“Functional Ceramics 2017,” hosted by the Ohio Designer Craftsman, will feature pottery by 20 artists from across the country. It will be presented at the Wayne Center for the Arts in Wooster, Ohio. For more information, see www.ohiocraft.org or call (330) 264-2787.
Along with the exhibition, the “Functional Ceramics Workshop” will be held April 21–22, with presenters Tara Wilson, Nick Joerling and Liz Zlot Summerfield. A reception will be held on Thursday, April 20, 7:00pm – 9:00, at the Wayne Art Center.
At Bulldog Pottery's "Daffie Days” we will be celebrating spring with new crystalline vases. "Daffie Days" is on the same day as The Celebration of Seagrove Potters Spring Kiln Opening.
"Celebration of Spring" is held in April each year and is a studio tour offering fresh new ideas and a great way for the potters to jump start the season. We invite you to come, bring a group of your friends and be ready for an adventure. During this special event over 50 shops will host kiln openings, studio tours, demonstrations, and special events. Participate in our Card Stamp program and be entered to win a $150 gift certificate to use one participating shop of your choice! Check back often for more info as we get closer to the date! For more information, see http://discoverseagrove.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/CelebrationOfSeagrovePotters/
The Worcester Center for Crafts Pottery Invitational is a nationally recognized, 2½ -day exhibit that brings pottery to the people. The invited potters listed below will be present to talk with the public about their work:
Normandy Alden, Hayne Bayless, Rebecca Chapell, Michael Connelly, Bruce Gholson and Samantha Henneke –Bulldog Pottery, Sarah Heimann, Jody Johnstone, Robbie Lobell, Maya Machin, Colleen McCall, Hannah Niswonger, Tom O'Malley, Aysha Peltz, Jeremy Randall, Nicholas Seidner, Willi Singleton, Stacey Snyder, Brian Taylor, Kyla Toomey, Todd Wahlstrom, Holly Walker, Adero Willard
Seagrove Potters Bruce Gholson and Samantha Henneke host 3 outstanding potters at Bulldog Pottery in Seagrove, NC. The "Cousins in Clay" contemporary pottery show and sale offers the opportunity to find original ceramic art at very accessible prices. This popular yearly pottery show features a wide spectrum of ceramics ranging from traditional to contemporary designs, from decorative to functional ware -- beautiful and useful -- ceramic art for the wall and table. Featuring special honored guests Lindsay Oesterritter, Kenyon Hansen and Michael Kline. Fpr more information, see www.cousinsinclay.com
Bruce and Samantha have been invited to show their work at the 13th Annual Potters Market Invitational presented by the Delhom Service League, the Ceramics Affiliate of the Mint Museum.
Bruce and Samantha have been invited for the second year to participate in this invitational pottery festival held by the Northern Clay Center in Minneapolic, Minnesota.
Samantha and Bruce have been invited to join with 15 other potters to present their work at the Sixth Annual Show and Sale at the Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital on October 27 - 29. The Preview Reception will be on Friday evening, Oct. 27, from 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Tickets are available for on-line sale ($30 in advance) here.
Saturday, November 21, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, November 22, 10:00 am - 4:000 pm
Our Holiday Kiln Opening date this year TBA.