Pond Farm Docent-led Tour
Take a docent-led tour of Pond Farm Pottery and learn about the history of this significant cultural site that is on the National Register of Historic Places. Learn about the dreams and challenges of the Herr Family and Marguerite Wildenhain, the first woman master potter to graduate from the Bauhaus. Pond Farm was Marguerite’s home, school and studio for over 30 years and she taught hundreds of her students in the traditions of the Bauhaus. The tour begins at the Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods office/Volunteer Center with a brief presentation, and afterwards participants will carpool up to Pond Farm Pottery.
Instructor(s): Stewards Docents
Fee: $16 Stewards members, $20 regular
Meets: Saturday, May 19, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Stewards Office/Volunteer Center carpool to Pond Farm
May 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
FREE Training for Docents
Meets: Armstrong Redwood Volunteer Center/ Stewards Office, carpool to Pond Farm after introduction
Instructor: Michele Luna, Stewards Executive Director and training docents
What: Learn about the inspiring history of Pond Farm Pottery and the life and work of Marguerite Wildenhain, first woman master potter of the Bauhaus in Germany. Docents will be trained to give tours at Pond Farm.