Lettering on Clay with Beth Turnbull Morrish


Beth is a potter who especially enjoys making teapots and mugs embellished with text and pattern. She will discuss Expressive Typography and examine letterforms. Beth will demonstrate the techniques she uses for designing with text and the slip decorating techniques of trailing, painting, scraffito and inlay. We can discuss tools, clay, recipes and colourants.

Beth is also a teacher of pottery and a creativity coach. Beth works and teaches at her own studio: Turning Bull Pottery, in Nairn, Ontario, Canada. Her passion for clay and life inspires others. Beth’s mission is to make the world a more beautiful place, both by creating exquisitely handcrafted objects and by helping people to bring their own creative passion to fruition.