May 8th at 7 pm Special General Meeting
We need you to help change our constitution!
This needed to be changed when we have moved to Phillipstown and all that is required of you is to read the remits, which were sent to you last month and vote on the changes; simple as. We need a quorum of 16 to be able to legally pass these changes.
We have the opportunity to wood fire with Halswell potters group in July 28.This is a wood kiln where we keep putting wood in the kiln and monitor it for about 8 hours. I will bring along some samples and discuss the wood firing techniques and the build up to loading the kiln etc. If you are interested please come along, vote and discuss taking part in a different type of firing.
Tuesday 10.00am to 3.00pm: you can carry on into the night session with Ken.This means you have all day to play with clay.
You may also arrange with Shona, after her class on Wednesday, to play until 4.00pm when the hub closes. The rooms are usually open during week days when the hub is open. First Saturday of the month: Anne is opening the rooms; if you would like to take part check her out on Mt Pleasant face book or email email@example.com.
Photographing your work for our web site: please bring along some of your work on club days so Graham Maguire firstname.lastname@example.org can take photos to put on the web site. It is looking rather good. All our information is there for you to see what going on in the club.
See you on May 8 at 7pm
SUBS ARE NOW OVERDUE please pay direct credit to Mt pleasant pottery Westpac 03 1591 008345400 many thanks
MP Pottery Club Programme
CLUB DAYS & CLUB NIGHTS
Club Days are on Tuesdays, 10am to 3.30pm and 7 to 9pm.
Club Demonstration Nights are on the second Tuesday of every month.
We are hosting guest speakers and demonstrators who will be sharing their knowledge and expertise on a wide range of topics relating to pottery and ceramics.
A Gold coin or note donation please.
To get most out of our Demonstration Club Nights please get in contact and let me know which topics you would like to know more about. I will try and make it happen!
Renate 021-1336620, email@example.com
Weekend Schools Due to interest we will be reintroducing a number of weekend or one day workshops throughout the year. Please let me know what your interests are and I’ll make that happen too 😊
Tuesday 8th, 7pm
Please attend as this important meeting to progress our club!
There’s no pressure to the individual member, you are just required to vote.
Please see details attached to the email
Tuesday 12th, 7pm
Club night with Mary Lou Foate
Mary Lou lovingly creates these unique, whimsical, adorable and very individual pieces of art: miniature sculptures, plaques, brooches, coasters… by using tools found from nature or the kitchen draw. A very inspiring, creative and must attend evening.
Saturday, 7th, 10am to 4 pm
One day workshop
Slip/Engobe making, experimenting and decorating workshop with Renate
We will make our own Engobe, experiment with a variety of different decorating techniques on test tiles and decorate our own prepared, raw bowl
Enrolments to firstname.lastname@example.org
Committee for 2018
Secretary Shona Clarkson email@example.com
Treasurer Ken Doidge firstname.lastname@example.org
Newsletter and web manager Graham Maguire email@example.com
Household and maintenance Lorraine (Rudi) Jansen firstname.lastname@example.org
Club day roster Bill Bromley Bromleybill@hotmail.com
Minute secretary Brenda Benge email@example.com
Face book manager Anne Goddard firstname.lastname@example.org
Allan Mauger email@example.com
The Secretary and Members - Mt Pleasant Pottery Group.