The show will be in the center’s main gallery and will be on display from August 5 to November 25, 2017. This exhibition will celebrate the diversity of dinnerware that North Carolina’s potters create. We are inviting twenty potters from across North Carolina
I will be teaching with Courtney Martin this summer August 13-25th at Penland in the NC mountains. It is going to be FUN. The class is called "Viva Handbuilding" Penland offers many great scholarships if you are interested in applying check out their offerings.
Comprised of over 175 artists, CraftBoston Holiday is a highly regarded, must-attend event for artists, collectors, and craft enthusiasts. Presented at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, CraftBoston Holiday is conveniently located in a fashionable, concentrated shopping district perfect for the holiday season. Come for the day to shop for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts, meet and support the makers, and learn about fine contemporary craft.
I am having a small online sale of mugs June 1st 2017 at noon EST until June 2nd at noon EST.
We have been invited to participate in the art of the pot studio tour and sales in Austin, Texas mother's day weekend 2017.
Group exhibition at the Ohio Craft Museum in Wooster Ohio.
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Please join me and 20+ artists at our studio for our annual holiday sale and party. I will have lots of new pots, plants and a table full of seconds. There will be lots of other potters selling work along with letterpress, paintings, jewelry and more. We will have a live DJ and refreshments. SouthSide Studios is located at 3 Mulvaney Street, Asheville, NC 28803
Hope to see you there!
Sunday December 4 from noon until 6pm we will be selling pottery at our favorite show of the year. It's a fast and furious 6 hour show with lots of great vendors, beer and FUN. This year The Big Crafty will be held at the Civic Center.
Fee: $100 (includes materials)
Kurinuki is a Japanese method of carving a pot out of a solid block clay. The first class students will receive 2 solid blocks of clay and tools to use to carve out the interior and shape and hone the exterior to make 2 ceramic cups. We will use a variety of rasps, knives and ceramic carving tools to make a functional cup out of a block of clay. The second class students will glaze and decorate their work with ash and shino glazes and iron oxide and wax. All cups will be fired to cone 10 in a gas reduction kiln and returned to students.
National Council on Education in the Ceramic Arts Conference (NCECA) in Kansas City, MO from March 16th – 19, 2016.
Come join me for a 6 week workshop in my studio in Asheville and learn how to make custom molds and dishes. The class is offered in the morning and evening starting February 3rd. The class includes all materials and homemade vegetarian soup and drinks. You will leave the class with a plate setting of 3 dishes for 4 people, 12 dishes in all. No previous clay experience necessary. See workshops on the website www.melissaweisspottery.com
Join SouthSide Studios for our 2nd annual holiday sale and party. Featuring the live honky tonk music of Hearts Gone South, art for sale from over 20 artists, snacks and drinks. We are located at 3 mulvaney street, asheville, NC 28803
We can't wait to come to DC and participate in this incredible craft show!
Hope to see you in Greenville, SC this fall weekend.
Hope to see you at this craft show. We are making some new pots for our september shows.
My hometown show!