Category Archives: Events

Kiln Openings Never Dull

The East Austin Studio Tour program scheduled for Clayworks  (Nov. 20, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.) will explore the connection between architects and artisans.  A panel of local architects, who are all skilled artisans in their own right, will discuss how … Continue reading

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A Sconce for a Cause

Clayworks, like most other artisan shops we know, donates work to many good causes in our own neighborhood and beyond.  Most recent is this simple sconce auction donation benefitting El Buen Pastor Early Childhood Development Center.   The event will … Continue reading

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Empty Bowl Project

The bowls that fuel “The Empty Bowl Project” are made by potters all over Austin, all year long. Benefitting the Capital Area Food Bank, the event allows you to purchase a handmade bowl of handmade soup for the price of … Continue reading

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East Austin Studio Tour 2009

The East Austin Studio Tour is going all out this year, and so is Clayworks. The tour has been expanded to two weekends with a full week of Eastside arts events between. Last year’s E.A.S.T. was our busiest ever, and … Continue reading

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Bird Baths

I’m making bowls for birdbaths. First I use about 22 lbs of clay to throw the large bowl/platters. Then I decorate them with a dark iron slip. they have to set overnight before I can trim the bottom. On some … Continue reading

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