|"Ceramics Art of North Carolina University and College Faculty" - November 10, 2012 - January 19, 2013|
The North Carolina Pottery Center invites the public is cordially invited to attend the opening reception of the upcoming Exhibition: “Ce
ramic Art of North Carolina University and College Faculty,” at the North Carolina Pottery Center.
Opening Reception for
ramic Art of North Carolina University and College Faculty"
Saturday, November 10, 2012
12:00 noon and 2:00 p.m
North Carolina Pottery Center
Show runs from November 10, 2012- January 19, 2013
rated catalog documenting the work will accompany the show and will be available for sale.
The Exhibition showcases the high quality and rich diverseness of clay art created by faculty who are instructors of ceramics at universities and colleges throughout
. At the same time, it gives evidence of the experience available to college students in North Carolina North Carolina’s Universities and Colleges and aptly reflects the spirit of design and the faculty’s commitment to ’s ceramic education. North Carolina
Featured faculty in the exhibit are; Lynn Duryea, Lisa M. Stinson, and Roy St
rassberg of Appalachian State University, Mark Gordon of Barton College, Seo Eo and Jim Tisnado of East Carolina University, Michael Sanford of Elon College, Socorro Hernandez of Fayetteville State University, Janet Gaddy of Greensboro College, Charles Tefft of Guilford College, Andrea Wheless of High Point University, Holly Fischer, Warner Hyde, and Lisa F. Pearce of Meredith College, Yun-Dong Nam of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Janet Williams of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Nikki Blair of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Vicky Smith of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Leah Leitson of Warren Wilson College, Joan Byrd and George Rector of Western Carolina University, and Marilyn Hartness of Wingate University.
Also on Saturday, November 10th, the Center is opening its doors and grounds for the education and benefit of the public with 5th gene
ration Seagrove potter Chad Brown of the Chriscoe family, firing the groundhog kiln on the pottery center lawn. The firing of the groundhog kiln takes approximately 15 hours and uses 2 cords of wood. The public is welcome to come out to view the firing and see how the process was done over 200 years ago and still continues today.