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August 9, 2016

Avila Thornhill Gallery to Host KC Clay Guild Teabowl National

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(August 9, 2016) KANSAS CITY, MO – Avila University will host the KC Clay Guild Teabowl National 2016 showing from August 29 to September 15 in the Thornhill Gallery located on the campus of Avila University.

An opening reception for the exhibit will take place on August 26 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., also in the Thornhill Gallery. All teabowls will be for sale. The gallery is open Monday through Thursday from 10:00 to 3:00 p.m. and by appointment.

Nationally renowned potter, writer and teacher Jack Troy will serve as juror for the exhibition, and he will conduct a demo workshop on August 27 and 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the KC Clay Guild in Kansas City. Workshop admission is $100.00 for members and $150.00 for non-members. Visit http://kcclayguild.org/event-2119867 for registration and further details.

The Avila University Thornhill Gallery and The S. Margaret Reinhart Courtyard are located on the southeast corner of Avila’s campus near the Oak Street entrance.

The KC Clay Guild is located at 200 West 74th Street Kansas City, Mo. 64114


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