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potterybasics workshop, june 13,14,15 in brevard, nc

updated wed 9 apr 08


Alisha Clarke on tue 8 apr 08

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2nd Annual Pottery Basics Workshop in Brevard, North Carolina, USA

You won't want to miss the sign-up for the 2nd Annual Pottery Basics
Workshop in Brevard, NC (Western NC) to be held Friday, Saturday and
Sunday, June 13, 14 and 15, 2008, which spotlights our very own Jan
Parzybok and many others!

Friday, June 13, 2008
9:00 =96 5:00 Arrival/Check-In Please make your travel plans during
this time
6:00 =96 9:00 Meet & Greet Social
Saturday, June 14, 2008 =96
9:00 =96 1:00 =96 RAKU WORKSHOP
Please bring or pre-ship 2-3 bisque fired pieces (raku clay body &
fired to cone 06) to Raku Glaze and Fire! We will enjoy learning and
sharing ideas on Raku with hopefully some exciting results to bring
home. If you've never tried Raku =96 here is your chance!
1:00 =96 2:00 Break / Clean Up / Lunch
2:00 =96 6:00 =96 Jan Parzybok on the Wheel
Our very own Jan Parzybok, Production Potter of Colorado Pottery will
be on-hand demonstrating a variety of wheel built and off the hump
pieces which include goblets, oval platters, planters, large bowls
and teapots. Whether you are a beginner or intermediate, you won't
want to miss this workshop.
2:30 =96 6:00 =96 Alternate Advanced Play-Time
For those that are most advanced, but would love to attend the
workshop and share your knowledge, we welcome your participation!
Please email me privately with your ideas and/or agenda for showing
YOUR special advanced technique.
6:00 =96 7:00 =96 Dinner
7:00 =96 9:00 =96 Barrel Firing
Come sit around the fire and chat, while we Terra Sig, wrap pieces
with copper wire, douse them with oxides and catch them on fire.
Please bring or pre-ship 2 small pieces for the Barrel Firing
Sunday, June 15, 2008
9:00 =96 1:00 =96 Handbuilding & Surface Decoration Techniques with
Alisha "Leesh" Clark! Our very own "Leesh" will be on hand to show
several techniques she has gathered during her workshop travels and
is going to share!
Workshop: $120.00
($50.00 non-refundable deposit =96 pay at:
Pre-Registration is required
All workshops (Wheel, Advanced, Handbuilding, Raku, Barrel and more!)
T-Shirts (please specify size)
Lunch (Saturday Only) Please email with dietary concerns.
HOSTess: Jen Kott of Waterfall Soap & Clay (
Upon receipt of your reservation and paid workshop deposit. I will
send you an email that has information regarding Airports, Lodging,
Food, Local Happenings and a way to get in touch with me for further
Check out: for SIGN-UP and more information!
There will be a limited number of seats, so hurry and sign-up before
you miss out!

Alisha Clarke
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