Sunday, March 15, 2015

Buzizzy 2015!

A belated Happy 2015 to everyone!  So, this year is panning out to be the busiest yet!  Starting with NCECA in March and winding up at Pocosin Arts Center in Columbia, NC, we have a pretty vigorous roadtour of the south and east!  Here is my workshop and a little of my sale/show schedule.  Hope some of you can make it to one or more of the events!

March 25, 11:00 am -  Speaking during the Gallery Expo at NCECA in Providence, RI, with The Kiln Gallery from Fairhope, AL

March 28-29 - Scratching the Surface workshop, Ceramic Designers Association, Virginia Beach, VA

April 16-18 - Functional Ceramics Workshop, presenter along with Gay Smith and Dan Finnegan,  Wayne Center for the Arts, Wooster, OH

May 15-17, Potter's Council "Techniques for Expressive Forms and Surfaces in Clay", The Clay Lady Campus, Nashville, TN

May 22-24, "Slippin' and Siggin'' workshop at Mudfire Studios, Decatur GA, with an exhibition and show opening/reception on May 23, 6 pm

June 27-28, "Decorated Dinner:  Making Plates and Platters", The Kiln Gallery and Studio, Fairhope, AL, with accompanying show

July 11-12, "Slippin' and Siggin'" workshop at Pocosin Arts Center, Columbia, NC

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Holiday Sale with Teresa Pietsch Pottery

Better Late Than Never!

Come join me and my very special guest potter, Teresa Pietsch, for the Annual Nine Toes Pottery Holiday Sale.  Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14, we will be at my studio, 10 am until 4 pm, with lots of pots, cookies and cider to go around.  The studio address is #4 The Glen, CH, NC, 27514.

Come by and pick up some highly decorated functional earthenware from me and some elegant tree inspired stoneware from Teresa.  Happy Holidays to all, and hope to see you at the sale!
Teresa Pietsch, Tree Mugs, click on image to go to her website

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Mockernut 2014

I'll be joining Doug Dotson, of Doug Dotson Pottery fame, next weekend, September 27-28, 10-4 pm, for the Mockernut Show.  We will have lots of great pots and refreshments on hand, and we would love to see you out in the lovely woods of Chatham County, NC!

Doug Dotson, Teapot, soda fired stoneware, yummy!

Doug and I will be joined by Emma Skurnick, with her wonderful and fantastical nature illustrations

Emma Skurnick, Egret and Sumac, nice pops of red!

 And the wonderful Gay Smith, with her distinctive and expressive functional soda fired porcelain vessels! 

 Gay Smith, Cache Pot, soda fired porcelain, love, love, love it!

Come on out and visit with us and check out all the pots and potters and illustrators in one beautiful location!  Hope to see you there!

Ronan Peterson, Mixing Bowl, earthenware, really excited about that handle!

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Summer vases!

nine toes pottery

invites you to these summer pottery events!

Ronan Peterson:  new ceramic work

Claymakers, Durham, NC

July 18 - September 19

accompanying workshop, "Slippin' and Siggin'", August 1-3

"from away", dow studio summer 

showcase series, deer isle, ME

Save the Date!
September 20-21, The Mockernut Sale at 

Doug Dotson Pottery near Pittsboro, NC

Special Guests:

Gay Smith,
expressive soda fired porcelain

Emma Skurnick,
detailed and delightful drawings and paintings

Go to for more details



Wednesday, May 7, 2014

One Step Ahead?!?

So, apparently, I have almost all of my pots finished and a quick snapshot taken of each...this never happens.  Enjoy this link to pics of pots I'll have at the 2014 Happy Sprummer Sale this weekend...peruse and preview!

And, word on the street is, Doug Dotson will have some preview pics up at sometime before the sale, check it out!