Highfield Pottery   •   Events


 
Sept. 29 Allison & Blair
Fall Pottery Sale
Highfield Pottery

The barn/showroom will be decorated with pumpkins, gourds and all of our favorite fall things to celebrate the new season! All pots - including bakers, bowls, kitchen jars, garlic keepers, honey pots, coffee mugs and more - will be discounted at 25% off - our way of saying thanks to our community here on the mountain and thanks to all of your who have visited us, collected our pots and supported us throughout the years.

Open from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.


 
Sept. 22 to Oct. 27 Allison
Strictly Functional Pottery National 2018
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Juried by Ben Carter

Opening Reception Friday, September 21 from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M.
 
July 5 to August 5 Allison
Tabletop: Functional Artwork for the Table
The Torpedo Factory
Alexandria, VA

The Art League’s Annual Exhibition. Juried by Cathi Jefferson.
 
Early August Allison & Blair
Quietude
Schaller Gallery
Saint Joseph, MI

An invitational exhibition curated by Linda Christianson.
 
May 4 to May 26 Allison
Atmospheric
New Orleans Clay Center

Juried exhibition featuring ceramics fired in atmospheric types. Juried by Linda Christianson.
 
Jan. 19 to Feb. 25 Allison
On The Rocks: An Exhibition of Vessels for and Related to Drinking
Pewabic Pottery
Detroit, Michigan

An international exhibition juried by Pete Pinnell.
 
March Allison
International Orton Conebox Show
Juried by Pete Pinnell.
 
Jan. 26 to Mar. 25 Allison & Blair
The Soul-Full Cup
Rivers Studio and Gallery
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Invitational Cup Exhibition

Opening Reception: January 26th, 2018 6:00 to 9:00 P.M.
 
March 24 Allison
Workshop: Good Pots For Good Food
Frederick Clay Studio
Frederick, Maryland

Allison will present a one day workshop from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The serving and prep of food play a vital role in her consideration of form and surface design. Demo will include throwing mugs, oval and square bakers, plates, serving bowls, bottles, and other pots for good food!
 
Sept. 1 to Oct. 31 Allison
Art for Food
Rivers Gallery
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Solo invitational exhibition
Opening reception Friday, September 1st, 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.
 
Sept. 23 Allison
Workshop: Good Pots for Good Food
Rivers Gallery
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Allison will offer a one day demo workshop from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The serving and prep of food play a vital role in her consideration of form and surface design. Demo will include mugs, oval and square bakers, plates, serving bowls, bottles, and other pots for good food!

Online Registration
 
Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 Allison
Hood Alumni Exhibition
Gifts Inn Boonsboro
Boonsboro, Maryland

An invitational exhibition featuring the works of Hood College alumni artists.
 
Oct. 6 Allison
Teabowl National 2017
Kansas City Clay Guild
Kansas City, Missouri

Annual juried exhibition of traditional and nontraditional teabowls. Juried by Chandra Debuse. Bredin-Lee Gallery.
 
Nov. 19 to Jan. 11 Allison
Homegrown Talent
District Clay Center

An invitational exhibition featuring the work of artists from the Maryland, Virginia and DC area.

Opening reception Saturday, November 19th.
 
Dec. 18 to Jan. 30 Allison
Out of the Ashes
Morean Center for Clay

Juried wood fire show held in conjunction with the annual Florida Heat Wave Wood Fire Workshop. Juried by Matthew Schiemann.

Opening reception December 10th from 5:00 to 9:00 P.M.
 
Sept. 17 to Oct. 22 Allison
Strictly Functional Pottery National 2016
Market House Craft Center

Juried by Simon Leach

Opening reception Friday, September 16th from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M.
 
Jan. 25 to Feb. 19, 2016 Allison and Blair
Shippensburg Ceramics Invitational
Kauffman Gallery
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

Invitational exhibition curated by Ben Culbertson

Opening Reception: Wednesday, January 27th from 6:30 to 8:30 P.M.
 
Sept. 26 to Oct. 31, 2015 Allison and Blair
Strictly Functional Pottery National
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Juried by Matt Long.

Opening Reception: Friday, September 25 from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M.
 
June 3 to July 6, 2015 Allison
Tabletop Ceramics
The Art League Alexandria, Virginia

An international juried exhibit of ceramic works designed for food, drink and the table. Juried by Trevor Dunn.

Opening Reception: Thursday, June 11, 6:30 to 8:00 P.M.
 
April 2015 Allison
Das Bembel - Experiment
Keramikmuseum
Westerwald, Germany

An invitational international exhibition featuring contemporary pots with historical references to German salt glazed jugs used for applewine. (This exhibition has been extended through Summer 2016 due to its popularity.)
 
January 2015 Allison
Drink This! The Workshouse International Cup Show
The Workhouse Arts Center
Lorton, Virginia

An international exhibition, juried by Phil Rogers
 
August 2014 Allison and Blair
Wood, Salt and Soda
Academy of Fine Arts
Lynchburg, Virginia

An invitational exhibition curated by John Jessiman of the Cub Creek Foundation.
 
August 2014 Allison and Blair
Earth, Wind and Fire: the Art of Wood-fired Ceramics
Ice House
Berkeley Springs, West Virginia

An invitational wood-fired ceramic exhibition curated by Crawford Horne and featuring new wood-fired works by several regional wood-fire potters.
 
June 2014 Allison and Blair
Collaborations in Clay
Highfield Hall
Falmouth, Massachusetts

An international invitational exhibition of collaborative work curated by Hollis Engley, Kimberly Medeiros and Annie Dean
 
June 2014 Allison
Tabletop
The Art League
Alexandria, Virginia

An international exhibit of functional ceramics related to the serving, celebration and enjoyment of food and drink. Juried by Tony Clennell
 
April 2014 Allison
Twentieth San Angelo National Ceramic Competition
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts
San Angelo, Texas

Juried by Leopold Foulem