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Plaster Wheel Demo

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27 Mar 2012 / in Uncategorized

How to use an electric pottery wheel for prototyping in plaster. Demonstration on March 24th at Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis, MN during my 3 week residency. Plaster wheel is a process used mostly to create prototypes for slip casting molds. It can also be used to create hump and slump molds on the wheel. […]

Piccolo/NCC

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18 Mar 2012 / in Uncategorized

:: Seating is no longer available :: Please Visit the Tapas Micros – Piccolo Page for images and video of this amazing event. “Tapas Micros” was featured in Minneapolis at Piccolo restaurant in conjunction with Chef/Owner Doug Flicker and the Northern Clay Center. The dinner was held on Tuesday, March 27th 2012. Chef Doug Flicker […]

Functional Redesign

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15 Jan 2012 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Functional Redesign March 9 – April 29 This group exhibition explores how ceramicists, who work in a high-design aesthetic and often use molds to create their functional objects, engage with today’s industry, the consumer, and the ceramics community at-large. Bridging the roles of artist/designer/ceramicist, these individuals redefine traditional consumer-consumption relationships by offering dinnerware and other […]

ICS Poland 2011

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13 Jan 2012 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

  In September I was invited to the International Ceramics Symposium in Wroclaw (vraht-swaf) Poland. For four weeks I worked in the porcelain factory called Krzystoff creating a body of work using their materials and kilns. I worked and liked alongside twelve other artists:  Jeroen Bechtold (Netherlands), Ray Chen (USA/Taiwan),  Piotr Fladro (Poland),  Michael Flynn (Ireland/Poland), […]