|180 artists participate in this ceramic festival held yearly at the ceramic village in Seolbong Park. Visitors are always thrilled by the number and variety of beautifully hand-crafted items on sale. |
|¡®The Big Festival of Soil and Fire¡¯ is the name of the 16th ceramic festival, starting on the 6th of September this year.|
The city of Icheon has prepared a large pottery kiln, with methods for making ceramic pieces, as well as demonstrations of tea ceremony etiquette, a youth singing contest, a performance by the world famous Nanta, a marathon, and so much more.
During the festival, several events will be held such as a ceramics exhibition, an exhibition of student work, the soil and fire spirit exhibition, and a photo exhibition. Also 30 artists are coming from Japan and China, further adding to the international events. Go to Incheon this fall as the festival¡¯s profits will be donated to the poor.
Period 2002.9.06 ~ 2002.9.29