February Tip

Posted on Feb 1, 2012 | 0 comments

Why is it called Throwing? Origin of “To throw”: Old Engilish – twist, to turn, to propel. Some potters describe their work at the potters wheel as turning. The Old English word thrawan from which to throw comes, means to twist or turn. Going back even farther, the Indo-European root *ter- means to rub, rub by twisting, twist, turn. The German word drehen, a direct relative of to throw, means turn and is used in German for throwing. Because the...

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The San Diego Potters’ Guild presents LOVE CLAY

The San Diego Potters’ Guild presents LOVE CLAY

Posted on Feb 1, 2012 | 0 comments

LOVE CLAY Presented by The San Diego Potters’ Guild Come by their gallery at their Gallery in Spanish Village in Balboa Park. The Show includes forty local potters and their clay works of love. Show is on view for the month of February. The San Diego Potters’ Guild Studio 29 is open 11:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.

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January General Meeting

January General Meeting

Posted on Jan 22, 2012 | 0 comments

Please come join us for our first General Meeting of the New Year. Sunday January 22, 2012 1pm – 4pm Francis Parker School We will talk about upcoming clay events in the area, have another opportunity drawing for prizes, socialize, and then watch a few clips from the DVD, Handbuilding with Mitch Lyons. We will make cylinders using Mitch’s “broomstick” technique creating different shapes and sizes. Next we will apply several different types of colored...

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January Tip

Posted on Jan 1, 2012 | 0 comments

  Internet Tip of the Month FREE: All new print issues of Clay Times magazine – plus all back issues since Spring 2010 – are now searchable, viewable, printable, and shareable online, for FREE? Click here to begin with our latest digital issue … and please forward this email to your friends to let them know they can check it out, too! It’s true! So if you haven’t already done so, please check out our dynamic digital issues, featuring...

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SD Pottery Tour

SD Pottery Tour

Posted on Dec 3, 2011 | 0 comments

The 4th Annual San Diego Pottery Tour   A FREE weekend self-guided tour of open studios and beautiful handmade pottery by some of the best potters in San Diego, CA   December 3 & 4 from 9am to 4pm

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