View from the Pines is a juried group exhibition of fine ceramic new works by over 40 members of the Pine Tree Potters’ Guild. Distinguished juror’s Janna Hiemstra, Executive Director of Craft Ontario and Angelo di Petta, internationally renowned ceramic artist, will assess work according to craftsmanship, excellence of design and originality. Reviewing over 90 submissions, the jury selected 48 pieces of art for the exhibition that reflect fine craftsmanship, excellence of design and originality.
The exhibition celebrates the 40th anniversary of the guild with free special events planned during this exhibition for the public. In addition to a wheel throwing demonstration, there will be opportunities for the public to play with clay at hand building events.
All artwork is available for purchase.
Docent in the Gallery
Docents from the Pine Tree Potters’ Guild will be in the galleries throughout the summer to greet visitors and discuss their creative process and their 40th Anniversary show, View from the Pines.
- Saturday August 10 | 11a.m. to 1p.m. with Ann Wilkinson and 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Hazel McPhee
- Saturday Aug 17 | 11a.m. to 1p.m. with Ann Wilkinson and 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Hazel McPhee
- Saturday Aug 24 | 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Deb Riley
- Friday Sept 6 | 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Josee Pirri
- Thursday Sept 12 | 11a.m. to 1p.m. with Paoletta DiFillipis
- Saturday, Sept. 14 | 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Rhonda Uppington
- Thursday, Sept. 19 | 11pam. to 1p.m. with Paoletta DiFillipis
- Saturday Sept 21 | 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Rhonda Uppington
- Saturday Sept 28 | 1p.m. to 4p.m. with Brenda Zysman
Artist Reception and Award Ceremony
Wednesday August 14 | Red Gallery 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Play with Clay | Saturday August 17 | 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Pine Tree Potters’ Guild invites you to “play with clay” and discover the beauty of working in this art form. All welcome. Free event.
Wheel Throwing | Saturday August 24 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Try your hand at wheel throwing during this fun and hands-on experience. Hosted by Pine Tree Potters’ Guild. All welcome. Free event.
Monday – Saturday | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays and statutory holidays.
Gallery admission is at no charge.