The Hilltown 6, a group of nationally recognized potters based in the hilltowns of Western Massachusetts, will open their studios for the 10th annual pottery tour and sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24.

The public is invited to see their workshops, kilns and showrooms, meet guest artists, and enjoy educational demonstrations and talks.

The Hilltown 6 founding potters are Christy Knox, Michael McCarthy, Hiroshi Nakayama, Mark Shapiro, Constance Talbot, and Sam Taylor. Robbie Heidinger, Eric Smith and Maya Machin have since joined the collective.

Visit for a downloadable map and details.