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hank murrow workshop in virginia

updated fri 25 feb 05


Darlene Tsukamoto on thu 24 feb 05


We still have openings for this upcoming =
workshop.  Please give us a call if you are interested in =


New Ways of Using Old Tools

With Hank Murrow

Friday, March 11, 2005; 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm  Artist =

Saturday/Sunday, March 12/13, 2005;  10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Fee:   $145.00

Join us as we welcome Oregon potter Hank Murrow as he demonstrates his =
unique methods of working on and off the wheel.  While most of his =
work begins on the wheel he has developed some interesting ways of =
working with clay to extend the form vocabulary by employing tools =
he  has specially designed .  Displacement trimming, =
soft-faceting and displacement forming are among some of the =
‘tricks’ he will reveal that simplify the making of elaborate =
forms.   He will also show how to make dies for the extruder =
and demonstrate their utility in creating forms far removed from wheel =
work.  Sunday morning will afford an opportunity for hands- on work =
with tools of his design.   Most of his work is made to serve =
food or flowers at the table, and participants will serve the final =
potluck Sunday afternoon in his wares to reveal how they are =
‘completed’ by their contents.

Hank Murrow has been working with clay for more than 46 =
years.    He earned a BS and MFA degree in ceramics and =
taught with George Kokis at Ohio University and Brad Reed at Anderson =
Ranch.  Since 1974 he has lived in Eugene, Oregon as a studio =
artist and divides his time between developing kiln designs and creating =
work "to serve at the table for family and friends".  He =
shows in galleries nationwide and teaches workshops throughout the =

For more information visit:=A0 =A0=A0 or email

or call 703-228-0558/0560

Lee Arts Center

5722 Lee Highway

Arlington, VA=A0 22207