Potters Council Advisory Board member Lyndsay Meiklem, shares her first installment, Focus on Facebook, of how she uses social media to further her ceramic business. We encourage you to read her article and challenge yourself to try one of her recommendations.
Are you ready to attend an upcoming Potters Council event? Each year we provide our members with regional conferences, sponsorships and international conferences. Check out the upcoming events in Natchez, MS, Lexington, KY, and Columbus, OH. We look forward to seeing you soon.
CALL FOR ENTRIES
We are pleased to announce the call for entries for our fifth annual members’ juried competition. The name of the show is “Transcending Material”, and we invite you, our members, to go with your own interpretation. The exhibition will be concurrently shown during National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference in Milwaukee 2014, and will showcase the quality work made by the members of the Potters Council. Deadline to submit extended to October 22, 2013.
This issue of the Potters’ Pages highlights the 2014 Potters Council Juried show call for entry, new member benefit for processing credit cards with mobile application, and “In the Studio” how-to from Potters Council member Sumi von Dassow.
Are you ready to do hands-on firing? We have five highly talented presenters who will provide instruction on alternative firing surfaces, firing processes and different types of kilns. We will be doing three hands on firing session: raku, aluminum foil saggar and a pit firing. Attendees will learn skills to create their own approach to surfaces and how they relate to different alternative firings. Register today! 15 Spots Available!
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…