49th Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival Schedule of Events

Note: Schedule is subject to change. Last update 3/29/17

FRIDAY, March 31st

10am - 10pm Gallery Open
10am - 10pm Sale of Art Raffle Tickets - all proceeds benefit FBCENC (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)
10am - 10pm Thrown Together:  On The Table
functional pottery by Allison McGowan Hermans, Jennifer Mecca, Ron Philbeck, Amy Sanders, and Julie Wiggins
10am - 10pm Patricia Locke Jewelry Trunk Show
5 - 9pm 13th Taco Food Truck serving unique flavors in a "Taco Fusion"
6 - 7pm Glass blowing demonstration by studio artist, Matthew Decker and visiting artists, Leigh Hayes & Elijah Leed
6pm Raku firing by visiting artist, Alan Bennett
6 - 9pm Live music by Bear Stevens
7pm              *** Rain or Shine***
EGG AUCTION f
or the first 5 handmade eggs followed by
   ADULT EGG HUNT for 50 handmade glass and clay eggs to   benefit FBCENC (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)
8 - 9pm Glass blowing demonstration by studio artist, Matthew Decker and visiting artists, Leigh Hayes & Elijah Leed
8:30pm Raku Kiln Firing by Alan Bennett
8:45pm Winner drawn for Art Raffle of Alan Bennett’s raku fired fish to benefit FBCENC (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)

 

SATURDAY, April 1st

10am - 6pm Gallery open
10am - 6pm Sale of Art Raffle Tickets - all proceeds benefit
   FBCENC (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)
10am - 6pm Thrown Together:  On The Table
functional pottery by Allison McGowan Hermans, Jennifer Mecca, Ron Philbeck, Amy Sanders, and Julie Wiggins
10am - 6pm Patricia Locke Jewelry Trunk Show
10am - 2pm Strong Arm Baking serving breads, pastries and treats
10am - 3pm Pho Nomenal Dumpling Truck serving Vietnamese pho, dumplings and noodles
10am - until Wood kiln firing by visiting artists, Alan Bennett, Deborah Harris, Evelyn Ward & Joe Sink.
10am - 12pm Wheel thrown pottery demo by visiting artist, Geoff Lloyd
11am - 12:30pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
11am - 1pm Glass blowing demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
11am - 5pm Plant sales and advice by John Martin & Jeff Bottoms
12pm Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett
12 - 2:30pm Meet jewelry trunk show artists, Patricia Locke & Deborah Rethemeyer
12 - 4pm Wood turning demo by visiting artist, Bill Wallace
1 - 4pm Live music by Kenny Shore
1 - 4pm Wheel thrown pottery demo by visiting artist, Geoff Lloyd
1:30 - 3pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
3 - 5pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
4 - 5pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
4:30pm Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett

 

SUNDAY, April 2nd

10am - 6pm Gallery open
10am - 6pm Sale of Art Raffle Tickets - all proceeds benefit FBCENC
  (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)
10am - 6pm Thrown Together:  On The Table
functional pottery by Allison McGowan Hermans, Jennifer Mecca, Ron Philbeck, Amy Sanders, and Julie Wiggins
10am - 6pm Patricia Locke Jewelry Trunk Show
10am - 2pm Strong Arm Baking serving breads, pastries and treats
10am - 5pm Wandering Moose Food Truck serving slow cooked meats
10am - 12pm Pottery demo by studio artist, Jennifer Stas
11am - 12:30pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
11am - 1pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
11am - 5pm Plant sales and advice by John Martin & Jeff Bottoms
12pm Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett
12 - 4pm Wood turning demo by visiting artist, Bill Wallace
1 - 4pm Live music by Larry Hutcherson
1 - 4pm Pottery demo by studio artist, Jennifer Stas
1:30 - 3pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
3 - 5pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
4 - 5pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
4:30pm Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett

 

SATURDAY, April 8th

10am - 6pm Gallery open
10am - 6pm Sale of Art Raffle Tickets - all proceeds benefit FBCENC
   (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)
10am - 6pm Thrown Together:  On The Table
functional pottery by Allison McGowan Hermans, Jennifer Mecca, Ron Philbeck, Amy Sanders, and Julie Wiggins
10am - 6pm Patricia Locke Jewelry Trunk Show
10am - 2pm Strong Arm Baking serving breads, pastries and treats
10am - 5pm Bull City Street Food Truck serving unique street foods from around the world
10am - 12pm Pottery demo by studio artist, Jennifer Stas
10:30 - 12pm Glass blowing demo by visiting artist, David Goldhagen
11am - 12:30 Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
11am - 5pm Plant sales and advice by John Martin & Jeff Bottoms
11:30am Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett followed by a Wood Kiln Opening by visiting artists, Alan Bennett, Deborah Harris, Evelyn Ward and Joe Sink
12 - 2pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
12 - 4pm Wood turning demo by visiting artist, Bill Wallace
1 - 4pm Live music by Larry Hutcherson
1 - 4pm Pottery demo by studio artist, Jennifer Stas
1:30 - 3pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
2 - 3:30pm Pottery and glass blowing collaboration demo in Lisa Oakley's glass studio by visiting artists, Alan Bennett & David Goldhagen
3:30 - 5pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
4 - 5pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
4:30pm Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett

 

SUNDAY, April 9th

10am - 6pm Gallery open
10am - 5pm Sale of Art Raffle Tickets - all proceeds benefit FBCENC
   (Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC)
10am - 6pm Thrown Together:  On The Table
functional pottery by Allison McGowan Hermans, Jennifer Mecca, Ron Philbeck, Amy Sanders, and Julie Wiggins
10am - 6pm Patricia Locke Jewelry Trunk Show
    
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10am - 2pm Strong Arm Baking serving breads, pastries and treats
10am - 5pm Baton Rouge Cuisine Food Truck serving Cajun food
10am - 12pm Wheel thrown pottery demo by studio artist, Brad Tucker
10:30 - 12pm Glass blowing demo by visiting artist, David Goldhagen
11am - 12:30pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
11am - 5pm Plant sales & advice by John Martin & Jeff Bottoms
11:30am Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett
12 - 2pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
12 - 4pm Wood turning demo by visiting artist, Bill Wallace
1 - 4pm Live music by Gene O'Neill
1 - 4pm Wheel thrown pottery demo by studio artist, Brad Tucker
1:30 - 3pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
2 - 3:30 Pottery and glass blowing collaboration demo in Lisa Oakley's glass studio by visiting artists, Alan Bennett & David Goldhagen
3:30 - 5pm Glass blowing and bead pulling demo by studio artist, Lisa Oakley
4 - 5pm Glass blowing demo by studio artists, Dana Smith & Pringle Teetor
4:30pm Raku kiln firing by visiting potter, Alan Bennett