Ceramic Imagery: Relief Carving and Surface Illustration, July 13-26, 2014, at La Meridiana International School of Ceramic Art. For information: http://www.lameridiana.fi.it/pottery_workshops_richard_notkin_29_14.htm or contact email@example.com.
OPEN CALL: Contemporary Ceramic Work for Juried Exhibition. Deadline: March 7, 2014. Exhibition: May 2 – June 6, 2014. Juror: Garth Clark. Two prizewinners awarded joint exhibition in 2015. Entry guidelines: www.creativeartsworkshop.org. Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon St., New Haven, CT 06510; (203) 562-4927.
Bayside Clay Center, a new ceramic facility in Portland, ME, is now renting private and communal studios with 24 hour access, pugmill, kilns, spraybooth, slab roller, extruder and more. www.baysideclaycenter.com.
Seeking Studio Space – Aspiring Potter in Hillsboro,OR seeks opportunity to share work space, supplies, equipment with artist in established studio. Willing to commute to surrounding area as needed. Willing to assist artist with studio work/tasks/chores in exchange, plus negotiate a fair monthly rate to assist with studio expenses and mentoring as needed. Contact Tracy Rossi at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Strong Arm Centering and Opening Tool. Potters, stop causing injury to your wrists, thumbs and shoulders. Center and Open Clay in Seconds. This is the Greatest Tool for production potters, studio potters and schools. Get past the drudgery of centering and opening clay so you can focus on the real art and craft of Making Better Pots. Watch the video at www.marcspotterytools.com or call (585) 223-1930.
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.
FREE Online Instructional Videos by Master Potter/Teacher Tim Scull of the Canton Clay Works llc. Wheel throwing, Hand building, Firing techniques and more….beginner to intermediate. Visit cantonclayworks.com to register and view free instructional videos.
Helena, MT. Notkin/Toland Home and Studios on ten-plus acres, three miles from Archie Bray Foundation. Two story home/studio, passive solar heat gain, in-floor hydronic radiant heating system, energy efficient natural gas. Additional outbuilding studio, 110/220V, gas lines for kilns and equipment. Beautiful views. $475,000. Offered by Trimac Group, Real Estate Professionals: email@example.com; www.trimacgroup.com.
For rent: 1/2 House in rural Pennsylvania. Studio space and 2 wood kilns; a 55 cu.ft. salt and 300 cu.ft. anagama. Contact Jim at firstname.lastname@example.org for details and images.
I will come to your studio anyplace on the globe and help you dramatically improve your throwing skills in a short period of time. “WOW and more WOWS. This is how I felt after doing five workshop days with Stephen Jepson. I am a potter and a ceramics teacher at a community college and have attended many workshops, ceramic demos…It does not matter if you have been making pottery for thirty years or three days, you will learn so much…Stephen Jepson’s workshop is the BEST of the BEST.” Don F. http://jepsonpottery.com.
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.
Pottery Getaway for the Family; all ages and experience levels. Stay with working ceramicist and work in her fully equipped studio making your own dinnerware and similar projects. Living quarters consist of two suites (queen bed, private bathroom & sitting area each, one suite with convertible sofa in addition); accommodate 2-6. $1,475 per week for two includes lodging, continental breakfast, studio time, clay, glazes, firing, use of wheels, 30-ton press, slab roller, pneumatic extruder, spray booth. $300 per week per additional person. Shared use of living, dining room, kitchen. Convenient to NYC for day trips. Info, photos, contact, other terms at www.potteryvacation.com.
TUSCANY! Spring Workshops at La Meridiana: Colored porcelain with Susan Nemeth; Screenprint with Maria Garzuly; Translucency with Curtis Benzle; Vitreous Slips with Carolyn Genders; Surface Treatments with Luca Tripaldi; Architectural Ceramics with Marcia Selsor and Stephanie Stephenson. www.lameridiana.fi.it.
Visit and collaborate with the potters of Nicaragua. Join the Potters for Peace 2014 Brigade, January 25 – February 8. $1800 covers all expenses except airfare. Work with indigenous artisans, learn about ceramic water filters, explore warm beautiful Nicaragua. www.pottersforpeace.org or Abby at (303) 442-1253.
OVERSEAS CERAMIC WORKSHOPS & TOURS WITH DISCOVERY ART TRAVEL —NICARAGUA Nov. 26-Dec. 12, 2014. MYANMAR (BURMA) Jan. 28-Feb. 13, 2015. SICILY Sept. 26-Oct. 14, 2015. Small, culturally sensitive groups using local interpreters and experts. Denys James, Canada; 1-(250) 537-4906; www.denysjames.com; email@example.com.
NICARAGUA, 2014, November 26-December 12. Colorful colonial architecture, pre-Columbian and contemporary ceramics, coffee culture, and volcanoes. Save $100 register before March 1. www.discoveryarttravel.com.
MYANMAR (BURMA) 2015 Ceramics Excursion, January 28-February 13. Mandalay, Bagan, Inle Lake, Yangon. Go back in time…experience ancient pottery making and firing in traditional villages; Golden Shwedagon temple in Yangon; optional beach holiday. Denys James, Discovery Art Travel; www.denysjames.com; (250) 537-4906.
SICILY, ITALY, 2015. September 26-October 14 — Majolica, Mosaics & Architectural Masterpieces. Explore this diverse Italian island, rich in its ceramics, architecture, history, beauty, cuisine and wine. firstname.lastname@example.org.