1st Annual North Carolina - Lang Bonsai Containers - Kiln Opening Sale & Workshop
Friday, March 2nd & Saturday March 3rd, 2018
Please join us - Download Event Brochure and Registration Form Here (pdf)

Ron Lang, Sharon Edwards-Russell and Guest Artist Rodney Clemons welcome you to our ceramic studio in Boiling Spring Lakes, NC.  (Approximately 23.7 miles / 30 minutes south of Wilmington, NC).

Studio Location - 281 W Boiling Spring Rd, Boiling Spring Lakes, NC 28461 Hundreds of unique bonsai related containers will be on sale on site as we unload our kiln at 9:00 AM on Saturday, March 03, 2018. (Current Inventory is also for sale.)

Where to stay: PDF Download

If you want to be certain that we will have a pot you need in the kiln opening firing; please place an Advance Order for a your pot by November 1, 2017 by sending an email to: ronlangpots@twc.com

Car Kiln 1
Car Kiln 2

Event Schedule

Friday, March 02, 2018 - 7:00 to 9:30PM - Welcome Reception and Illustrated Lectures:
  • Orientation to Participants Attending the Kiln Opening (visual record of the making of work for the kiln opening) – Ron & Sharon
  • Grove Planting (Kingville Boxwood) – Rodney Clemons
  • Open dialogue - Q & A encouraged - Light Refreshments - Free to Registered Participants

Saturday, March 03, 2018

  • 8:30 AM – Onsite Registration for Workshops. Coffee, Tea and Danish
  • 9:00 AM to Noon - Kiln Opening and Sale
    Fee: $50.00 Advanced Registration Fee required to participate by February 01, 2018.
    Come help unload the kiln and see the results of the firing with us for the first time. The registration
    deadline is February 01, 2018.  Your registration fee will be applied toward a pottery purchase.
    It also helps to know if you are coming in advance, so that we have enough food for all.
    Note: If you wish to place an Order in Advance for this firing, please contact us no later than
    November 1, 2017 at: ronlangpots@twc.com  or 717-513-8883 (cell)
    See our website for ideas and prices: www.langbonsai.com/sales
    ...Custom Order Information
  • Noon Lunch Break – Grilled chicken, salads, chips and beverages free to participants.
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Boxwood Grove Planting with Rodney Clemons - (limited: 10 participants) Registrations will be on a first come first served basis.
    Workshop Fee:  $275.00        (Observers:  $25)
    Advanced Registration Fee required to participate by February 01, 2018.
  • The workshop will highlight the creative collaboration of Lang Bonsai Containers (Ron Lang & Sharon Edwards-Russell) and Rodney Clemons. The plant material will be 30- year-old Kingsville Boxwoods which will be showcased by a unique Lang Bonsai slab.The concept will be an exploration into the theme of a grove or copse of coastal live oaks allowing great latitude for individual creativity. The workshop fee will be all inclusive so that the participants need only bring their tools, a good imagination and a desire for a fascinating experience.