Feast of Pottery

On Thanksgiving weekend, the table will be set for a

Feast of Pottery

An annual exhibition of functional and beautiful dinnerware and serving pieces created by exceptional and award-winning local and international potters and ceramic artists; an online tableware exhibition this year, it is a feast for the eyes!

The Exhibition opens online at


Saturday October 8th, 2022

at 6:30 pm Newfoundland Daylight Time

That’s 5 pm Eastern — or Toronto time!

Follow @alexistempleton on Instagram for profiles of the artists and photos of the dinnerware.

Purchased pieces can be shipped or collected from Alexis Templeton Studio in St. John’s.

Photos from previous shows below.

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For Feast of Pottery 2021, Alexis worked with photographer Ned Pratt to shoot some beautiful flat lay photos of the place settings.

Artists and photos in alphabetical order are: Kaitlyn Brennan, Maaike Charron, Naomi Clement, Jason Holley, James Kelly, Lesley McInally, Sarah Pike, Wendy Shirran, Anita Singh, Heather Smit, and Alexis Templeton

Also in the show, and photos soon to be added; Astrid Kruse and Sue Tirrell

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New Venue – New Hours!

The full show is on exhibit:

Saturday and Sunday

October 12thand 13th2019

noon to 6 pm daily

This year we have added an extra day to the event:

Monday, October 14thfrom noon to 6 pm,

when purchased pieces will be available for pick-up.

Bannerman Brewery

90 Duckworth Street

Featured artists include:

Dawn Candy, Red Deer, Alberta

Maaike Charron, St. John’s, Newfoundland

Michael Flaherty, Port Union, Newfoundland

Maria Guevara, New Maryland, New Brunswick

Jason Holley, St. John’s, Newfoundland

Cathi Jefferson, Duncan, British Columbia

Astrid Kruse, Whitehorse, Yukon

Tim Kowalczyk, Minonk, Illinois

Mynthia McDaniel, Calgary, Alberta

Lesley McInally, Cookstown, Ontario

Kaleb Romano, Edmonton, Alberta

Isabella St. John, St. John’s, Newfoundland

Wendy Shirran, St. John’s, Newfoundland

Heather Smit, Toronto, Ontario

Sue Tirrell, Red Lodge, Montana

Alexis Templeton, St. John’s, Newfoundland


A number of new exhibitors in the 2018 – including Marney McDiarmid, Tim Kowalczyk, and Carole Epp – with photos immediately below:

Montana ceramic artist Sue Tirrell sent this wild turkey platter as part of her placesetting for Feast of Pottery 2017.

Feast of Pottery is a great opportunity to create and exhibit new or one-of-a-kind functional work.  This Pack Ice glaze line was created by Alexis Templeton for Feast of Pottery.

Plate by St. John’s based ceramic artist Maaike Charron at Feast of Pottery 2017.

Goshen, Indiana ceramic artist Justin Rothshank sent some of his iconic poppy decal work for Feast of Pottery 2014 and 2017.

Recently of Calgary, Alberta, but newly arrived home, and soon to be living (and making ceramic art) in Renews, ceramic artist Katrina Chaytor exhibited this plate at Feast of Pottery 2015.