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SPA Autumn Showcase - The Bield, Blackruthven, Perth

From 3rd to 12th September, the SPA will be hosting a showcase of members' work at The Bield, Blackruthven, Perth. A cross between an exhibition and a sale of work, members will have the opportunity to put a selection of their work on display along with business cards/flyers to introduce their work to a new audience. The public will have the opportunity to see one of the biggest collections of the works of Scottish-based potters and ceramic artists in recent years. 

Each day there will be demonstrations:





3 Sep 

10am – 4pm  

Caroline Gault 


4 Sep 

10am – 4pm 

Sean Kingsley 

Making a range of sizes of domestic pottery and plant pots on the wheel

5 Sep 

10am – 1pm 

John Townsend 

'Throwing with a kitchen knife and flame thrower’ (oddments and byways with a wheel and a bucket of clay)

6 Sep 

10am – 4pm 

Adrian Foulds 


7 Sep 

10am – 4pm  

Karen Masters 

Hand building a shoe that Karen’s ancestor could have worn in the Battle at Culloden

8 Sep

10am – 4pm  

George Buchan 

A demonstration on paddled wheel thrown pottery  

9 Sep 

10am – 4pm  

Jacquie Clark 

Throwing, trimming and adding handles to mugs

10 -11 Sep 

10am – 4pm  

Christine Flynn  

Raku demonstrations with opportunities for the visitors to decorate tiles for firing.  

12 Sep

1pm – 4pm 

Leonie Macmillan 

Making wave/twisting pots - a technique learnt from watching Shozo Michikawa

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