The Transferware Collectors Club (TCC) is pleased to sponsor an exciting new educational initiative: Transferware Worldwide Lecture Series.
In a monthly program of online lectures, experts in the field of ceramics will present scholarly talks on transferware topics to include, history, process, makers, patterns, marketing and distribution, as well as special collections. The lectures, designed to have broad appeal to ceramic enthusiasts worldwide, will be conveniently accessible online via the Zoom format. A unique presentation will be offered monthly. Each session will last one hour in duration and will include time for a lecture followed by Q & A.
FRIDAY, June 25, 2021 (Note the day and later date) – Transferware at the End of the World: Archaeology of a 19th Century Shipping Cargo in the Cape Horn Route
Lecturer: Dr. Dolores Elkin of the National Scientific and Technical Research Council and the Instituto Nacional de Antropología y Pensamiento Latinoamericano (INAPL) More information
Thursday, July 8th, 2021 – From Rehe, China to Staffordshire, England; The Voyage of a Chinese Image
Lecturer: Ron Fuchs, Senior Curator, Reeves Museum of Ceramics, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA More information
Thursday, August 12, 2021 – Supplying the Present Wants of Our Yankee Cousins
Lecturer: Dr. Neil Ewins, Senior Lecturer in Design History, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, England More information
Thursday, September 23, 2021 – Onglaze Printing on English Pottery 1750-1800
Lecturer: Robin Emmerson, Freelance Decorative Arts Curator, Shrewsbury, England
October 14, 2021 – Virtual TCC Annual Meeting (Lecture TBD)
Lecture speakers to be selected and engaged by TCC President Scott Hanson
Thursday, November 11, 2021 – "I saw three ships..." - the Ship and Related Prints Used at the Swansea Pottery - a Reassessment
Lecturer: Jonathan Gray, Author, Welsh Ceramic Specialist, London, England
Thursday, December 9, 2021 – Transferware for the Hospitality Trade
Lecturer: Ben Miller, Assistant Curator of Ceramics, The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Our lectures are always scheduled for 1 PM Eastern US time (New York). To determine the correct time in your zone, we recommend that you use this convenient website: timeanddate.com.
Please save these dates and plan to join fellow ceramic enthusiasts for this informative lecture series. Specific details regarding access to each Zoom lecture will be provided via email prior to each presentation date.