Putnam, CT, June 6, 2013– Sawmill Pottery has been recognized as a 2013 “Editors’ Choice” winner in Yankee Magazine’s Travel Guide to New England, on newsstands now. This designation is awarded by Yankee’s editors and contributors, who name select restaurants, lodgings, and attractions in New England to the exclusive list. For 37 years, Yankee Magazine’s Travel Guide to New England has been the most widely distributed and best-selling guide to the six-state region, providing readers with a comprehensive vacation-planning tool and daily reference.
Sawmill Pottery is honored to be recognized as a 2013 “Editors’ Choice” winner inYankee Magazine’s Travel Guide to New England.
Sawmill Pottery is a working community pottery studio, offering classes and workshops for all ages and abilities. During the summer, week long summer camps are offered for kids ages 7 and up. Adult classes continue year-round, mostly in the evenings. In addition to the pottery classes, Sawmill Pottery also offers workshops and private lessons in glass fusing as well as paint-your-own pottery, available on a walk-in basis.
Sawmill Pottery also has an on-site gallery showcasing & selling select works of their own potters plus other local artisans making pottery, jewelry, sculpture and more. Stop by the studio to visit or shop Tuesday-Thursday, 10-6; Friday, 10-8;Saturday, 10-4; and Sunday, 12-4.
Yankee Magazine’s May/June 2013 Travel Guide features 317 “Best of New England — Editors’ Choice” winners, which include the region’s best attractions, food & dining, lodging, and bargains. This special issue also names 120 top events around New England and shares six island daytrips—from dawn to dark, plus recipes for delectable island fare.
“Every one of the 300-plus places we highlight contains an untold back story about someone striving for perfection, having a dream, and having the vision to make a difference, whether it’s a small artisan’s studio or a lobster-in-the-rough shack or a dressed-up steakhouse on a tree-lined Boston street,” says Yankee’s editor Mel Allen. ”While it may be hard to create a business, the true challenge is in making it work, being good enough that it endures and brings people back. Those are the qualities we look for and reward when we say ‘Best of New England.’”
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About Sawmill Pottery:
Founded in 2003 by potter Dot Burnworth, Sawmill Pottery offers a wide variety of classes and workshops for all ages, plus open studio time. A small retail shop/gallery features the work of local artists, including Burnworth’s own collection.
About Yankee Magazine: Yankee Magazine was founded in 1935 and is based in Dublin, New Hampshire. It is the only magazine devoted to New England through its coverage of travel, home, food, and feature stories. With an average circulation of 317,000 and a total audience of 1.7 million readers, it is published by Yankee Publishing Incorporated (YPI), a family-owned, independent magazine publisher. YPI also owns the nation’s oldest continuously produced periodical, The Old Farmer’s Almanac, and McLean Communications. More information about Yankee: New England’s Magazine is available at YankeeMagazine.com/press.