News & Events

WPA Newsletter 51 - March 2001


This newsletter, edited by Rowena Kinsman, includes:
– Editorial by Rowena Kinsman
Message on Front Cover of Newsletter to say that the Bickleigh Festival is cancelled due to Foot and Mouth
WPA Treasurer by Mary Sutton
– 2001/2002 WPA Directory Updated by Doreen Gardner and Tony Smither, by Mary Sutton
– Exhibition News by Anita Peach

– New Exhibition Officers by Kati Va’mos
– A Tale of Two Exhibitions by the East Anglian Potters Association
– Activities Report by Joanne Richards, including plans for:
– Workshop Visit to Ross Emerson
WPA AGM at Kenton Village Hall with guest demonstrator Ian Gregory
– Bickleigh Potters Festival
– International Ceramics Festival at Aberystwyth Arts Centre
– Workshop Visit to Roger Harris
– Raku Social Event at Peter and Vera Stride’s Home
– Alan Clark Award Competition at Bickleigh

– Forthcoming Exhibitions by Joanne Richards
– Publicity and the Bickleigh Pottery Festival by Sue Rouillard
– Smoking Area at Bickleigh by Lesley Cooper
– Report from Visit to High Cross House by Sophie Harris
– Report from Studio Visit to Elisabeth Hadley by Peter Stride
– Summary of the Results of WPA Members regarding the Setting Up of a Ceramic Centre in Bideford
– New Appointment: Ceramics Development Officer for Torridge District Council by Tessa Fitzjohn
– Year of the Artist Award by Tessa Fitzjohn
– Pots of Money on Offer by Donald Macgillivvray
– Committee March 2001 including Honorary President Michael Gaitskell and Chairman Richard Wilson
– New Members by Lesley Cooper

– Advertisements for:
– Front Loading Cromartie electric Kiln on stand, plus oakframed kick wheel, £350
– Earthenware Glazes free for collection, from Phyllida Horniman
– Don Keitch Kiln Repairs, Clyst Hydon, near Cullompton
Professional Throwing Tuition from Roger Harris
– Nic Collins Masterclass and Exhibition
– Refurbished Pottery Equipment from Bates Electrical
– Stow Potters Wheels, Llandysnl, Wales
– Ceramics in Society magazine,
– Haughton Hare Pottery Supplies, Bickleigh, Tiverton
– Raku Firing Day with Heather Strong

- Stanway Pottery Workshops
– Valentine Clay Products
– Les Bainbridge Pottery Supplies
– The Potters Connection Ltd

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