New! Potters Council Studio Reference
As a member of Potters Council you now have exclusive access to information that you can utilize in your studio. Our Guide to Successful Glazing and Firing is full of information to help you continue to be successful in the studio. This studio reference will help you select, process, and test materials for great results.
Potters Council Advisory Board member Lyndsay Meiklem, shares her fourth installment, Look Into Linked In, 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.
Potters Council is proud to be a sponsor of “From the Ground Up” conference and Zanesville Prize. Be sure to read more about both events on page seven.
VOTE for 2014 Board Member
As of March 2014, one board member term will be expiring; Shirley Potter. We as members of the board and members of Potters Council would like to thank Shirley for her excellent service in building Potters Council into the remarkable organization it is today. From now and until March 3, 2014, you (PC members) will be asked to vote for a new Member of the Advisory Board of the Potters Council.
NEW! Grow Your Business By Accepting Payments On The Go
With Chase Mobile Checkout, you have everything you need to keep your business growing. It’s convenient for your business, it’s secure for your customers and it’s easy for everyone. Call your Potters Council Chase Paymentech representative Jennifer at 214-849-3308 to learn more about what Chase Mobile Checkout can do for your business.
NEW MEMBER BENEFIT! Many artists are not adequately insured or even have insurance, to cover business losses. One of Potters Council’s missions is to educate the ceramic community. Here we hope to provide our members information on understanding business insurance.
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 Santa Ana, CA, Zanesville, OH, and Portland, OR. 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.