In this episode segments form past episodes about community for, by, to from artist. First up is George Koch. In this segment George talks about starting a space for artist to make a community. Second up is Phil Berneburg. Phil talks about using a co-op community for learning from each other. And then finally here’s Sally Canzoneri. Sally gets into how a co-op can come together to tell story and help each other to grow. Listen here on Mixcould!
Phil is a studio arts potter with over twenty years’ experience, a geologist and ceramics engineer. He’s a professor of ceramics in the Masters program at Hood College in Frederick, Maryland. His main interests are in creating sculptural ceramics, both functional and nonfunctional, and in contributing to education in the ceramic arts, in particular, teaching the technical background of ceramics and its importance and relationship to art pottery.
His background has included just about every aspect of ceramic processing. He’s operated Apron Full of Gold Pottery School in Winthrop, Maine. He was an instructor at Glen Echo Pottery in Glen Echo, MD for 10 years, and an instructor at Bill van Gilder’s Frederick Pottery School for two years. In 2004 he served as technical editor for Ceramics Monthly magazine. Below are some examples of his series of his SteamPunk work and other examples as will. You can learn more about Phil and Pottery class at Washington Street Gallery at https://www.hfclay.com
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