Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Mata Ortiz Pottery Firing & After Thing

Beale Street Mata Ortiz Pottery Showing Presented by Bruce Carter/
Mata Ortiz Firing and after-thing hosted by Mikel Weisser

Mata Ortiz Pottery Demonstration and Sale

Mata Ortiz artists Lucy Mora and Lorenso Bugarini be demonstrating world famous Mata Ortiz pottery technique which rivals the best of Pueblo pottery produced anywhere. Pots are meticulously painted using a brush made of human hairs prior to firing. Followed at 5:00 pm by a "firing party" (off-site, weather permitting.)

Beale Street Gallery in Kingman, Arizona
418 E. Beale St., Kingman, Arizona 86401

Saturday 12:00pm until 4:00pm

Firing and after-thing hosted by Mikel Weisser

As a follow-up to the Mata Ortiz pottery show at Beale Street Brews that afternoon, i will host Bruce Carter & guests in a traditional Mata Ortiz-style firing of the pottery in the firepit at The So-Hi Peacesign Themepark. Event open to public. After thing to follow. Bring refreshments and musical instruments to share.
First Attend This Thing in Kingman, then come to the After-Thing:

Saturday 5:30pm until 8:30pm

So-Hi Peace Sign Themepark 
4490 Sundown Drive Golden Valley, AZ 86413

December 22 at 12:00pm

This is all of course provided that the Mayans haven't gotten their calendar right after all--

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