In Memoriam – Robert (Bob) John Powter –  22 June 1937  – 2 March 2018


Bob Powter made and taught pottery for over 40 years. Bob trained at the National Art School in Sydney Australia, under Peter Rushforth. He had a special interest in Tea Ceremony Ware. Shino, Hagi, Chun and Matt Black glazes are used on various tea ware such as Chawan, Chaire, Kabin, Blossom Jars and Mizusashi.

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  • Kai Gallery – Sydney
  • SANDA SHI – Japan
  • Beechworth – Victoria

Artist Exchanges:

  • USA – Oakland California – San Jose State University
  • USA – New York – Alfred University
  • Japan – SANDA SHI