Medalta's Historic Clay District

Medalta's Historic Clay District

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Medalta's Historic Clay District

Source: Travel Alberta

Silky wet clay spins leisurely in your hands as your creation takes shape on the potter’s wheel. For a moment you feel the tug of history in this enchanting place. Who worked here a century ago when Medalta Potteries began? What are the stories behind the huge kilns so rare in North America? Traditional and contemporary works in the ceramic exhibits will fire your imagination. Talk to the artists in residence who make this place home as they cultivate their techniques. Discover the essence of Medalta that starts from the earth beneath your feet and lives on in works of art both practical and incredible.

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