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CURRENT EXHIBIT

Photo Credit: David Greear

Clint Alderman: A Modern Folk Potter
Nov 4 - May 1, 2023

The Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia is proud to present its latest featured exhibit, Clint Alderman: A Modern Folk Potter which opens on November 4. The exhibit will be on display until May 1, 2023.

Visitors can learn about the evolution of a young artist who practices traditional folk pottery methods. Alderman became interested in pottery after moving to north Georgia at the age of 13. He has worked closely with local folk potters including Edwin Meaders, C.J. Meaders, and Michael Crocker.

RECENT EXHIBITS

The Pottery of Whelchel Meaders
Oct 8, 2021 - April 4, 2022

Women of Georgia Folk Pottery (Born 1950s - today)
April 4 - Oct 3, 2022

Foxfire Museum Exhibit
Oct 4 - Oct 16, 2022

EVENTS

From the PERMANENT COLLECTION

item photo Left: R V (Russell Vann) DELAY (signed using his maker's mark stamp) Jackson (now Barrow) County, ca. 1870

item photo Right: Figural rooster, Edwin Meaders, White County

Folk Pottery Museum recommended in the travel website

Little Known Appalachian Towns You Should Absolutely Visit

ceramic bowl

Nacoochee Mound Native American Bowl

This ceramic bowl was excavated in 1916 by the Smithsonian Institution and the Heye Foundation (Museum of the American Indian) from the Nacoochee Indian mound.
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bottle tree

Include SNC in your visit

Nestled in the Appalachian foothills of Northeast Georgia, the Sautee Nacoochee Community Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to nurturing creativity and protecting the natural and historical resources of the Sautee and Nacoochee Valleys and surrounding area.
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A short video presentation: history of folk pottery in NE Georgia
A short video presentation on the Folk Pottery Show and Sale