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Marcia Selsor

Member Since 16 May 2010
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Does Your Exuberance Show In Your Work?

17 December 2014 - 11:00 AM

Much of our discussion from the leap thread focused on the ability to create pieces we enjoy making. Have you noticed if you are sharing your exuberance with your clients?

What Was Your Greatest Leap Forward This Year?

09 December 2014 - 08:18 AM

As we are wrapping up the year, looking back did you experience any great moments in you growth or development in your work? Did any light bulbs go on? Any ah hah! moments.


Position At Sw College Of Art In San Antonio

05 December 2014 - 12:09 PM

I saw this listing today. Posted 12/03/14

Thought there might be some interest on here.


How Do You Develop You Own Aesthetic?

01 December 2014 - 10:26 AM

You are or should be your best and toughest critic. How hard are you on yourself? How do you grow into your own aesthetic? Function is a standard as we can refer to Robin Hopper's analysis to form , weight, balance, in Functional Pottery as well as look at classical pottery from long traditions in ceramics: Asian, African, European, the Americas.

were presented:
Some great points were presented by Sammule
in the previous discussion on the "worst critique you ever have":

"think aesthetics regarding to proportions. Do the parts harmonize with each other compared to CLASSIC models or are some parts exaggerated or diminished? Again, there are well-known standards concerning proportions. If you've deviated from classic ideas of proportion, was it an experiment or unintended? If an experiment, was it successful or not"

"There are more standards but we start with agreed-on classic standards and deviate from them as needed, based on the INTENTIONS of the potter"

Got Any New Suggestions For The Potters Council Benefits

24 November 2014 - 08:05 AM

We are always looking for things that the membership would like to see happen in Potters Council benefits. It is an open deadline. You can send suggestions into our staff person, Carolyn Dorr, through the PC website. There are already many popular benefits such as health insurance, shipping, discounts on conferences, books and magazines, online gallery, directory, etc.
We strive to make things better for the membership.Currently there is a two for one membership offer.- Not a bad Holiday present.

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