372: Adrienne Eliades on using a die cutter for pattern making

Today on the Tales of a Red Clay Rambler Podcast I have an interview with Adrienne Eliades. From her Vancouver, Washington studio she makes highly decorated functional pots that draw from mid-century modern patterns and aesthetics. In our interview we talk about developing confidence as a teacher, using die-cut stencils, and her role as program coordinator for Idyllwild’s Hot Clay summer program. For more information visit www.adrienneeliades.com. Hey Red Clay Rambler fans, it’s May, which means we are celebrating the 9th birthday of the podcast. To help celebrate I’m asking you to contribute $9 to support this season of the show. You can get involved by making a donation through the Pay Pal donation portal at www.talesofaredclayrambler.com/donate or you can make a monthly pledge at patreon.com/redclayrambler. If you join Patreon today you can access perks like t-shirts, water bottles, and other podcast swag, as well as having access to the Patreon exclusive Tales from the Vault podcast, which features remastered episodes that are no longer available on major podcast apps. Thanks for listening and being part of the Red Clay Rambler community! With your support I can keep this show rolling into its 10th season. I want to give a shout out to the KC Clay Guild for sponsoring this episode of the podcast. I also want to encourage everyone to apply for their annual Teabowl National, which will be juried this year by Erica Iman. This is always a great show with pieces ranging from teabowls for the Japanese tea ceremony to sculptural interpretations of the iconic drinking vessel. This year’s exhibition will have a $500 Best in Show, as well as other prizes including purchase and equipment awards. Apply today before their June 25th deadline at kcclayguild.org/apply.  

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