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Conference Update 03.14.20

By |2020-03-17T14:29:38-05:00March 14th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities|

I just finished listening to the most recent episode of The Potter's Cast by Paul Blais, (special Public Service Announcement Edition with NCECA leadership).  It was fabulous and insightful, as I would expect it to be.  (PS Thanks for the [...]

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Conference 2020 – Update 3.13.20

By |2020-03-17T14:30:55-05:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: 2020 Conference, 2020 Exhibitions, Featured, Member Opportunities, online programming, Programming, Richmond, Student Concerns|

I continue to be heartwarmed by the number of people volunteering their time and talents to help NCECA and its entire membership to find ways to realize all of the hard work that has gone into this conference through digital [...]

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What now?

By |2020-03-17T14:25:22-05:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: 2020 Conference, 2020 Exhibitions, Featured, Member Opportunities, online programming, Richmond|

This would have been my first conference since leaving the NCECA Board.  I was so excited to be joining the presentation tech team.  FINALLY I would get to wear those beautiful button down shirts with the NCECA Logo embroidered on [...]

Legacy Ware: Dining with Dock 6

By |2019-03-25T15:53:37-05:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

"Legacy Ware: Dining with Dock 6" is a dinnerware exhibition by the Dock 6 Pottery extended family of current and past employees, clay artists in their own right who’ve been influenced by working for owner Kerry Brooks.  As both a [...]

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St. Paul Shuttle is now a full service Tour!

By |2019-03-24T08:32:04-05:00March 24th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

You still have an opportunity to set out to St. Paul and see the fantastic shows and sites out there. (above image is one of the stops.  Which one?  Buy a bus ticket and find out! 😉 ) With a [...]

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Visit Red Wing during Claytopia!

By |2019-03-24T08:32:42-05:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.17.3"] Red Wing is home to a vibrant arts community. The Anderson Center and the Pottery Museum of Red Wing have teamed up to offer unique exhibitions ranging from historic decorative and functional work to experimental multi-media [...]

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NCECA 50 Years – Retrospective now available!

By |2019-03-20T10:06:19-05:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Featured|

Hello NCECA friends..... I invite you to join me on the journey of fifty years.  At times it felt like it would take that long to bring this video project to fruition.  The first discussions about this project began back [...]

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This Land Like a Mirror Turns You Inward

By |2019-03-14T10:14:57-05:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

What does a utopia look like? A claytopia? How do we construct it? The more Western civilization crafts their ideal world, the more we understand the tragic domino effect that results from our modifications. Janet Macpherson and Magdolene Dykstra’s collaborative [...]

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NCECA for First Timers: Claytopia online edition

By |2019-03-06T10:02:39-05:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, 2019 Programming, Featured, Inside NCECA, Minneapolis|

Many years ago, Steve Hilton, (then NCECA's Programs Director) had the idea for NCECA to offer a special session directed at first time attendees.  And he "nominated" me to present it.  It was pretty popular, so I continued to present [...]

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2019 Projects Space preview: Crafting Memories in Utopia

By |2019-02-17T21:43:48-05:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, 2019 Programming, Featured|

What is time? It cannot be seen, heard, smelled, or touched. It eludes all our senses, yet we experience it every day. Time is ubiquitous. To most, time is just a clock on the wall. A constant cycle of 24 [...]

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2019 Demonstrating Artists

By |2019-04-12T09:03:42-05:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured|

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.17.3"] Enjoy four fabulous individuals in Ballroom A on Thursday and Friday of the Conference.  Jeff Oestreich & Aysha Peltz will take the stage together on Thursday from nine to noon.  After lunch, enjoy Torbjørn Kvasbø and [...]

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VIRTUAL CLAY WITH ANNABETH ROSEN, Wednesday, February 20, 2019

By |2019-02-17T21:44:29-05:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: 92Y Virtual Clay, Featured|

Co-presented by 92Y and NCECA, Virtual Clay™ is a series of real-time online experiences that gather a vibrant community of artists, designers, and art historians to speak with you about current topics in ceramics. The series hopes to challenge preconceptions [...]

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