Shards 'n Snippets Spring into Summer 2016

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GUILLERMO WAGNER GRANIZO 1923-1995
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GUILLERMO WAGNER GRANIZO
PROMINENT CALIFORNIA TILE MURALIST


Retrospective - A new website created and maintained
by the Wagner Granizo Family:








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CALENDAR
Calendar 2016



. . . some EXCITING 2016 events. . .





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CLAY 2016. The fifth annual Silver City CLAY Festival
July 23 - 31, 2016.




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WALKING TOUR: SUNDAY, July 24th 10am - 12.30pm
Offered by OAKLAND HERITAGE ALLIANCE


TILES & TERRA COTTA IN UPTOWN OAKLAND, CA
with Tile Historian Riley Doty
DETAILS & TICKETS




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THF Parties With A Purpose


THF PARTIES WITH A PURPOSE
Summer/Fall 2016

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COMMUNITY

2016!

We continue to broaden the request for funding in 2016 to add more staff hours for the all-important, archiving data entry project that will allow public access to the THF Archives Index! A most exciting, long term project that has been ‘under construction’ in a dedicated way for quite a few years.

(With your generous assistance donations reached $8,888 in 2015 End-of-Year contributions . . . really awesome! We now have a part-time paid hours, additional staff person!)


*A Feather in our Cap! Tile Heritage Archives has been accepted as a contributor by the Online Archive of California (OAC) http://www.oac.cdlib.org/ which will provide access to our archives index nationwide and beyond!
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E-News Winter 2016

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Founded in July 1987 Tile Heritage celebrates its 29th anniversary this year. Supporters like YOU... members, major contributors, industry sponsors, generous grantors... everyone... have made possible the continued fulfillment of the Foundation’s mission to Document and Preserve tile history in the U.S., both past and present. THANK YOU!
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E-News for Winter 2016

Here’s What’s Below

A Tribute to California Faience:
A Triumph for Kirby Brown
What is the Tile Heritage Award
“Inordinate Fondness”: David Wilson
Tile Restoration at Villa Philmonte
Mobley & Company
Support Handmade Tiles
Made in America


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A Tribute to California Faience: A Triumph for Kirby Brown

On behalf of the board of directors of the Tile Heritage Foundation the 2015
Tile Heritage Award was presented to Dr. Kirby William Brown during a special luncheon at the Sainte Claire Hotel in San Jose, California last October. Those of us present celebrated Kirby’s historically important achievement: a tome on the California Faience Company accompanied by an exhibition at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento and currently at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, a thorough retrospective of the work of California Faience through April 3, 2016.

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Shards 'n Snippets Winter 2016

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NEW BOOK AVAILABLE: Ken Forster's Tiles & Styles
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. is pleased to announce the release of our newest decorative arts title, Tiles & Styles—Jugendstil & Secession: Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts Design in German and Central European Decorative Tiles, 1895-1935 by Ken Forster.
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