Friday, December 30, 2011

Woodfiring movie to start the New Year

German potter, Markus Bohm will be at Sturt, Mittagong along with Steve Harrison on the 7th January 2012 for the Australian premiere of the DVD movie "Laid Back Woodfiring"  made about the building and firing of a wood fire kiln in Germany by Steve.
The event is open to all at the
Sturt Clubbe Hall,Frensham School, Cnr Waverley Parade and Range Road, Mittagong
at 1.30pm.
Markus says "In 2009 Australian potter Steve Harrison came to Alt Gaarz, Germany, for a very special kiln building workshop: building, loading, firing and unpacking a bourry box kiln within one week! A beautiful movie was made about this event by the professional film maker Andreas M├╝nz."

For more information please have a look at
To confirm place and time, contact details for Markus (while in Australia)
 Markus Boehm

 web   :
 mob   : +61 4 1671 5579

Saturday, December 10, 2011

A Successful Day

Members who took part in the stall in Cronulla Mall today will all be very happy with the results.
We also sold more raffle tickets for the Christmas Hamper and drew the winning ticket which will be announced in the next newsletter.
Congratulations to our new member, Fran who already has some sales, well done.
Setup and ready to go... along with a few handmade Christmas aprons and stockings for some extra colour

Thursday, December 8, 2011

See you in Cronulla Mall on Saturday

Members will be holding a stall from 8:30am to 4pm in the Mall at Cronulla this Saturday 10 December 2011.
We will also be selling tickets for the Christmas Hamper - the profits of which go to the Sylvanvale Foundation for People with Disability, the local charity which we support.

Christmas tree decorations by Anna Ryland

Bowls by Gail Sadleir
Hope you can come along and bring your friends to buy that gift or Christmas decoration or just to say 'Hi'.....

Monday, December 5, 2011

December Meeting

Wednesday night, 7 December will be our last meeting for 2011.  Come along and enjoy a bite to eat and share with your pottery friends.
  Please bring a plate of food, something for a Kris Kringle lucky dip and something to go into the raffle hamper which we run each year to raise funds for Sylvanvale - the local charity foundation for people with Intellectual Disablity.
Hope you can join us.
Have a wonderful Christmas with your family and friends and see you in the New Year.  Perhaps at our excursion to the Toolijooa Pottery mid January 2012! (details at the meeting or contact Joe).