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Member Calendars

Posted On May 27, 2014 2 Comments

Members are encouraged to submit up to two entries for the yearly calendars. We compile between 4 to 6 calendars each year, and we are currently taking our call for entries for the 2015 calendars now until September 2, 2014. Be sure to check out the calendars from 2014, we are sure you will be impressed and inspired by them! Join Potters Council and enter your work next year!

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Decorative Functional Ceramics

Posted On May 22, 2014 0 Comments

In this one-day workshop at AMACO/brent on August 2, Julia Galloway and Sean O’Connell will focus on making and decorating functional ceramics. Each will incorporate a variety of decorating-techniques, as well as cover their own explorations in the relationship between surface and form. Both presenters have strong mark-making with their ceramic surfaces, and each will explain the thought-process of how their compositions are made on clay. Join us for this very fun one-day workshop!

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Art, Archaeology, and Conservation Science Division

Posted On May 15, 2014 0 Comments

NEW MEMBER BENEFIT! What do cutting edge materials research and the investigation of ancient ceramic pots have in common? More than you might think, and the connections are the basis of a “new” membership division of The American Ceramic Society

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Integrating Form and Surface

Posted On May 15, 2014 0 Comments

Potters Council is pleased to invite you to our 2014 Santa Ana conference hosted by Aardvark Clay and Supplies! Ben Carter, Adam Field, Kate Maury, and Lisa Naples will show hands-on demonstrations emphasizing the form and surface of their ceramic work. Leave this workshop with a deeper understanding of slip decorating, underglaze painting, carving, high and low-relief motifs, dry-brush slip application, and so much more.

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Potters Council Mentoring Program

Posted On May 12, 2014 5 Comments

MEMBERS ONLY BENEFIT
Potters Council organization includes artists at many different levels of expertise, ranging from student, to recreational, to professional ceramic artist. This wide range of expertise will provide a great mix of mentors and mentees. This membership benefit truly embodies Potters Council’s purpose of providing educational opportunity for our members. We encourage all members to participate as a mentor or mentee. Read more…

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Credit Card Processing

Posted On May 9, 2014 0 Comments
DID YOU KNOW… that Potters Council provides members with reliable and affordable credit card processing services? Potters Council members benefit from:   No Monthly Minimum Competitive MasterCard and Visa credit and debit rates No application or enrollment fees And more…   not a member? join today     How do I Sign Up for Chase… Read More »
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Potters Council Question of the Week

Posted On May 7, 2014 0 Comments
Our question of the week is about having a fun, creative way on our Potters Council forum to laugh, share, and interact. We will be posting a “Question of the Week” every week for you to answer, give an opinion, or maybe laugh a little. The questions will range from the serious to playful.    not a member?… Read More »
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Social Media

Posted On May 2, 2014 0 Comments

As those of us who are working potters well know, the craft of pottery can be a very solitary form of creative expression. It’s tremendously easy to get lost in the world of clay and often times it’s difficult to know how to plug into our communities or the world at large. Lyndsay Meiklem, Potters Council Board Member, shares her experiences with social media in five article series published in Potters’ Pages.

No doubt Social Media has changed the way we do business, and let Lyndsay share her experiences with you. She will encourage you to try something new with social media.

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Social Media: Plug into Pinterest

Posted On May 2, 2014 0 Comments

As those of us who are working potters well know, the craft of pottery can be a very solitary form of creative expression. It’s tremendously easy to get lost in the world of clay and often times it’s difficult to know how to plug into our communities or the world at large. Lyndsay Meiklem, Potters Council Board Member, shares her experiences with social media in five article series published in Potters’ Pages.

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Social Media: Look into LinkedIn

Posted On May 2, 2014 0 Comments

As those of us who are working potters well know, the craft of pottery can be a very solitary form of creative expression. It’s tremendously easy to get lost in the world of clay and often times it’s difficult to know how to plug into our communities or the world at large. Lyndsay Meiklem, Potters Council Board Member, shares her experiences with social media in five article series published in Potters’ Pages.