Selections have been made for the prestigious Talente in Munich, featuring new craft talent around the world. Eight successful Australians include six from Victoria - a strong showing. Talente selections was managed by JamFactory Centre for Craft & Design. The successful ones are Ruth Andell (Vic), Lucy Blackmore (Vic), Cobi Cockburn (NSW), Kim Goldsmith (NSW), Danielle Lott (Vic), Mardi Nowack (Vic), Nina Oikawa (Vic) and Michelle Taylor (Vic).
And from the other end of the career span, there's a recent monograph on master potter Milton Moon, The Zen Master The Potter and The Poet. The book is available from Axiom Publishing and is priced at $39.95 plus $10.00 postage and handling. Those wishing to purchase a copy of the book can call Axiom on (08) 8362 7052 or email firstname.lastname@example.org