Potters Guild of B.C. (1955 - )

Culture/Community

(Vancouver)

Biography

Established in 1955, the Potters Guild, on Granville Island in Vancouver, constitutes a living, organic network of potters working and learning together. Their aim is to transmit knowledge and experience from founding members, e.g., teacher to student, mentor to apprentice, guild to guild. Through its flagship Gallery of BC Ceramics, the Guild promotes a high standard of excellence in quality and innovation and informs and educates its members in technology, materials and process changes.