News & Events

WPA Newsletter 37 - December 1998


This newsletter, edited by Heather Strong, includes:
– Editorial by Heather Strong
– Chairman’s Letter from Doreen Gardner
– List of Regional Editors – Tony Smither (South Devon), Pauline Ivimey-Cook (Mid and North Devon), Joanne Richards (Central Somerset), Frank Goddard (South Somerset), Jean Craven (Cornwall), Andrew Bryden (North Somerset)

– Potter’s Tips from Mole Cottage by Mark Donaldson
– Initial Report on WPA Christmas Exhibition, Atelier 18, Nottingham by Hugh West
– Insurance Leaflet Information by Mary Sutton
– Making the 5th by Sally Burke
– Bath Potters’ Supplies Stoneware Glaze Course with Mike Bailey, by Caroline Saunders
– Report on Workshop Visit to Richard Godfrey by Frank Goddard
– Shop/Gallery by Peter Stride
– Report on South Wales Potters Weekend, Abergavenny, October – November 1998 by Elizabeth Hutton
– So You Still Want to Be a Professional Potter . . . by Doreen Gardner

– Advert for Don Keitch Kiln Repairs, Clyst Hydon, near Collumpton
– London Potters Press Release
– Advert for Kilns Built to any Size or Requirement by Malcolm Beech
– Request to Work as a Production Potter by Isabell Hauff, Germany
– Items of Interest to Potters, including:
– Plinths for Hire, £30 per week by Tamasine Holman
– The Sam Vacher Memorial Art Exhibition
– Free Kiln To a Good Home by Marion Valder
– Ceramic Materials Business for Sale by Michael Skipworth

CPA Face-to-Face Open Event at Bloxham School, Banbury
– Cautionary Tale by Mary Sutton
– Advert for Studio Pottery/Ceramics in Society, £21 for 4 seasonal issues, full subscription rate £27.50
– Forthcoming Exhibitions by Joanne Richards

– Committee December 1998 including Chairman Doreen Gardner, Secretary Mary Sutton, Treasurer Alan Clark, Pottery Festival Co-ordinator Mark Donaldson, Activities Officer Pauline Donaldson, Joint Exhibition Officers Anita Peach and Hugh West, Publicity Officer Mariette Rennie, Membership Secretary Treston Holmes, Minuting Secretary Nicola Raffan, Newsletter Editor Heather Strong

– Advertisements:
– Creative Pottery Breaks with Mark and Pauline Donaldson
– Bruce Chivers, Vacuum Formed Fibre Kilns
– Summer Workshops with Ian Gregory, Dorset
– Haughton Hare Pottery Supplies, Bickleigh, Tiverton
– Cranford Barn Glazes by Roger Harris
– Lotus Pottery Supplies, Michael Skipworth, Stoke Gabriel, Nr. Totnes
– Free Advertising in the WPA Newsletter for Members by Heather Strong

Join the WPA to receive our bi-monthly newsletter

Click on images below to zoom in on content