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Barbara Walch Pottery

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Barbara Walch, one of only a few American potters who work primarily with the pinch technique, has been making handbuilt pottery since 1973. The pottery is stoneware, a durable clay fired at very high temperatures, with the exterior left unglazed. The functional reality of the pottery serves to connect daily activities of eating and socializing with those essential details of the natural world, and serves as a reminder to make the special from the ordinary, to ritualize and to make new traditions. She also manages the Fire Flower Garden.

Location: 33 Knox Station Road, Thorndike Maine 04986 Telephone 207-568-3736

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03/02 Coming to The Thorndike area
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.
Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion Lilac Festival Portsmouth NH May25 This beloved Seacoast event features a wide array of activities for children & families, lilac enthusiasts, and history buffs.
Acadia Birding Festival Bar Harbor ME May30-June2 Celebrate the ecological wonders of the birds of the Gulf of Maine at the Acadia Birding Festival. Explore Mount Desert Island and its birds through numerous events and venues.
Maine Yoga Festival Portland ME July13-14 Maine YogaFest is a premiere wellness event for the Maine community to come together, celebrate the healing powers of yoga and encourage a healthy, peaceful and compassionate way of living
Ossipee Valley Bluegrass Festival Cornish ME July25-28 Ossipee Valley Bluegrass Festival is an annual summer event. It features the New England Flat Picking and Banjo Championships.