Carter Pottery

Ben Carter is a ceramic professional based in Santa Cruz, CA who maintains a studio, teaches workshops and exhibits nationally. He is the creator and host of the Tales of a Red Clay Rambler blog and podcast.  Carter was recently named the 2016 Ceramic Artist of the Year for Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated.

Upcoming Workshops/Exhibitions:

Solo Show
Red Lodge, MT
May 5-26th 2017

Clay Carnival

Palo Alto Arts Center, Palo Alto, CA

May 7th

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Cedar Creek Gallery National Teapot Show X

Creedmoor, NC

May 19 – Sept 5, 2017

Lineage: Celebrating Rock Creek Pottery

Mars Hill University Weizenblatt Gallery- Mars Hill, NC

May 22nd- August 12th

Kansas City Urban Potters Midwest Pottery Fest
Kansas City Urban Potters Gallery - Kansas City, MO
May 12th-14th 2017


Surface Design Workshop- Hands On*

Higher Fire Clayspace - San Jose, CA

June 25th-26th 2017

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Exploring Earthenware Workshop- Hands On*
Sugar Maples Art Center - Maplecrest, NY
July 13th - 18th 2017
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Design for the Soft Surface Workshop- Hands On*
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts - Arrowmont, TN
July 23rd-29th 2017
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Contemporary Ceramics 2017
Dairy Barn Art Center - Athens, OH
October 2017