White Elephant Sale
June 7-10.  We are looking first for donations, coming in a separate email to all members, and then a schedule (currently all open studio hours June 7-10, beginning daily at 9:00).  Sale expected to open the morning of June 7, 9:00 am--best time to come! I'll put the list of desirable donations below the studio hours.

Regular Studio Hours
MWF 8:30-4, TuTh 8:30-8pm
Sat, Sun 10-2
Emeritus classes take place mornings 8:45-11:50 and afternoons 12:45-3:50, 3-4 days a week.
During these times the studio is closed, except for the Lunchroom, where you may work.
Days and times change each semester.

Supplies for Sale

Studio Hours

Come into our studio and see all of the supplies we have for sale.

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Librarians Corner

Books may be borrowed by members for two weeks except for those labeled DNR which may be read in the studio only. Remember to ask a Supervisor to open the shelves for you. We also have new Ceramics Monthly, Pottery Making Illustrated, Clay Times, Sculpture, and Sculpture Review. They are filed newest on top in the fat binders. The library is a valuable resource for potters of all abilities.

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Pottery Goes Wild: Unleashing Unconventional Forms!

Pottery has come a long way from just being a functional vessel for storage or cooking. Today, pottery artists are unleashing their creativity and experimenting with unconventional forms, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with clay. From funky to fantastic, the wild world of pottery is a reflection of the limitless creativity of the human mind.

The Wild World of Pottery

Pottery is as old as human civilization, and it has always been a reflection of the culture and the times. Today, pottery artists are more experimental than ever before, creating works that are not only functional but also visually appealing and thought-provoking. The world of pottery is a wild and wonderful place, full of surprises and unexpected forms.

Breaking Boundaries in Form

Traditional pottery forms like vases, bowls, and plates are being reimagined and reinvented, with artists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with clay. Sculptural pieces that are more art than function are becoming increasingly popular, with artists exploring the expressive potential of clay. Large-scale installations, wall hangings, and mixed media works are just some of the ways in which pottery artists are breaking boundaries in form.

Embracing the Unconventional

The beauty of pottery is that it is a versatile medium that can be shaped and formed in countless ways. Artists are embracing the unconventional, using unusual shapes and textures to create works that are both intriguing and beautiful. From abstract to organic, pottery artists are inspired by the natural world, the human form, and the world around them.

From Funky to Fantastic

Pottery artists are not afraid to have fun, and their playful spirit is reflected in their work. Funky, whimsical pieces that are both functional and decorative are becoming more popular, with artists using bright colors, bold patterns, and unexpected shapes to create works that are truly one-of-a-kind. From teapots that look like animals to mugs that resemble faces, the world of pottery is full of surprises.

Unleashing Creativity in Clay

Pottery is a medium that allows artists to unleash their creativity and experiment with form, texture, and color. From the moment the clay is shaped, it is a canvas for the artist’s imagination, and the possibilities are endless. Whether working with a wheel or hand-building from scratch, pottery artists can create works that are both beautiful and functional.

The Future of Pottery is Wild!

The world of pottery is constantly evolving, and the future looks bright for this ancient art form. With new technologies and materials, artists are able to push the boundaries of what’s possible with clay, creating works that are more complex and intricate than ever before. The wild world of pottery is a place of endless possibilities, where artists are free to explore their creativity and create works that are truly unique.

Pottery is an art form that has stood the test of time, and it continues to captivate and inspire people around the world. With its versatility and endless potential, pottery is a medium that allows artists to express themselves in ways that are both beautiful and functional. Whether it’s a vase, a bowl, or a sculptural piece, pottery has the power to transform the everyday into something extraordinary. The wild world of pottery is a testament to the enduring human spirit of creativity and innovation.

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