Saturday, January 29, 2011

SJCGA Members' Demonstrations


 9 - 10 Karen Carlson   Building canes
 10 - 10:45  Barrie    Hand building planters
 10:45 - 11:15 Amy Morgan    "Fake"mosaics, using concrete patch and odds and ends sprig mold pieces
 11:15 - 12:30 Lynn Golden    Mosaic building
 12:30 - 1:30 Pot luck lunch and Barrie showing slide presentation titled Twenty Years of Teaching Ideas
 1:30 - 2:15 Annie Compton-Schmidt   Glass fusing, slumping and glass frit painting 
 2:15 -2:45  Susanne Clark   Bronze precious metal
 2:45 - 4:00  Randy Olsen   Wheel throne pitcher and goblet

Schedule as of Friday afternoon, January 28  submitted by Rita Watkins

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Una Mjurka Exhibition at Clay Mix

Clay Mix Gallery is presenting a solo exhibition by ceramic sculptor Una Mjurka from January 6 through February 26. The opening reception is tonight ( January 6th ) at 5 pm during Art Hop. 

Una Mjurka is Assistant Professor of ceramics at California State University, Fresno. She has also taught classes at Clay Mix. There will also be a chance to meet and hear Una discuss her work  at a reception on Saturday, January 29 at 2 pm.
Read more about the artist here.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

RIP Paul Soldner 1921-2011

Paul Soldner, a historically significant figure in the rise of the studio movement in American Ceramics, passed away at his home in Claremont California  at the age of 89. Link to LA Times obituary