Victoria’s Walter Dexter achieved national renown as a ceramics artist before his death this month. He contributed significantly to the ceramic field both nationally and internationally over his 83 years of life. Walter Dexter was also a member and a president in 1978 of the Craftsmen’s Association of B.C.
A public celebration of Walter Dexter’s life will be held at 3825 Duke Rd. in Metchosin (his former home) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 25.