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workshop with ellen shankin, attn: hal mcwhinnie

updated fri 18 sep 98


the cat lady on thu 17 sep 98

At 10:20 AM 9/16/98 EDT, you wrote:
>----------------------------Original message----------------------------
>The Altered Pot:
>An Exploration of Functional Form
>with Ellen Shankin
>Join us for a weekend of throwing, cutting, scraping, paddling, poking
>and pushing at this demonstration workshop. Noted potter Ellen Shankin
>will return to the Lee Art Center to share her process of working with
>functional forms. Through a slide presentation and demonstrations she
>will illustrate the techniques she has developed for altering the thrown

Ellen was here (Ontario) for last year's Fusion conference. She is
a wonderful, giving, sharing presenter. Her work is subtle, functional
and a joy to hold. If you have an opportunity to see her, GO!

Also, Hal, CONTACT ME at
I want to get on the glaze mailing list (have been trying
since you started up, but all my messages have gone
unnoticed. I'm starting to take this personally :(

sam - alias the cat lady
Melbourne, Ontario

"Thousands of years ago, cats were worshipped as gods.
Cats have never forgotten this."