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Gold Coast Potters Art & Crafters' Christmas Market

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It's the place to go potty this xmas
The Gold Coast Potters Association Inc exists to promote pottery as a traditional craft and art form through teaching, demonstrations and exhibitions, for students, hobbyists, professionals and the wider community. The Christmas Market day provides the perfect opportunity to buy direct from local artisans of all mediums, including pottery, woodwork, sculpture, jewellery, spinning and weaving, knitted & crochet work, sewn clothing and toys, and much more.





ENTERTAINMENT
Live music
Food and coffee vans, cakes and biscuits
Live demonstrations by potters, woodworkers, sculptors, spinners & weavers
Kids have their own Play with Clay table

PARKING
Plenty of parking at the Council car park across the road.









GOLD COAST POTTERS ASSOCIATION
The organisation has been operating on the Gold Coast since it was formed by interested local craftspeople in 1977. The Gold Coast City Council provided the original but derelict Benowa Primary School building for their use and enthusiastic volunteers soon had a workshop fitted out for members. The quality of teachers is monitored by the Association and many former students have established a reputation as professional potters. Aceramist of national standing regularly present workshops. Click here to read more about their history or follow them on Facebook.

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Why? pottery rocks!
When: Sunday 20th November 2016, 9am-2pm
Phone: 61-7-5539 2502 (Benowa)
Where: The Potters' Place, 173 Ashmore Rd (cnr Ashmore Rd & Carrara St), Benowa 4217
Cost: FREE
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