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upcoming wood firing workshop

updated thu 6 jan 11


Bruce Bowers on wed 5 jan 11

Hi Folks,=3D20
For various reasons, I am now in charge of handling all firings at=3D20
Monocacy Pottery in the Thurmont/Woodsboro area of Maryland. John Thies=
is no=3D20
longer on the premises and his wife, Marsha, and I are =3DE2=3D80=3D9Ckeep=
the fires=3D20
burning.=3DE2=3D80=3D9D My own wife is also involved in some of the work.=
I have done over a dozen of these over that past few years and they are=3D
always a success. My website @ _www.bowerswoodfireandpics.com_=3D20
( contains a video that I shot dur=
ing one of them.=3D20
My web site also contains a page (=3DE2=3D80=3D9CWood Firing Workshops=3DE=
) flyer that=3D20
contains a brief overview of the dates, general intent, and other informa=
about my next workshop to be held April 15 =3DE2=3D80=3D93 18, 2011. It h=
as =3D
scanned for viruses, so you can feel free to open it without worry.=3D20
The introductory session will be at my =3DE2=3D80=3D9Cwinter studio=3DE2=
=3D80=3D9D in=3D
Maryland on March 1, 2011, from 7 =3DE2=3D80=3D93 9 pm. =3D20
A full brochure covering suggested clays and glazes (although I can suppl=
a few of the most effective glazes,) workshop etiquette, our schedule of=
work, suggested pot sizes, stains and slips, and a brief explanation of=3D
fire theory will be given to each participant.=3D20
Further, the annual Fall Sale at Monocacy Pottery, a very well attended=3D
event, will be open to select pottery from any firing participant in 201=
Please be so kind as to take a look at this information, ask me to email=
brochure, or if you are an out-of-area potter, give me a call at=3D20
301-646-3481 or contact me via email @ _sailoor47@aol.com_ (mailto:sailoor=
Kind regards,=3D20
Bruce Bowers =3D20