Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Covert Potters Thinking Outside The Box

The Covert Potters Association and Amy's Patio Cafe in Altadena invite you to Soup's Up! on Saturday March 20th. There will be three seatings offered starting at 11:30 am then 1:00 pm and the last seating will be at 2:30 pm. All of the Covert Potters are hard at work creating beautiful bowls for the event. Amy's will be offering three different soups in addition to thier famous zuchinni bread and french rolls. Try one, try them all, it's all you can eat! As usual the guests will select a bowl that will then be thiers to keep to enjoy for years to come. The Covert Potters will also have additional bowls and select items available for purchase.
The cost is $35 per person in advance, $40.00 per person on the day of. Amy's Patio Cafe is located at 900 East Altadena Dr. Altadena CA, 91001. Reserve your spot today! Click here for Soups's Up!
The Covert Potters Association is a group of potting friends who are banding together to promote thier work. In these tough economic times we as artists need to think outside the box. The Covert Potters are thinking outside the box in coming up with ways to for promote thier craft. Check out the Covert Potters website

Friday, January 1, 2010

Architectural Ceramics Workshop With Travis Pellerin

Architectural Ceramics have embellished interiors and exteriors of buildings for centuries. From Entrances, fireplaces, fountains, bathrooms and gateways. This January 23 & 24 you can learn how to make a custom fireplace surround. Ceramic Artist and teacher Travis Pellerin is giving a workshop. Limited to 10 people, the cost of the workshop is $175.00 for two days of hands on instruction and breakfast and lunch is included! It is an incredible deal! If you are in the Southern California area don't miss it! The workshop will be in Winchester, close to Temecula. For more info email Travis. The workshop is in just a few weeks located at 32498 Saint Martin Street, Winchester CA, 92596 on January 23 & 24 from 9 am to 4 pm both days, breakfast and lunch included for the bargain price of $175.00. Email for more info today! Or give him a call at 951-443-7677 And be sure to tell him you found out about it here!

A couple years ago I attended an architectural ceramic workshop with Peter King and Xinia Marin in Pensacola Florida. I had been looking for local workshops when I came across Peter. Check out Peter Kings book, but sign up for Travis's workshop! Much closer and a lot less money!