Shards 'n Snippets Autumn 2014

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Karen Morrice of Oddinary Tiles - Tile Heritage Prize Winner
at the ATNW Tile Festival Seattle November 2014

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“I am Thrilled to have been selected by Tile Heritage for this piece.”
- Karen Morrice
The Juror for the Tile Heritage Foundation Prize during the Artisan Tile North West Festival (ATNW) was THF member Ron Endlich, Antique tile collector. The theme for the juried show was “Feathered Friends.” Karen’s piece is called “Sky Chat.” It is elegant!
Tile Heritage Foundation’s mission is to document and preserve tile history in the U.S., both past and present. The prize goes to the artist whose tile, in the opinion of the juror, best represents the ceramic traditions of North America in keeping with the “Feathered Friends” theme.The prize consists of a check for $100 plus a $100 Centurion membership in Tile Heritage with a link to the artist’s website (total $200 value) to see the rest of the show and other winners as well as Festival Details go to
ATNW weblink. We had a great time in Seattle! Tile Heritage Foundation is honored by ATNW with space to sell tiles donated from Artisans from around the country as well as at the show. It was a successful fundraiser for THF… our thanks to all who donated tiles!


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DONATIONS to the THF Archives Project are MUSIC to our ears!
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*  Fund the Founders Legacy in 2014
* Capitalizing the Collections for Posterity
* Help continue to build the digital Finding-Aid Index providing online Public Access!

MAJOR DONOR INQUIRIES:We have an additional two year Archiving Fulfillment plan with budgets outlined for 2014 & 2015.(Details are available in a formal Strategic Plan document. Email: foundation@tileheritage.org)
 
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 (Contributions to Tile Heritage Foundation are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.)

( Stephanie Osser, ceramic artist ( Illustrations in Clay Studio) producer of The Cellist tile is a THF member: http://www.stephanieosser.com/ )
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Calendar/Events/Workshops

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CALENDAR 2014
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E-News Summer 2014

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Here’s What’s Below
(Our apologies for the quick links to each story being currently out of commission. Click on the image or ‘Read More’ link (below) to view all of the Summer E-News postings.)

Hartford Faience Revealed
Woolenius & Moravian Mantels
Jeremiah Black House
Crescent Tiles in St. Petersburg
Starchild’s Custom Ceramics
Deirdre Lee’s Urban Jungle

MUSIC to our ears!

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Shards 'n Snippets Summer 2014

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Fragments of History That Fit in a Pocket
Collectors Find Historical Value in Broken Glass
EVE M. KAHN JULY 31, 2014 New York Times link or click image . . .
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... provided by Michael Padwee
Historic U.S. Tile Installations Website


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Meet The Board of THF

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Tile Heritage Foundation Board of Directors . . .

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Gift from the (HE)ART

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RENEW or BECOME a member of Tile Heritage Foundation 2014

Join at the $45 level (or above*) and receive a gift from the HEART! It’s still available!

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