Texa Teapot Tournament: First prize: Geoff Swindell
The winning work was be featured on 18 Hands Gallery in Houston, Texas and Clay Arts Museum and Education Organization (C.A.M.E.O.) websites during the month. Cash Awards are: $1,000 for 1st place, “Purchase Award” and $500 for 2nd place, “Memorial Award”. The Memorial Award this year is in honor of Harding Black, a Master Texas potter who lived in San Antonio Texas, known for his spectacular glazes. Both winning teapots will be added to CAMEO’s permanent museum collection.
Geoff Swindell won first prize with “Teapot 2″ and second prize was won by Scott Dooley with “Industrial Teapot” – There were over 60 selected entries.