Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Isaac Button -Country Potter

The film records the skill of the last potter working at Soil Hill Pottery near Halifax.
This was one of the few potteries making thrown vessels to survive into the 1960's.

Read Grit in the Gears blog for more about Isaac Button.

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Pop Persuaders - Trout Box

Jeffrey C. Lefevre II, U.S.A., Trout Box. 2008.
04 Teracotta, hand-built form, painted and glazed design, 7" x 9" x 12".