search  current discussion  categories  glazes - cone 04-06 

surfing with helen bates - april 8, 2006 - uk, canada, usa

updated sun 9 apr 06


Helen Bates on sat 8 apr 06

Replace nelbanell with yelbanell when replying to this post.
Surfing with Helen Bates - April 8, 2006 - UK, Canada, USA

Korczynski, Ron (Korczynski Ceramics) (Natrona Heights, PA, USA)
(Elaborately and colourfully decorated earthenware, and glaze on glaze
decorated functional stoneware pottery)

Linda Doyon (Smelt Brook Pottery) (North Cape, Cape Breton, NS, Canada)
(One of the founders, and resident potter at Arts North, in the
highlands of northern Cape Breton) (Spatter-painted and brush-decorated
stoneware pottery in traditional shapes and colours)

Craig Kopjas (Haverford West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK)
("draws inspiration for his pottery range of plates, domestic ware,
tiles and sculptures from the Pembrokeshire sea and landscape with the
focus on Celtic imagery.")

Miller, Richard (Rich Miller Ceramics) (Alton, Hampshire, England, UK)
(Wood-fired functional ware, especially some fantastic tall and narrow
bottles that remind me of stoneware gin bottles. Several kilns shown
including one built of willow and covered with clay and fired. Also,
as "Froyle Tiles", makes handmade glazed
architectural field tiles at the Wrecklesham Pottery)

Sumi von Dassow pottery (Golden, CO, USA)
(Glazed stoneware and burnished, sagger-fired earthenware, tile
projects, pit-fired pottery) (Many will be familiar with the books
"Barrel, Pit and Saggar Firing" and "Exploring Electric Kiln
Techniques" edited by Sumi von Dassow, for ACERS, and her book reviews
in "Pottery Making Illustrated.")

Belleville, ON

Helen Bates (Belleville, Ontario, Canada)
Clayarters' Websites:
Note: Substitute "yelbanell"for "nelbanell" in your reply to avoid
sending your post to my SPAM bucket.

Do You Yahoo!?
Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around