Stillmand & Hamish packing the kiln for the 95th Firing, in August 2016

Stillman & Hamish packing the kiln – Spring 2017

Using the new materials that Mark has been sourcing from various sites in the Piedmont, Mark and his apprentices are developing stunning new glazes and new colors!

Shiny gray, pale green and blue Celadons, dark Temakos, bit of yellow, pink, green and more….

To get an email notice each firing with a link to the new Preview Gallery, please click here.

Holiday Kiln Opening

December 1 & 2
Saturday 9am – 5pm
Preview:  Saturday 8-8:45am ~ a chance to view the pots before the sale – you pre-sales or reservations taken ~ sale starts at 9am

Sunday, December 2  noon – 5pm


Saturday, December 8    9am – 5pm
Sunday, December 9    noon – 5pm


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To get a postcard and/or email about our kiln openings, please click  here.

You are also welcome to make an appointment to come out some other time, but by calling (nine one nine) 542-2371 or emailing
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Upcoming Kiln Openings:
Holiday Kiln Opening 2018  –  December 1 & 2  and December 8 & 9

“At his kiln opening in April 1997 the largest members of the new family (of pots) were testaments to Mark’s technical virtuosity combined with a superb artistry that has allowed him to reach new heights, an ascent that we all expect will continue.”
– Sherman Lee was Director of the Cleveland Museum of Art from 1958 to 1983, and was an expert on Asian art. Excepted from the preface to “Mark Hewitt: Potter,” the catalogue to his exhibition at North Carolina State University, Visual Arts Center, October-December 1997.”