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For those of you with nothing better to do you may have noticed that I tend to play with the web site in little splurges. Today this is because I am shovelling stone and need to take breaks to cool down. Anyhow I am playing with the Blog. I want to develop the Blog so that it becomes more interactive and acts as an archive. To make it more interactive I am adding Comments boxes to some Blog posts. This may attract lots of Spam posts, but as I am keeping the editing rights I hope it does not result in lots of filtering work. To build the archive function I am playing with Categories and hope by selecting sensible topics it will become searchable. So I have cooled down a bit so back to shovelling.

 

Another comment on the importance of having your work on the members pages is that when NWP is invited to exhibit at venues such as Craft in the Bay, selectors will look at our web site first. Galleries will often wish to select work themselves and they will base their selection on the web site. So it is really in your interest to have your work on view, show your best work and keep it up to date. – send info to nantglyn.ysgol@yahoo.com.

Hi, Finally managed to update the web site a bit. Details of the Raku event have been added and a new member’s work. Please let me know if you wish to be added to the members work section. I need a short personal statement and some images in jpg format. Also if anyone wants their entry updating send me details. Send me details of any schools, classes, exhibitions etc etc that you want advertising. Can now import jpg and document links more easilly. Everyone going to the International Ceramics Festival – have a great time, Regards Richard.

I have added the poster advertising this event on the events page. If you want to have a table to sell work contact Bev – but be quick as spaces are limited. Also adverts for the event can be obtained from Sue Barnes – please get copies and place in local shops, pubs, etc etc.

I have added a News page to the web site. Details of Terry Bell-Hughes exhibition have been added.

Details of how to apply to have work included in the exhibition of North and South Wales Members at the ICF are detailed under the Future Exhibitions menue of the web site. This post will automatically be posted on our Facebook site.

Hi,  I (Richard Morris, nantglyn.ysgol@yahoo.com) the very slow editor of this web site has just discovered how to put pdf files directly onto the web site. This will make inclusion of adverts etc prepared as pdfs into the web site. Check out the Newsletter page for an example.

We have been offered an exhibition at this superb gallery. Check out forthcoming exhibition page and links to the Plas Glyn-y-Weddw web site.

I have added a calendar page as a pull-down sub-menue under the Events tab, this gives an overview of planning so far for 2017. Under current events you will find details of our first talk- demonstration by Eddie Curtis. Check out his web site – his work is amazing. If you have not renewed your membership yet do so soon please. I want to change the images on our banner on the home page so send me any images you would lik to see. Also if you are not in the members work section yet it may be because you have not sent me anything. Regards Richard. nantglyn.ysgol@yahoo.com.

AGM 2016

I have added details of our next event and the AGM to the events page. I have also started an archive page for past events which will include photos taken at these events. Please send me photos from the Raku event and the Potter’s Market for inclusion.