Student Remarks, Empty Bowls 2016

Student Remarks, Empty Bowls 2016

  Grace Kuroki, Villa Maria Academy ’16 Hello and welcome to Empty Bowls 2016. My name is Grace Kuroki and I am a senior at Villa Maria Academy. This year Malvern Prep, Notre Dame, and Villa have been collaborating to plan, create, and organize this event since...
Empty Bowls 2016 Photos

Empty Bowls 2016 Photos

Teresa Salinas (VMA ’09) has taken photos at Empty Bowls for the last several years. She’s a big supporter – a regular at Open Studios and an incredible moral support. We’re grateful to Teresa for taking photos again in 2016. One of...
Connecting history and ceramics

Connecting history and ceramics

As a college senior majoring in Ceramics at Tyler School of Art, Ryan Wheeler MP’12 has seen a lot of great pots. But back at his high school studio, he handled an intricately glazed bowl almost reverently. “How does he do that? The colors and the detail…” he said,...
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are a few frequently asked questions about our Empty Bowls event. What does my ticket cost include? Your ticket cost includes selection of one handmade ceramic bowl out of over 800 on display, a simple dinner of donated soup and bread, and an evening of...
The Human Option

The Human Option

She sat down at the wheel with a lopsided ball of clay, and most of the tools she would need. Her hands might have been shaking, but it was hard to tell, as I did not want to make her nervous by watching too closely. Her daughter sat right beside her, studying her...