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Selwyn Times: November 01, 2016

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20 Tuesday November 1 2016 SELWYN TIMES get yourself sorted for summer socialising CHIVAS REGAL 12YO WHISKY 700ml $ 47 99 $ 34 99 exclusive to Super Liquor SPARKLERS CITY OF LONDON GIN 1 Litre DANIEL LE BRUN HOT DEAL $ 2499 750ml LEON ROUX HOT DEAL $ 999 750ml S NIC DEAL! UNDER $20! THE NED 750ml Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Rosé $ 14 99 VALUE, EVERY WEEK valid Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday only! STIL ORANJEBOOM OR BECK’S 12 x 330ml bottles $ 19 99 each $ 2999* 1 Litre *2nd - 5th November 2016 125+ STORES NATIONWIDE, 100% LOCALLY OWNED & OPERATED Amberley | Ashburton | Barrington | Belfast | Blenheim Road | Brighton | Brougham | Colombo Street | Eastgate | Edgeware Elmwood | Ferrymead | Halswell | Hanmer Springs | Hillmorton | Hornby | Ilam | Kaiapoi | Leeston | Lincoln | Lyttelton Pages Road | Papanui | Rangiora | Seaside | Shirley | Woodend | Woolston superliquor.co.nz | 0800 SUPERL (0800 787 375) Offers end close of trade 6th November 2016, while stocks last. Available at participating stores only. *Super Sonic valid Wednesday 2nd - Saturday 5th November 2016. Limits may apply. Trade not supplied. Terms and conditions may apply. Available 25th October - 6th November 2016 inclusive. Please see www.superliquor.co.nz for details. SUP0217_C16_W1_CHC

SELWYN TIMES Tuesday November 1 2016 21 Ceramic artist makes awards finals A LEESTON ceramic artist has earned a sought-after finalist place in the national Portage Ceramic Awards. Yi-Ming Lin was born in Taiwan, immigrated to New Zealand in 1994 and studied for a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Otago Polytechnic. He said he felt lucky and happy that his ‘Flowery Teapot Set’ work had been selected as a finalist. “The teapot is built in stages, starting as a pot and ending up as a pot made of flowers so each flower can show its own life,” Mr Lin said. “The contrast between rock and flowers, brown and blue, organic looking outside and smooth inside can showcase the variety in the work.” He is one of 52 finalists selected from 200 entries from around the country. The winner of the Premier Portage Ceramic Award, which carries a prize of $15,000, will be announced at a ceremony held at Te Uru on November 10. The winner of a scholarship award at the Peters Valley School of Craft in New Jersey, United States, and up to three merit awards totalling $3000 will also be announced at the ceremony. This year’s judge, internationally-recognised Australian ceramicist and teacher Janet DeBoos, said she was impressed with the skill and dedication to craft among the finalists. The finalist’s works will be exhibited at Te Uru in Titirangi from November 11 to February 5. And in case anyone is wondering – Mr Lin’s teapot set is not intended to actually be used for tea service. ACHIEVERS ATTENTION TO DETAIL: Yi-Ming Lin creating one of his ceramic art works. His ceramic work ‘Flowery Teapot Set’ has been selected as a finalist in the Portage Ceramic Awards. NEW TORO DH 210 FOR ONLY LAND THE ULTIMATE RIDE-ON MOWER $6,995 AND GET A TOW HITCH TRAILER FREE! DH 210 SPECIFICATIONS toro.co.nz • Powerful Briggs and Stratton Intek 500cc engine, with hydrostatic transmission • Tight 50cm turning circle • Width of cut: 102cm • Monster 300 litre rear catcher, or switch to rear discharge or mulch with a tap of the foot • Height of cut: 25mm – 76mm • Front nudge bar and halogen headlights Book a test ride online or visit our showroom today. 03 343 8960 455 Blenheim Road, Sockburn