Pottery Workshop Offered in Franklinton NC

By Donna Campbell Smith, FCAC Assistant Coordinator

Leslie Martin will teach a two-part Hand Building Pottery Workshop at her studio and Franklin County Arts Council Center, 22 S Main Street, Franklinton NC on two Saturdays: August 6 and 20, 2016.

Participants will learn how to hand build a pottery box and the process of forming and glazing during Part 1 on August 6, 2016, 1-3pm.

During Part 2 on August 20, 2016, 1-3pm, participants will glaze the box created during Part 1.

The cost is $30 for members including both sessions and materials. Non-member cost is $35. Space is limited so sign up now. To register send a check to FCAC, PO Box 758, Louisburg, NC 27549 or go to the FCAC online store and find the appropriate Pottery Workshop button — “member” and “nonmember” registration buttons available.

For more information on the Pottery Workshop, email fcacarts@gmail.com or call 919.497.6910.

More about Leslie Martin, her work, and workshops, may be found on her Facebook page.

Also Going On at the Franklin County Arts Council:

While at the online store, check out FCAC raffle tickets! For $5, purchase a ticket to enter drawing for the chance to win one of two 21″ x 29″ watercolor paintings titled “Carving a Duck” and “Carving a Horse” (matted and framed).

The FCAC Photography Guild will meet Sunday, July 10, 2016, at 2:30pm. This July meeting is being held at the FCAC gallery, 22 S Main Street, in Franklinton NC. Bob Ringham will be giving a mini-workshop on “Getting the Most from your Phone Camera.” New members are welcome to attend.

About Donna Campbell Smith 64 Articles
Donna Campbell Smith, an author based in Franklinton NC, worked in the horse industry for over thirty years as an instructor, trainer, breeder, and writer. She has an AAS Degree in Equine Technology from Martin Community College and is a certified riding instructor. Smith has written four non-fiction books on equine management: The Book of Donkeys, (The Lyons Press 2016) The Book of Miniature Horses (The Lyons Press 2005), The Book of Draft Horses (The Lyons Press 2007), and The Book of Mules (The Lyons Press 2009. All her books are available at Amazon.com or ask for them at a bookstore near you. Donna is a member of Franklin County Arts Council. Visit her website at www.donnacampbellsmith.com.