Monocacy River Pottery, formerly Monocacy Pottery, is located in Thurmont, Maryland and is situated on the banks of the scenic Monocacy River. The pottery houses two John Thies manabigama kilns as well as a large three chamber Noborigama.
The pottery is owned and operated by Marsha Mason-Thies,
who is operating it as a center for wood firing workshops and
workshops with visiting artists.
Wood firing workshops will be run and managed by
Bruce Bowers, a potter from Maryland who has extensive
experience firing the 2 manabigama kilns that are at the pottery.
His resume and website outline his broad range of experience.
River Pottery Kiln Schedules
Nov. 30 - Dec.1
Ruthanne Tudball Workshop: February 7th and 8th at Monocacy River Pottery, Thurmont MD
2 days of demonstrations and discussions with world renowned potter Ruthanne Tudball
Monocacy River Pottery
11801 Hunt Club Road, Thurmont, MD 21788