I scaled up some trays for this firing.
We are on the second day of loading the kiln today.
Burning tomorrow. #ceramics #woodfiredpottery #joshcopus
I scaled up some trays for this firing.
#woodfiredceramics #woodfiredpottery #ceramics #joshcopus
Hey everyone, if your interested in taking a one week, hands on and hands down fantastic workshop with me this coming summer you should email Shane Mickey at email@example.com to register for my workshop at Mars Hill University June 23-29.
It’s really affordable. $500 dollars for tuition and room and board through the university for an additional $290.
It’s a great time to come spend a week in the mountains just outside of Asheville. We will make things together, talk about wild clay, and have a pizza party at my land on the last night.
It’s gonna be a blast.
#potteryworkshop #ceramics #ceramicsclass #joshcopus #wildclay
Check out this lineup!
My friend Shane Mickey has started offering one week workshops at Mars Hill University, which is just outside of Asheville and just down the road from my pottery.
I am teaching the week of June 23-29th. We will cover a whole array of different forming techniques in this hands on workshop. We will also have a pizza party out at our pottery on the last night of the class.
All for the incredibly affordable rate of $500 for tuition.
You can also sign up for room and meals through the University fo $290, which makes these workshops a really great value.
Registration is open now. email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to sign yourself up!
With @shanemickeypottery @teadubpottery @chandradebuse @carterpottery
#workshop #potteryclass #potteryworkshop #ceramics
Just a reminder that this is the last week to register early for my class at Arrowmont, June 30th till July 13th.
If you register by February 1st your 50$ registration fee will be waved.
Go to Arrowmont.org for all the details.
And check out @arrowmont_school
#teachingatarrowmont #arrowmont_school #arrowmont #joshcopus #woodfiredceramics #pottery #wildclay #woodkiln
Getting into the details.
The work is cleaning up promisingly.
More to come tomorrow.
#woodfiredpottery #woodfiredceramics #joshcopus #slipware
Everything is moving into its final stage of completion in the studio in anticipation of the upcoming firing.
#pottersmarketinvitational #pottersmarket2018 #ceramics #joshcopus
Big pot. Big Kiln. Big time busy getting everything made for the upcoming @pottersmarketinvitational
Every year I bring my very best work to this show, and I always try to make a couple pieces that really push the limits of what I feel capable of.
Of course, for anyone who knows ceramics, now is not the time to count chickens. Making and decorating is sorta the easy part of big work. Fingers crossed for the firing!!!
With @delhomserviceleague and @themintmuseum
#pottersmarketinvitational #pottersmarket2018 #mintshow #ceramics #apotterslife #joshcopus
I generally try to get professional images after every firing to document the best new work.
Sometimes I don’t have time and need to take the work to a show before I can get it photographed.
The next best thing is having my collectors send me images of their new pieces in their homes.
I’m glad to know where this one is, because it was one of my favorites from the last firing and now I can go visit it.
Thanks Wes for the image and for your support and interest in my work.
#newwork #16handsfloydva #potterycollector #woodfiredpottery #woodfiredceramics #joshcopus
New shapes in the new studio.
I haven’t been posting much about my ceramic studio practice… just want to remind the world that I still make pottery.
#woodfiredceramics #pottery #joshcopus #ceramics
We will be dedicating the Monument today at Woodson Branch Nature School from 2-8. Come on out. The brick factory will be in full effect for anyone who wants to make some bricks.
#communitybrick #communitybrickproject #buildingcommunityproject #oldmarshalljailbrickproject #oldmarshalljailproject #bighousebrickcompany #joshcopus