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Last Show of 2017

100 Acres Holiday Market

Wrapping up my holiday season at Hotel Henry on Sunday December 17    10 to 2

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Holiday Shows

 

Sunday, December 3        10-2   Hotel Henry Holiday Brunch

Saturday, December 9      10-4  Parkside Holiday Market

Sunday, December 17       10-2   Hotel Henry Holiday Brunch

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Lots of silver and copper for a shimmering holiday season…see these and much more!

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Revised Fall Show Schedule

Sunday, October 22, 10-3 Parkside Artisan Market

Wednesday, November 8  11-3  Private Holiday Party

Saturday, November 11     11-6  Psychic & Craft Fair Fundraiser, Center for Self Advocacy

Sunday, November 12        9-3   St. Andrew’s Holiday Craft & Gift Show 

Saturday, November 18     9-2   St. Paul’s Eggertsville Holiday Bazaar

More holiday shows and details to follow!

Just a few of the items I have been busy creating for my upcoming shows:

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Hand-finished solid sterling silver bracelet cuffs $25

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Raku-fired leaf pendants on leather cords $10

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Succulents in raku-fired and horse hair pots $20 to $50

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Raku-fired, horse hair, and pottery leaves $5 to $60

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Recycled copper “Cuffaloes” $25

 

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Autumn Adventures….

October & November Show Schedule

Saturday, October 7          11- 6  Youngstown Arts & Music Festival

Saturday, October 14           9-3  Sweet Home High School Dollars for Scholars

Wednesday, November 8  11-3  Private Holiday Party

Saturday, November 11     11-6  Psychic & Craft Fair Fundraiser, Center for Self Advocacy

Sunday, November 12        9-3   St. Andrew’s Holiday Craft & Gift Show 

Saturday, November 18     9-2   St. Paul’s Eggertsville Holiday Bazaar

More holiday shows and details to follow!

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Preserving autumn leaves in clay

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Always a surprise, raku pottery is one-of-a kind!

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Sweet little succulents in raku pottery $20 to $50

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Recycled Copper “Cuffaloes”  $25

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Stainless Steel Wine Bottle Stoppers      $20 each- boxed set $35

 

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September shows…

I am excited to be a first time vendor at Lockwood’s 10th Annual Fall Festival

Saturday, September 9   9-5

I have been busy creating one of a kind raku-fired pottery and unique jewelry for them and the second Parkside Artisan Market

Sunday, September 17

For those unfamiliar with raku pottery: 

Each one-of-a-kind piece is wheel thrown or handmade, bisque fired, and decorated with metallic glazes. While the pot is still very hot, it is removed carefully from the kiln and placed in a can full of paper, straw, or leaves. The material catches fire and the can is closed tightly to begin the de-oxidation process.  Smoke and fire work together to create a unique, one of a kind piece of ceramic art.   This unique pottery is decorative only and should not be used with food or liquids.  

Photos below show part of the process- because my kilns are small, I am only able to fire a few pieces in each load.

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Glowing hot pottery leaves ready to be removed from the kiln

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The glowing pottery is carefully placed in the can of newspaper, catches fire, and is quickly closed to begin the de-oxidation process

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New raku with leaf impressions

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Some of the finished raku leaves

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Some of my kiln-fired, fused glass jewelry and re-purposed silverplate

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Raku pottery leaf pendants

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Recycled copper “Cuffaloes”

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Fused glass and engraved wood embellished stainless steel bottle stoppers

Stay tuned for the rest of my fall and holiday show schedule!

For my many out-of-town friends and family, please feel free to contact me for special items- I will create something just for you!  regina.rexford@gmail.com  716-364-1800

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Commission for my wonderful niece, Jill, using horse hair from her two loves…

 

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Parkside Artisan Market & Lockwood’s Fall Festival

I have been busy creating one of a kind raku-fired pottery and unique jewelry for the Parkside Artisan Market

Sunday, August 20 and Sunday, September 17   10 – 3

I will also be a vendor at Lockwood’s 10th Annual Fall Festival

Saturday, September 9   9-5

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Hamburg Garden Walk Vendor Fair

 

Saturday & Sunday, July 8 & 9 Hamburg Garden Walk Vendor Fair

Just finished a new batch of raku fired pottery – some with succulents!

Hope you can join me this weekend!

Later this month:  Glen Park Art Festival