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Pots of Ponsonby Newsletter


Here are some events coming up that members of the Pots of Ponsonby group are involved in:

A repeat of this popular workshop
Unwind with Clay 
at Shearer Pottery
47 Radiata Lane Birkenhead

Sunday 7th July 9.00am to 3.30
$95 includes lunch and all materials.

An opportunity to spend a day in a working pottery studio overlooking the bush of Kauri Park.  The peaceful garden setting makes this a stress-free place to unwind.  Jeanette has combined her artistic skills with her work as a health practitioner at Instinctive Health to offer you a chance to escape from your usual routine, discover the fun of clay work and learn relaxation and de-stressing. 

Book now as spaces limited 

Watch for potters exhibiting at Corelli's Cafe in Devonport
The Cafe is owned by potter and ceramic enthusiast Ann O'Sullivan who shows ceramic work in her cafe as well as serving great meals and coffee
The next evening is a
Rice Bowl Night with hand-made rice bowls from Margaret Sumich's workshop.These are woodfired using soda and salt to give a unique finish - you can see some of these on her page on this website or on her "potters Page" on the New Zealand Potter's website   
the date of this evening is Wednesday14th August and you will need to book as there is a limited number able to be catered for: ph (09)445 4151 or

In November - from the 20th - there is a new exhibition opening at:

Kaipara Coast Sculpture Gardens
1481 Kaipara Coast Highway (S16)

This exhibition shows new pieces of outdoor sculpture from selected artists
and is continuing


We hope that you will be able to attend at least some of these exhibitions and see - or purchase the new work made by our members

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