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bill griffith workshop

updated thu 5 oct 00


Leigh Mickelson on wed 4 oct 00

Bill Griffith, Assistant Director of Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in
Tennessee and clay artist, is coming to Baltimore Clayworks to lead a
weekend demonstration workshop on October 28 & 29, 2001!

The fee is only $110 for Clayworks members and $130 for non-members, and if
you print out this email, you will receive a 10% DISCOUNT on the workshop
fee! Please see the workshop description below and email me at if you have any questions.

Thank you
Leigh Taylor Mickelson
Program Director
Baltimore Clayworks

During this weekend demonstration workshop, Bill Griffith will share his
unique handbuilding process, building two sculptural forms using the wheel
as a departure point then assembling both thrown and handbuilt components to
complete the pieces. Demonstrations, slide lectures and conversation will
trace the evolution and development of his forms, which are inspired from
ancient architecture, ruins and man-made objects that he encountered in his
extensive travels. Bill Griffith, assistant director of Arrowmont School of
Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, exhibits his work and leads
workshops nation wide. He has done extensive pottery research and travel in
Taiwan, Ecuador, Peru and Japan and has been featured in numerous