Sierra Nevada College, together with Clay Times magazine and Northstar-at-Tahoe, is pleased to be hosting a national juried ceramics show beginning September 18th in the village at Northstar and continuing through October 16th, 2010. The exhibit “A New Decade of Clay: 2010” will feature ceramic pieces from artists across the country to be juried by internationally renowned ceramist Richard Shaw. A kickoff celebration/opening is taking place on September 18th, with events from 1 until 5pm to include ceramic demonstrations, a kids’ clay table, and “pottery Olympics.” A reception will be held afterwards, beginning at 6pm.
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The Grand Prize winning piece is by Paul F. Morris from Fort Collins, Colorado, and is entitled “Brocca Di Fuoco (Rosso e Giallo).” Dimensions: 24” x 6” x 14.5”; Slips and Glazes on Stoneware; $2400.