• Pit Firing Ceramics on the Beach
  • Excavating the Pit Fire

Porthmeor Beach

Porthmeor Beach

Tuesday 18th September in front of Tate St Ives, from 3pm FREE
Pit Firing Ceramics on the Beach
In collaboration with the seaside environment, artists Mary Kaun English and Martyn Perryman will demonstrate this exciting ceramic firing method. Experience this ancient process used to create unique contemporary artwork on one of the country’s most beautiful beaches. www.facebook.com/marykaunenglishartist/

Wednesday 19th September in front of Tate St Ives, 10am promptly FREE
Excavating the Pit Fire
After a night on the beach, watching the fire, Mary Kaun English and Martyn Perryman open the pit promptly at 10am. The pieces will be removed, examined and exhibited for you to appreciate how the unique markings on the ceramics were created. Purchases may be made on the day. www.facebook.com/marykaunenglishartist/