15 May Conner Prairie: Barker Brothers Kiln Burn
From 10:00am to 5:00pm
At Conner Prairie
13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038
Free with general admission
Free with general admission. Gather around the Barker Brothers Pottery Shop to watch how delicate clay pots transform into beautiful, durable wares using centuries-old techniques. Look past the flames as they swirl around the orange, glowing pots. The Barker family stokes the kiln with wood continuously from dawn until about 3 p.m., steadily raising the kilns temperature to 2,300 degrees.