In the second photo Diane R. and Joanna are putting the new elements into two of the sections of the kiln that have been set up on a work table for easier access.
Friday, December 26, 2008
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
Thursday, December 4, 2008
More typical of Diane's work are her individual molded tiles below. You can see more on our website, http://earthworksberkeley.com/ or in person at our studios.
Don't need an entire fireplace? - a single tile makes a dandy holiday gift.
Monday, December 1, 2008
Some of the most popular items this weekend were:
Glenda's stunning small dishes $22
Joanna Mendicino's playful and elegant vases $35
For a listing of all 100 artists that are participating in Berkeley Artisan's Holiday Open Studio and for a map of their studios, visit the website, http://www.berkeleyartisans.com/listing_page.html.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Looking for something to do this weekend? How about going to the De Young Museum and doing a little shopping! I (Joanna Mendicino) will be be participating in the second annual De Young Museum Holiday Artisan Fair. This is a great event where your purchase goes towards supporting a local artist as well as showing support for the museum.
November 21 - 9:30 am to 8:00 pm
November 22 - 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Piazzoni Murals room, De Young Museum. Free fair admission.
click the link below for more information:
Friday, November 14, 2008
hello! Joanna here - Yesterday at Earthworks Diane, Erin and Dina were unloading the gas kiln which they had fired up this week. I was able to snap a few pics.....
Lots of lovely pots came out - Maybe a few of our lucky readers out there will snag some of these beautiful pieces during our Holiday sale :)
Saturday, November 1, 2008
Monday, October 27, 2008
See more of Dina's work at our website, http://www.earthworksberkeley.com/.
Saturday, September 6, 2008
Time for some shameless self promotion! Earthworks member Erin McGuiness was mentioned in this year's East Bay Express' Best of the Bay in the article Region That Gives Crafters Their Due. Follow link to read full article.
Friday, April 4, 2008
We have a few exciting things that have happened so far in 2008. First, we have a new member, ceramicist Diane Rice. Her pottery is just beautiful, please come by our gallery to check out her work!
In other news... There was a great spread in the Diablo Magazine about West Berkeley potteries - member Erin McGuiness' studio space and beautiful pieces were photographed for this article (picture on right)! Check out the article here: http://www.diablomag.com/Diablo-Magazine/April-2008/Potters-Enclave/