Entries by Susannah Schouweiler

Helen Drutt, “All That Glitters: Goldsmith ’70”

Helen Drutt, “All That Glitters: Goldsmith ’70,” Craft Horizons 30, no. 4 (August 1970): 42-45, 69. Reproduced with permission of the American Craft Council. ***FULL TEXT*** All that glitters: GOLDSMITH ’70 by HELEN DRUTT This first national competitive exhibition reveals the diversity of materials in metalwork today Since 1952, the St. Paul Art Center in […]

Dorian Zachai, “Fiber – Clay – Metal”

Dorian Zachai, “Fiber-Clay-Metal,” Craft Horizons 25, no. 1 (January/February 1965): 10-17, 48. Reproduced with permission of the American Craft Council. ***FULL TEXT*** FIBER – CLAY – METAL by DORIAN ZACHAI In what may well have been the most selective national craft exhibition of 1964, the seventh biennial “Fiber-Clay- Metal” show of the Saint Paul Art […]

Conrad Brown, “Peter Voulkos”

Conrad Brown, “Peter Voulkos,” Craft Horizons 16, no. 5 (September/October 1956): 12-18. Reproduced with permission of the American Craft Council. ***FULL TEXT***   PETER VOULKOUS Southern California’s top potter combines wheel-thrown elements and slabs in some startling new large-scale pottery. The most discussed ceramist in California today is a man named Peter Voulkos. A tremendously […]

Warren and Alixandra MacKenzie, “Letter to the Editor”

Warren and Alixandra MacKenzie, “Letter to the Editor,” Craft Horizons 13, no. 3 (June 1953): 44-45. Reproduced with permission of the American Craft Council. ***FULL TEXT*** A letter on training for craftsmen from Alixandra and Warren MacKenzie of The Saint Paul Gallery and School of Art. To the Editor: As artists, potters—and readers of Craft […]

“The New Ceramic Presence,” by Rose Slivka

Rose Slivka, “The New Ceramic Presence,” Craft Horizons 21, no. 4 (July/August 1961): 31-37. Reproduced with permission of the American Craft Council. ***FULL TEXT*** THE NEW CERAMIC PRESENCE by ROSE SLIVKA AMERICAN ceramics—exuberant, bold, irreverent—has 111 excited admiration and controversy among craftsmen in every field both here and abroad. The most populated, aggressively experimental and […]

“What is a Craftsman?” by Richard F. Bach

Richard F. Bach. “What is a Craftsman?” Craft Horizons 1, no. 1 (November 1941), 20-21. Reproduced with permission of the American Craft Council. ***FULL TEXT*** “CRAFTSMAN” is a much discussed word—one which should be properly defined and understood by all. Does it mean an attitude of mind, an ability in the use of one’s hands, […]