Stahl's Pottery Festival

Stahl’s Pottery Preservation Society, Inc. (SPPS), will hold its 11th Annual Pottery Festival on

Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Stahl’s Pottery,

historic property in Powder Valley, Pennsylvania.

(GPS address: 6826 Corning Road, Zionsville PA)

Line Art by local artist, Julie Longacre,

Kiln at Stahl's Pottery

Participating Potters – Fall 2018


  • Bruce Weiner Clay Artist – Bruce Weiner
  • Clay Rat Studio – Eric Boynton
  • Diane Dobbins Pottery – Diane Dobbins
  • Denise Wilz Pottery – Denise Wilz
  • Deramics Clay Studio – Deanna Haldeman
  • Folkart Pottery in Redware – Andy Loercher
  • Gotta Wear Shades – Wendy Shupinski
  • House of the Rising Star Art Studio – Karen O'Lone-Hahn
  • Huberhaus Pottery – Stephen and Susan Horst
  • John Neugebauer Pottery – John Neugebauer
  • Karen Robar Pottery - Karen A. Robar
  • Kathleen Hooper-Milositz Pottery – Kathleen Hooper-Milositz
  • Kevin Lehman Studio – Kevin Lehman
  • Manheim Pottery - Dennis Schmehl
  • McDermott Pottery – Catriona McDermott
  • Pia’s Pottery – Pia Somerlach
  • Pleasant Springs Pottery – Bebe Poor
  • Pottery by Bachert – Roy & Krisann Bachert
  • Redearthworks – Jody Pagden
  • Red Hen Pottery – Susan Moore
  • Stone’s Throw Pottery – Bill & Sandra Jones
  • Sunny Girl’s Pottery – Lisa Little
  • Suzanne Kent Pottery – Suzanne Kent
  • Uzume’s Pots – Yvonne Kennon



The Pottery Festival features:


  • Around 30 local potters displaying and selling traditional & contemporary pottery
  • Tours of the potting sheds and kiln
  • Pottery demonstrations
  • Hands-on potting opportunities
  • An exhibit of original, historic Stahl’s pottery
  • The sale of baked goods & light refreshments
  • Our newest Commemorative Ornament & other SPPS items


The Festival will be held rain or shine.  Parking is free.

Admission is $4.00 per person; children under 18 are free.


Several of the participating potters will demonstrate turning pottery on the potter’s wheel and other pottery making techniques during the Festival.  Raku pottery demonstrations will be performed periodically throughout the Festival.


A limited number of redware, sgraffito plates commemorating the 25th anniversary of Stahl's Pottery Preservation Society and the Stahl’s Pottery Festival made by Joel Leh, great grandson of Thomas Stahl, are still available for sale.


The book entitled "Stahl's Pottery of  Powder Valley" will be available.  This book contains an informative history of the Stahl's Pottery, including chapters on Charles Stahl, Thomas and Isaac Stahl, Russell Stahl, and Carrie Stahl Schultz. The book features a 16 page color portfolio of pottery pieces made at Stahl's Pottery and over 75 historic Black and White photographs.



Due to the fragile nature of our potters' exhibits, please leave your pets at home; however, service animals are welcome.


Stahl’s Pottery Preservation Society, Inc.

To contact us:


Stahl's Pottery Preservation Society

Mailing Address:  PO Box 154,  Hereford, PA  18056

Street Address:  6826 Corning Road,  Zionsville,  PA  18092


Phone: 610.965.5019