Pine Tree Potters' Guild
Aurora Ontario

Pine Tree Potters' Guild is a non-profit organization founded in 1979. Dedicated to the preservation and advancement of ceramic arts, the guild has a complete working studio supporting members from Aurora and the surrounding areas.

News and Upcoming Events

Empty Bowls

The 14 Annual Empty Bowls Event will be held on Thursday November 16th, 2023. This event will raise much needed funds for two local charities; Welcoming Arms, Aurora and Inn From The Cold, Newmarket.

Lunch Sitting: 12:00noon to 2:00pm, $60.00 per person

Dinner Sitting: 6:30pm to 8:30pm, $60.00 per person

Location: Newmarket Old Town Hall, 460 Botsford St, Newmarket

Tickets for Empty Bowls 2023, are now available for purchase at Meridian Credit Union in Aurora, 297 Wellington St E, during regular business hours. Payments must be made in CASH.

Tickets are limited, so please don't delay.

Culture Days Aurora, Raku In The Park Event
Saturday September 30, 2023
10:00am to 1:00pm

Come out to Town Park in Aurora from 10am to 1pm and join in the fun with the Pine Tree Potters! The first 100 participants can take part in this free Raku event. Choose and glaze a piece of pottery made by members of the Pine Tree Potters' Guild and watch it being fired in a Raku kiln. Once it has cooled, you can clean it up and take it home. Quantities are limited, so be sure to come early.

Pictures from last year's event:

Pottery Show and Sale

Thank you for highlighting our Spring Sale in this article.

Thank you to everyone who visited our Spring Sale. We look forward to seeing you at the 2023 Fall Pottery Show and Sale at Newmarket Old Town Hall.

Thursday, November 16: 10am to 9pm
Friday, November 17: 10am to 9pm
Saturday, November 18: 10am to 5pm
Sunday, November 19: 10am to 4pm

Latest Updates on the Website

New images of work by Sheena Griffith in our online Members Gallery .
New images of work by Lisa-Marie Oliphant in our online Members Gallery.
New images of work by Linda Szoldatits in our online Members Gallery .
New images of work by Dave Schembri in our online Members Gallery .

News and Upcoming Events For Guild Members

Next Zoom Meeting

September 11th, 2023 at 7:00pm

Studio News

Members should book time in the studio using the SuperSass Scheduler. Please contact Alyson for any scheduling questions.

Links to Safety Data Sheets for Approved Raw Materials

A list of links to the Safety Data Sheets for all raw materials used in the Pine Tree Potters' Studio or in approved personal glaze recipes is now available on our website.

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New Member Resources Page

A new Member Resources page has been added to the website. Please contact Brenda if you have information that you would like to have added to this page.