Potters of the Piedmont Pottery Festival set for Nov. 10
(Greensboro, NC) – The Potters of the Piedmont Pottery Festival is held each spring and fall at the Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410. The fall festival will be Saturday Nov. 10 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Founders, Molly Lithgo and Jim Rientjes of Earthworks Pottery, highlighted the Potters of the Piedmont Festival as an extension of their annual studio show begun in 2002. Their vision of the festival is to showcase local potters as well as those from across the state and beyond.
Earthworks Pottery and Potters of the Piedmont are proud to support Greensboro Urban Ministry and Mosaic – A Lifespan Studio. Greensboro Urban Ministry is provided with a table at each Festival in order to promote the organization. A substantial piece of pottery from a potter at each show will be raffled that day, with 100% of the proceeds going to support Greensboro Urban Ministry programs. Mosaic – A Lifespan Studio is provided a booth in support of their programs.
This festival offers the public an opportunity to meet more than 50 potters from NC, SC & VA. A large selection of handmade, functional, decorative, and sculptural pottery will be available for sale. Ample parking is available; the event is free and open to the public.
This event is sponsored by: Earthworks Pottery, Mary Wells, Greensboro Parks and Recreation Dept., Center for Visual Artists, Triad City Beat, Cheesecakes by Alex, First Carolina Delicatessen, and Greensboro Urban Ministry.