Stories tagged with: Pottery Week

July 7, 2015 - 2:09pm
7 weeks 4 days ago

The Hull Pottery Convention and Show in Crooksville returns for the 22 year June 10 and 11. 

It starts at 9:00 a.m. Friday at Crooksville High School and will continue through Saturday at 3:00 p.m. The association's Vice President, Keith Knowles, said Hull Pottery pieces range from $3 a piece all the way to around $3,000 a piece. 

"It's for anybody and everybody," Knowles said. "There will be children under the age of ten who will come to this show and...

July 6, 2015 - 3:03pm
7 weeks 5 days ago

Pottery lovers from across the country are coming to Zanesville this week in search of the perfect piece for their collection. 

The annual pottery week kicked off around Southeast Ohio Monday. Vice President of the Zanesville-Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce, Kelly Ashby, said the week has a great economic impact on the area. People storm in to see the dozens of scheduled and unscheduled events. 

"Folks come in from all over the United States to add one more...

July 14, 2013 - 8:42pm
2 years 6 weeks ago

Pottery lovers gathered Sunday at an annual convention for a local pottery company.

Sunday was the 28th annual McCoy Pottery Collector's Convention. This year's theme was McCoy's Yellow Palette, but at the auction today there were pieces of all colors, decades and sizes. The McCoy pieces that are mainly collected by the group are from 1910 through the late 1980's.

"Pickle jars, and crocks and things, and then the dime stores years of Kresge's in the fifties, and later on...

July 8, 2013 - 4:46pm
2 years 7 weeks ago

Southeastern Ohio is known for its rich history of pottery and this year, over 75 dealers from across the U.S. and Canada are coming to our area to sell, buy and trade pottery during pottery week.

"The location for them this year is Holiday Inn Express and there are lots of rooms that are filled with pottery so there's pottery for sale and the sales are happening in the rooms. And there's also an auction that will take place here this week," said Kelly Ashby, VP of the...

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