Entries for the Portage Ceramic Awards close at noon on August 17th. Enter online here www.teuru.org.nz/index.cfm/whats-on/portage-ceramic-awards/

Get Fired! Kumeu Arts Centre’s annual ceramics exhibition runs from August 10th to September 4th. Work ranges from domestic ware to sculptural work. This exhibition coincides with this is a display of ‘Mugs’ in the Pod Gallery for a one week pop up mug sale, made by local artists. On purchase of a mug you will receive a free barista coffee onsite! A fun interactive show, don’t miss out!

Clay Works Potters’ Market is open Friday and Saturday 10am-4pm.  More than 40+ potters from Auckland and close-beyond, emerging and established, showing their wares in all shapes, sizes, colours and functions. See their Instagram page: @clayworksnz or Facebook. Entry by koha. St Columba Church, 92 Surrey Crescent, Grey Lynn, Auckland