Welcome to the North Carolina Pottery Center's Online Collections!
We are using Omeka as a way to display the items in the center's permanent collection, as well as make "temporary" exhibitions available to a wider audience long-term. Neither of those things is a quick thing, so this will be a long-term project.
Also, we have recently been uploading temporary exhibitions to give them a more permanent online presence.
What is Omeka? In techie speak... Omeka a "flexible and open source web-publishing platform for the display of library, museum archives, and scholarly collections and exhibitions. Omeka falls at a crossroads of Web Content Mangement, Collections Management, and Archival Digital Collections Systems."
Let us know what you think of our Online Collections via Omeka.
Temporary Exhibition, July 16 - October 29, 2016. This exhibition explores and showcases the Penland School of Crafts clay program’s continuing...
Recently Added Items
Wheel thrown porcelain/stoneware mix bowl, hand carved outside with a repeating diamond pattern. Glazed with Korean Celadon and gas reduction fired to…
Wheel thrown porcelain/stoneware mix vase with repeating carvings. Gas reduction fired to cone 10 with Korean Celadon glaze.
Wheel thrown porcelain/stoneware mix vase, hand carved with Korean Celadon glaze, gas reduction fired to cone 10.