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Engaging Ceramic Surfaces

Posted On November 7, 2012 0 Comments

Time to Refresh Your Surface Techniques
This two-day conference will be filled with ways to build depth by layering through many different mediums, altering, and combine throwing with handbuilt pieces that will result in you producing fresh ideas in your studio. Featured presenters include: Sandra Blain, Debra Fritts, Bryan Hopkins, Meredith Host, Mark Knott, and Justin Rothshank. ONLY 10 SPOTS LEFT!


Member Only Product Discounts

Posted On November 1, 2012 0 Comments

Potters Council Members Receive a 20% Discount on their Favorites

Potters Council is committed to the education of ceramic artists, whether it is at a conference, or through a book, magazine or DVD. One of our most popular benefits of membership is the 20% discount offered on 44 books, 53 DVDs, and the top two ceramic art magazines Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated.


September 2012 Potters’ Pages

Posted On October 11, 2012 0 Comments

Potters’ Pages has been redesigned! We have kept the features you like and have added some new ones. We know you will love it! CHECK IT OUT!


In the September issue of Potters’ Pages, Potters Council member Jayne Shatz shares her PC mentoring experience with us, “The Far Reaching Fingers of the Cloud”.


Ceramics In Tuscany III

Posted On September 28, 2012 9 Comments

Potters Council is going to Italy again!

The itinerary for this trip is designed to provide visual stimulation as a valuable teaching and learning tool for those interested in ceramics. This visual inspiration will be drawn upon when we reach the ceramic studio at La Meridiana, where you’ll enjoy three days in the studio learning from Pietro Maddalena, Paola Paronetto, and Marcia Selsor. You will also have the opportunities to see demonstrations outside of the studio from Monica Lazzerini and Saura Vignoli.

Special Potters Council Offer

Posted On August 8, 2012 0 Comments
JOIN OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP TODAY… and receive the following DVD for FREE: 10 Great Tips & Techniques from the Masters, Volume III. This DVD features the following artists:Linda Arbuckle, Curt Benzle, Guy Michaels Davis, Erin Furimsky, Mark Peters, Angelica Pozo, Amy Sanders, Deb Schwartzkopf, Stephani Stephenson and Tom Lucas   You must join or… Read More »
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The Ceramic Voice

Posted On July 28, 2012 2 Comments

Tell a story in clay. Each of these talented artists tells us a personal story in clay. Each presenter treats the surface in a unique manner, and will share their surface techniques with YOU over the two-day conference. Explore the possibilities with surfaces by combining new techniques to what you already know. Come and find out how to tell your narrative in clay. Opened up a few more spots!


July 2012 Potters’ Pages

Posted On July 11, 2012 0 Comments

In the July issue of Potters’ Pages, Steven Branfman, Potters Council President Elect, shares his story about how he became a potter. He was inspired to tell his story after seeing the April 22, Potters Council Question of the Week: Did you start with pottery by accident or by design?


2013 Potters Council Juried Show

Posted On July 10, 2012 0 Comments

CALL FOR ENTRIES: We are pleased to announce the call for entries for our fourth annual members juried competition. The name of the show is “GREEN”, and we invite you, our members, to go with your own interpretation. You can think of  “GREEN” as an ecological movement, a human emotion, a favorite place, a state of mind, a beautiful color, a celebration of life or any other idea that inspires you. You can be totally serious or seriously playful. You can be political or politically correct. We invite you to let your imagination run free. Deadline to Submit: October 24, 2012.

Mark Goudy

Announcing Winners of 2012 Potters Council Juried Show

Posted On May 10, 2012 0 Comments
  Congratulations to those selected for Potters Council 2012 Exhibition:  “The Chromatic Edge”The Potters Council announces the winners of its third juried exhibition of members’ work in conjunction with National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Conference (NCECA) 2012 in Seattle, Washington.   The name of the show is “The Chromatic Edge“.   For… Read More »

May 2012 Potters’ Pages

Posted On May 10, 2012 0 Comments

In the May issue of Potters’ Pages we highlight the Potters Council awards earned by the young artists in the K12 Juried Exhibition held in conjunction with the NCECA conference. It was enjoyable to see the students work and show our appreciation to their teachers for making it possible. Check out the pictures and article in the May Issue.