Monday, November 10, 2014

POW! Pots on Wheels!

POW! Pots On Wheels.
Our KickStarter will start this Tuesday November 4, 2104
Click the blue button to go to our KickStarter and check out our project video and rewards
POW! (Pots On Wheels!) is a collaborative group of functional potters who seek to connect our love of pots with all kinds of people by bringing shows, projects, and collaborations directly to communities in our mobile gallery/project space. We love the culture of the ceramic community, its makers and collectors, but want to want to reach new audiences—young and older audiences and folks who might never before have touched clay, used handmade pots, or have any idea about how pots are made.  A renovated a 17ft step van will reach underserved neighborhoods and settings where space is at a premium and otherwise unavailable. The van will also serve as an educational gallery to exhibit collaborative projects that POW! members engage in with one another, colleagues, students, and communities, as well as be flexible enough to serve as a workshop for specially designed projects.
We are building partnerships with museums, art centers, schools, and community centers to bring POW! to life. With the support of organizations that have been working for decades we will bring an engaging experience of clay to a broader audience. POW! promises a fresh approach: