Upcoming Workshops:

May 13-14: Workshop, nr. Toronto. To register contact: annranderaad@yahoo.com

June 11-16: Workshop, Looking Lively, Altering with Freshly Thrown Clay and more...

                   Cullowhee Mountain Arts, Western Carolina University Campus, Cullowhee, NC.

A special, immersion-style workshop with in-depth attention to supporting each participant's goals. Exceptional studio and instruction access, with plenty of time in an outstanding, well-equipped, spacious studio. Exponential growth in skills and aesthetics happen in this context!

June 26-30: Workshop, Fresh Approaches to Functional Pots, Throwing, Altering and More.

What an opportunity: Making pots surrounded with the outstanding beaches and art galleries of Cape Cod. Attention and instruction will be given to each participant to facilitate leaps in aesthetic and technical skills. Our emphasis is on making functional pots that are full of character.

Selected Upcoming Shows & Sales:

June 2-4: STUDIO TOUR, sponsored by Toe River Arts Council.

Visit my studio! 10-5 each day, right here in Bakersville, NC.


Find everything from big-time bargains to elegant, gallery-quality porcelain pottery. Joining me again will be Sarah Holt with her beautiful functional pots. We're looking forward to visiting with many friends old and new! We'll be serving light refreshments.

Google Maps Link and More info: sponsored by our Toe River Arts Council 

June 6-Sept. 7th:  Cedar Creek Gallery National Teapot Show X, Creedmoor, NC.


June 17-August 19: It’s All About Atmosphere, Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts, Harvard University,

Gallery 224, Allston, MA.


My heart warms to be included in this show as I started out in pottery at the humble beginnings of the Ceramics Program when it was the Radcliffe Studio in 1971.

Sept. 2-3: Sweet n Salty Pots, new POTTERY HOME SALE!

Labor Day Weekend, 10-6 Saturday, 10-5 Sunday.

with Teresa Pietsch and Ronan Peterson, and guest Amy Sanders

Stay tuned for new website upload! contact: ggs@gertrudegrahamsmith.com

Ridgeway Building, Penland School Campus, Penland, NC.

Google Maps Link

October 14-15 : Spruce Pine Potters Market. http://www.sprucepinepottersmarket.com

Nov. 10-12: Carolina Designer Craftsmen Guild Market.


December 1-3: Toe River Arts Council Studio Tour.

Visit my studio! http://www.toeriverarts.org/studio-tour/

Ask about workshops and joining me in firing in my soda kiln! Here’s email!

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