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  • Baked quiche
    Bowls that are way better than Martha Stewart
    The potters at the Torpedo Factory and the Scope Gallery are no pushovers. In an announcement describing their current exhibit featuring “super bowls”, they are going head to head with corporate giants like Martha Stewart and Crate ...
  • American Craft Exposition
    American Craft Exposition returns to Evanston with exceptional art
    Picture not just any ceramics, glass, wood or metal art pieces but some of the best examples made in America, today. Gathering the best, one-of-a-kind pieces in one place is what the American Craft Exposition is all about when it comes to Evanston...
  • Marcy Lally's bones
    Marcy Lally's bones
    Pieces of animal skull art are common in the Southwest but local artist, Marcy Lally, brings this art form to Kansas City with exquisite pieces she created using the skulls of deer, squirrels, elk and horse in her collection called "Skin and...
  • Talavera pottery in Puebla, Mexico
    Talavera pottery and tiles in Puebla, Mexico
    The UNESCO world heritage city of Puebla, Mexico, is a perfect example of Spanish colonial urban planning. Founded in 1531 by Spanish conquistadors as La Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla's strategic location halfway between Mexico City and the...
  • San Diego Potter's Guild in Balboa Park
    Support art in Balboa Park
    Balboa Park in beautiful San Diego, California is overflowing with culture, education, botanicals and more. Included in this cornucopia of offerings sits a section of unique art in San Diego.Located in Spanish Village, in the northwest corner of...
  • Robert Mills House
    Historic Columbia to hold Galleries and Gardens: From Landrum to Leeds
    Pack your lunch and join Historic Columbia at the Robert Mills House for a special tour ofFrom Landrum to Leeds: Common Ceramics in 19th-Century Columbia, an exhibit of ceramics in the basement of the Robert Mills House.Afterwards, enjoy a picnic...
  • Far out ceramics from Far East influence
    Far out ceramics from Far East influence
    By historical accounts, some of the earliest pottery was produced in China and Japan about 10,000 years ago. The potter’s wheel was invented in Mesopotamia 4,000 years ago. Porcelain was developed in China 615 years ago. Europeans took...
  • Bold pieces displayed at the Ceramics Fair
    Bold pieces displayed at the Ceramics Fair
    This past weekend, the Bohemian National Hall played host to the 15th annual New York Ceramics Fair.Vibrant colors dominated the intricately-crafted pieces, which ranged from midnight grapefruit pink wine glasses to multicolored artistic vases,...
  • Zanesville Pottery
    ‘Zanesville Pottery’ an Ohio landmark
    Yesterday, I travelled back from a week of vacation in Ohio, visiting relatives. Whether you are travelling east or west through Ohio on U.S. Interstate 70, you will drive through Zanesville. Zanesville was the second Ohio capital before Columbus....
  • Fire Me Up Studio
    Cranford's "Fire me up! Studio" opens Tuesday September 3rd
    New to Cranford, New Jersey is the “Fire me up! Studio." If you’re looking for an interesting and different place to take the kids, host a birthday party, have a fun night out with the girls, or simply get in touch with your...
  • Wayne Higby collection on display
    Renwick Gallery hosts 'Wayne Higby Retrospective'
    Wayne Higby's vision of the American landscape appears in ceramic forms ranging from vessels and sculptures to architectural installations that have brought him national and international recognition. Higby (b. 1943) is a leading artist of the...
  • Historic Columbia Foundation opens ceramic exhibit in Robert Mills House
    Historic Columbia Foundation opens ceramic exhibit in Robert Mills House
    The Historic Columbia Foundation will debut From Landrum to Leeds: Common Ceramics in 19th-Century Columbia, a new exhibit highlighting examples of the Foundation’s collection of locally made and used ceramics, opens on July 26. From Landrum...
  • Tracie Griffith Tso
    'Fired works' display at Torpedo Factory
    Who could not resist jumping on that slow pitch thrown across the plate by Tracie Griffith at the Torpedo factory, only her headline was longer: “Spectacular display shows balance, artistry of fired works at the Torpedo Factory Art Center....
  • Five noteworthy potters plus 35 more at McGroarty Arts Center
    Five noteworthy potters plus 35 more at McGroarty Arts Center
    All Cups 2, the current exhibit at McGroarty Arts Center, continues through June 15.Not all the cups in McGroarty Arts Center’s 10th annual ceramics show are functional drinking vessels.Yet even though some of them may not suitably hold your...
  • Meet Art n Soul, one of the Artisans at Rittenhouse Sq Mother's Day Weekend 2013
    Meet Art n Soul, one of the Artisans at Rittenhouse Sq Mother's Day Weekend 2013
    Everyone who is anyone knows Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia; it's been an icon for downtown just as the Liberty Bell is for old towne Philadelphia. Take your family, friends and especially Mom to Rittenhouse Square on May 10th, 11th or...