a very rare opportunity indeed – Prue Venerable sale tomorrow!

RARE chance to pick up a Prue Venables’ piece for a bargain tomorrow (Sunday 16 June) between 12 – 2pm.

27 Orchard Cres, Mt Albert Nth, Victoria, Australia
No prior sales. Cash only.
Many seconds and old pieces for $20 – $50 and top quality ones for $100 – $250.
One and only chance!

Thanks to Vipoo Srivilasa for sharing the info.

Morning read: Craft Australia’s monthly newsletter

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This month’s Newsletter from Craft Australia is packed full of ceramic goodness you won’t want to miss. Truly reminds me of the vitality and progressive spirit of craft in Australia. (Makes me want to move back!)

Enjoy a read of:
prue venables, ceramics – sustainability, movement and possibility, interview
gwyn hanssen pigott, pottery and presence, interview
fiona fell, ceramics in collaboration – ceramics, plastic and digital media
Tale of Adventure – Cathy Franzi, Porcelain seed boxes

and that’s just for starters. Find it all here.
If you don’t already you should subscribe to receive this amazing monthly publication.

Vitrify Alcorso Ceramic Award 2011


The Vitrify Alcorso Award is a newly established $10,000 annual prize for ceramics. Open to artists nationally, the award is non-acquisitive. Four artists were selected from the applications received to develop work for a group exhibition of ceramic art opening April 15 2011 at the Colville Gallery, Salamanca Place, Hobart Tasmania. The finalists for 2011 are:

  • Kim-Anh Nguyen
  • Ben Richardson
  • Prue Venables
  • Belinda Winkler

Visit their website for images of the finalist’s work.