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The largest all-pottery show in Virginia heads to Roanoke

The Blue Ridge Potters Guild will exhibit the work of over 70 talented and renowned potters and artists.

October 17, 2012|Melissa Gaona | Multimedia Journalist

ROANOKE, Va. — The Blue Ridge Potters Guild will host the 13th Annual Show and Sale October 19th - October 21st in Roanoke.

The show will be held at Patrick Henry High School and is free and open to the public.

Organizers anticipate between 2,000 to 3,000 people.

The show and sale is the largest all-pottery show in Virginia and features functional and decorative works of art.

This year, more than 70 potters will display and sell their unique and spectacular works.

The event will kick off with a reception on Friday, October 19th at 6 p.m.

The Show and Sale continues Saturday, October 20th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 21st from noon to 5 p.m.

Demonstrations of pottery techniques such as hand-thrown , hand-built and sculpted clay art will be held throughout the day on Saturday and Sunday.


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If you're interested in taking pottery classes, call (540) 864-7071 or email

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