Mark Hewitt Pottery, 424 Johnny Burke Road, Pittsboro, NC, opens to the public just a couple times of year.
There will be a Kiln Opening, which is an open studio event, on these dates:
- Saturday, June 11th, 2022: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Sunday, June 12th, 2022: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Saturday, June 18th, 2022: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Sunday, June 19th, 2022: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Over 1,500 handmade pots will be available.
This is a great chance to enjoy a day in the country, see Mark’s pottery workshop, the massive wood kilns, the barn/showroom, and shop for beautiful, handcrafted pottery.
The shelves in the open air barn/showroom are stocked with a delightful selection of lovely tumblers, cozy mugs, dinner plates and cereal bowls, elegant vases, pitchers, lidded jars,
small and large serving bowls, platters, planters and more ~ made by master potter, Mark Hewitt, and intern Dalton Hughes.
This is the 107th Firing of Mark’s huge wood-burning kiln, and all the pots are stamped ‘107’. The signature Big Pots Mark made for Firing 107 ~ life-size vases, jars and sentinels ~ will also be on display.
Mark Hewitt Pottery is three miles east of the courthouse in Pittsboro. Just put Mark Hewitt Pottery in your GPS and it will bring you right there. Signs will also be out just for these dates.