Scholars & Scones: Jugtown Pottery



Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:00am - 12:00pm


Blowing Rock Art and History Museum
159 Chestnut St.
Blowing Rock, NC 28605


Join Steve Compton and Travis Owens for a presentation regarding Jugtown Pottery – now in its second century. Steve Compton, author of Jugtown Pottery 1917-2017: A Century of Art and Craft in Clay will discuss the background and history of Jugtown Pottery up to the present day ownership by the Owens family. Following this portion, Travis Owens will explain the current process of making pottery at Jugtown and how the Pottery continues to flourish into the next century. Questions and discussion will be welcomed.


Name: Diana Cameron
Phone: (828) 295-9099
  • Closest Town or City:
    • Blowing Rock
  • County:
    • Watauga
  • Event Category:
    • Non-Profit,
    • Local Food,
    • Art/Cultural

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