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Welcome to CAW Summer Pottery

Iphone users:  click here to view full site.  ..`  . It is recommended that all students become familiar with the contents of the Student Handbook. Then, come on in !  We have practice times as noted below until August 18th; that is, unless CAW closes due to inclement … Continue reading

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Our Pottery’s Assemblage Sculpture

On your way into the pottery, take a good look at our assemblage sculpture at CAW’s entrance; its been part of the raised island in front of the school since 2014. Sculpture traditionally involves carving in wood, clay, or stone. But in assemblage, … Continue reading

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CAW Potter Featured at Exhibition

The 117th annual exhibition of the New Haven Paint and Clay Club is now showing in CAW’s Hilles gallery.  The show includes a sculpture by CAW potter Rosemary McClean entitled “The Hunter”, item 18 in the catalog, pictured below.  Rosemary is … Continue reading

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Meet – a – Potter

We interview a CAW potter every so often, and post it under the Meet A Potter tab so that you can start developing connections, and we can all get to know one another better. Check out our latest interview, with Ulla Kasten, under … Continue reading

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Song Dynasty Vase Auctioned for $14.7 Million

The vase shown here, recently auctioned by Sotheby’s, is a part of the official ware made for the imperial court of the Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279) in Hangzhou. (Click to enlarge.) It has a tooled octagonal profile beginning at the foot, … Continue reading

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Kiln/ Firing Safety

Check out a new description of safety features associated with our kilns and firing process by clicking here , or navigate to the page by pulling down the Studio Info tab – scrolling down to Kilns/Firing – and over to the right to Kiln/Firing Safety. .

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Pottery Equipment For Sale

One Shimpo Potter’s Wheel, One Alpine Kick Wheel,  & One Econo Kiln. Need the room. Make a reasonable offer, and come & take them away. Contact Phil Levine 203-378-7118

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