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You know your farmer. Now meet your potter. Pottery on the Hill welcomes 16 of the nationâ€™s top ceramic artists â€œFarm to tableâ€ refers not only to the fresh, local produce you buy from the farmer himself. Itâ€™s also about bringing food to the table looking its best. That means itâ€™s time to talk to a potter. The annual Pottery on the Hill show and sale at Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital on October 30-November 1, is a chance to meet and talk with 16 prominent potters from across the country about their work. â€œPots for use is definitely the theme of this show,â€ says Dan Fin
Mark Shapiro Workshop â€“ Teapots: Brew / Pour / More WS01 â€“ Saturday & Sunday, 10-4pm, January 17 & 18, 2015 Fee: $200 member/$225 non-member For the potter, teapots are entrancing objects to make. They have a long and rich history that evokes social rituals and intercultural connections. They have long been collected and displayed, and ceramic teapots remain the first choice for brewing tea. They are still commonly used, though other ceramic forms have been replaced by other kinds of vessels. Technically teapots present the challenge of designing and integrating multiple part