Conrad Weiser North Carolina Studio Raku Ceramic Volcanic Pottery Vase. Measures 6" tall by 5" wide.No chips, cracks or repairs. For over forty years Conrad Weiser has been active in the North Carolina Pottery community as an arts administrator, artist and teacher. During the past decade has become well know for making teapots for tea connoisseurs using stoneware and porcelain clays.
In the last three years he has devoted most of his time and energy crafting one-of-a-kind Raku ware while still pursuing a limited stoneware/porcelain ware production. From 1966 until his retirement in 1993, Conrad Weiser directed the Crafts Center at North Carolina State University in Raleigh. He taught many different crafts classes while arranging for other instructors to teach in other crafts disciplines.At the same time he assembled and installed over 200 major exhibitions in the galleries of the Crafts Center and the University Student Center. Conrad Weiser received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a major in Studio Art and a minor in Art History. He previously attended San Antonio Jr. College in Texas and Catawba College in Salisbury, NC. He is widely traveled and has taken courses at the London School of Weaving, Kensington, UK, The University of Oslo, Blindern, Norway, Alfred University (SUNY) and was awarded an MFA from the Instituto Allende, Universidad de Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. In 1985 he took part in a Fulbright Seminar, studying Japanese Culture in Tokyo with extensive travel-study in other parts of Japan. In 2008 he took part in the NCECA Porcelain Seminar at the Jengdezhen Ceramic Institute in China. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Pottery & Glassware\Vases". The seller is "cheeky1" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian Federation.