San Francisco Ceramic Circle 2009 Lecture Program (activate date link for details)



Lecture title

1/18/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.45AM

Judie Siddall, Specialist transferware dealer, Palo Alto, CA, SFCC member, Founder of the Transferware Collector's Club

The Origins of Transferware Animal and Zoo Patterns - 1820 - 1840

2/15/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.45AM

William R. Sargent, Curator, Asian Export Art, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts

Chinese and Japanese Ceramic Figures of the 17th and 18th Centuries

3/8/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.45AM

Peter Kristiansen, Curator at the Royal Danish Collections, Rosenborg Castle, Copenhagen, Denmark

 Porcelain in the Royal Collection at Rosenborg Castle

4/19/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.45AM

John Austin, Curator Emeritus, Ceramics and Glass, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation,

The Story of an almost forgotten Ceramic Designer/Potter - J. Palin Thorley, 1892-1987

 5/17/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.45AM

Collector members of the SFCC

Affordable Collecting: SFCC member experiences in forming collectionson a budget

Richard Henrywood, Author and independent Ceramic Specialist, Devon, England

Transferware from Staffordshire - Patterns for the American Market

Note: This meeting is in the Koret Auditorium. deYoung Museum, Golden Gate Park

6/27/2009 Saturday

Thomas Rogers, Curator of Collections , Filoli, Woodside

SFCC MEMBERS ( and their guests ) ONLY EVENT. Summer Social and tour of the collection at Filoli

7/16/2009 Thursday

SFCC Members "Pot Night"

SFCC MEMBERS ( and their guests ) ONLY EVENT. Display and discussion of members' acquisitions

 8/16/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.30AM

Anne Forschler-Tarrasch, Curator of Decorative Arts, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama

Wedgwood's Jasper: Sources and Inspiration

9/20/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.30AM

Jeffrey Ruda, SFCC member, collector and Rennaisance Art Historian, U.C. Davis, California

An Introduction to European Earthenwares

10/11/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.30AM

Beatrix Adler, Art Historian, Author and Collector, Dülmen-Rorup, Germany

German Stoneware Drinking Vessels

11/15/2009 Sunday 9.30-11.30AM

Scott A. Shields, Ph.D., Associate Director and Chief Curator, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California

The Crocker Art Museum's Ceramic Collections: Building for the Future

12/20/2009 Sunday 9.30- 11.30AM

Ross Ramsay, Independent Researcher, Invercargill, N.Z.

"North Carolina Cherokee Clay and Early English Porcelain"

PRIOR SFCC PROGRAMS: 2008: 2007: 2006 : 2005 : 2004 : 2003 : 2002 : 2001 : 2000 : 1999 : 1998 : 1997

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