movie day: Ron Philbeck and Amy Sanders

Ron Philbeck and Amy Sanders discuss their new work. Amy and Ron are
members of Thrown Together, a group of 5 potters who promote their
pottery through exhibitions, sales, and other events in Charlotte, NC
and across the nation.
Visit the Thrown Together website

Altered Ceramics Conference

September 14-16, 2012
San Diego, California
Presented by Potters Council and hosted by Jackpots Pottery
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Presenter: Natalie BlakexPresenter: Israel Davisx Presenter: Marty Fielding
Presenter: Martha Groverx Presenter: Dennis Meinersx Presenter: Amy Sanders

Natalie Blake, Israel Davis, Marty Fielding,
Martha Grover, Dennis Meiners, and Amy Sanders

Discover exciting new techniques Altering
your style in a comparatively small but significant way can bring new
energy and excitement to your work. This conference allows you to learn
from multiple artists that are both throwers and handbuilders. Each
artist will be demonstrating many ways to alter the form and surface
that will have you ready to get back to the studio to try out new ideas.

of these talented and engaging artists are ready to share their
techniques and ideas with you over a two day conference. This conference
is open to artists at all levels: from enthusiastic amateur, to the
teacher, and for the professional. No matter what level you are, if
you’re open to learning and connecting with other ceramic artists then
this is the conference for YOU!
Attendees will learn how to…
  • Make undulating tile
  • Carve curved clay
  • Do Sgraffito
  • Print with underglazes
  • Use earthenware, red stoneware, nylon fiber and paper clay to help with attachments and timing
  • To set up a simple screen print lab in the clay studio
  • Throw and alter a bottomless cylinder
  • Utilize darting to alter
  • Make paper templates for a slab built spout
  • Pull a “bone” handle
  • Texture the surface
  • Do crack repair and mending techniques will be shared
  • Make slabs by hand
  • Score, stretch, stamp, sprig the surface

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