Electric Kiln Workshop: August 2018

Pottery kilns never seem very scary, until you’re staring down the face of one in your home studio. Many “what if” and “how do I” coupled with “oh no!!” moments can happen with our first electric pottery kilns.

Stone Leaf is here for you! We’re back this June 24 with our half day Electric Kiln Workshop, a class to help all potters learn how to fire an electric pottery kiln. We’ll answer the basics and more detailed questions so you leave Stone Leaf more prepared.

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Small Business Week 2018

I got an email recently from the City of Arvada reminding me of Small Business Week. This year, Small Business Week is April 29 to May 5. Small Business Week is the perfect opportunity to recognize and celebrate each other; the makers, small business owners, and local stores. So many of us are Small Businesses, it’s a good reminder to support one another.

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Front Range Spring Pottery Sales

With Mother’s Day on the horizon, many Denver/Boulder/Fort Collins potters plan a Spring Pottery Sale. This is a great time to get out to Colorado’s best cities, meet some new people, and support local artisans. As we hear about sales – from private studios to pottery guilds to street festivals, we like to update this post and let you know what’s going on. Let us know if you want your sale listed here. Continue reading

Electric Kiln Workshops: Winter 2018

We know that purchasing an electric pottery kiln can lead to a lot of questions of about “how to” and “what if”. And “oh no!”

That’s why Stone Leaf Pottery will be teaching a half day class to help potters learn how to fire an electric pottery kiln. The class for Winter 2018 will on Sunday, February 18 and March 25.

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New Stoneware Glaze from Mayco!

Hurray! Praise the glaze chemists at Mayco – they’ve just added fun and awesome and “I can’t wait to use them” new glazes to their Stoneware line!!

The Mayco Stoneware line has been on Stone Leaf’s shelves for a few years now, and we’d strongly recommend you give them a try. Check out the full line by clicking through here.

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