THE WOOD FIRING CONFERENCE WILL TAKE PLACE IN STAR, NC. NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL LEADING ARTISTS WILL BE PRESENTING.
THE PRE-CONFERENCE WILL TAKE PLACE FROM JUNE 1 - 7
NC Mountains Pre-Conference, June 1-7
They are calling it the PreHEAT of western North Carolina. Participants and organizers of the NC Mountains pre-conference have assembled the region’s top woodfirers and a host of national and international guests for seven days of complete immersion into the exciting world of woodfiring. They have created an action-packed week, from June 1st through June 7th, full of firings, exhibitions, demonstrations, studio tours, feasts, and music.
Starting June 1st, the NC Mountain Pre-Conference Artists and Invited Guests will be loading and firing nine kilns, at seven kiln sites across the region, Participants will get to see their work fired with a variety of unique effects. Participants get 4.5 CU FT of work in the firings. (All work for the firing should be bisqued and preferably decorated/glazed prior to arrival. Limited glaze and slips will be provided at each of the 7 kiln sites. Please direct all shipped work to 119A Roberts St Asheville NC 28801)
Guest Artists Include:
This is a unique opportunity to have so many wood firing artists in one location. Apply today !