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Do you love Ceramics? Food? People? – We want to tell your story!

By |2015-10-23T10:05:56-05:00October 23rd, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

Across the Table, Across the Land, a project of the National Ceramic Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), is designed to to be a snapshot of what is happening today at the intersection of food, clay and community. [...]

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K-12 Teachers and Students – We Need You!

By |2015-10-19T10:25:33-05:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

You are cordially invited to participate in the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Across the Table, Across the Land national project and exhibition which takes place in Kansas City to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of NCECA. [...]

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Now Online – 2015 Roundtable conversation

By |2015-10-13T08:10:20-05:00October 13th, 2015|Categories: 2015 Conference, Across The Table, Featured, online programming, Videos|

As Paul Sacaridiz so deftly explained in his introduction, this conversation, Pass the Peas, Food Objects and the Making of Community, stemmed out of a project NCECA began in 2014 in Milwaukee, the idea of developing a curated roundtable discussion.  The [...]

Connecting Generations through Ceramics in Denver, CO

By |2015-09-03T08:52:25-05:00September 3rd, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|Tags: , |

We kick off blogging about Project Submissions to Across the Table, Across the Land with a project led by Macy Dorf, who lives in Denver, Colorado. Macy Dorf, Denver Colorado: Working with Diana and Davine on making a plate [...]

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APPLY NOW! – National Student Juried Exhibition

By |2015-09-01T15:03:22-05:00September 1st, 2015|Categories: 2016 Exhibitions, 50th Anniversary, Exhibitions, Kansas City, Student Concerns|

Wansoo Kim Are you a current undergraduate, graduate, or post-bac STUDENT? Stop procrastinating, and apply now for the National Student Juried Exhibition! This year's exhibition will be held in conjunction with the 2016 conference Makers, Mentors and Milestones [...]

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NCECA Across the Table, Across the Land – Challenge

By |2015-08-28T09:55:48-05:00August 28th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

Periodically during the fall we will be issuing challenges in the form of assignments to inspire immediate ways to get involved with the Across the Table, Across the Land project. Please refer to the NCECA Across the Table, Across the [...]

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NCECA Honors and Awards—Nominate Now!

By |2015-08-28T09:47:51-05:00August 28th, 2015|Categories: 2016 Conference, 50th Anniversary, Conference Programming, Featured, Kansas City, Member Opportunities|

The nominations for NCECA Honors and Awardees always seem to fall right around the time that the Emmy’s recognize excellence in the television industry. I have a close relationship with someone that’s been trying to get me to go for [...]

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What is Across the Table, Across the Land?

By |2015-08-14T16:49:01-05:00August 8th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

This exhibition features YOU and the work you do to connect ceramics, community and food. Developed and curated by Michael Strand and Namita Wiggers, Across the Table, Across the Land is a member’s exhibition for NCECA’s 50th Anniversary Conference in 2016. The final exhibition will [...]

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The Future of NCECA

By |2015-02-11T10:46:17-05:00February 11th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Featured, Member Opportunities|

As you may be aware, NCECA is nearing its 50th anniversary celebration in Kansas City in 2016. We have been able to alter the culture of giving within the organization with the help of training sessions through the Annenberg Foundation. Last [...]

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We want your memories, images & input!

By |2015-02-01T12:38:39-05:00February 2nd, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Conference Cities, Featured, Kansas City|

As we’re gearing for the 2015 conference Lively Experiments in Providence Rhode Island, and NCECA’s 50th anniversary conference Makers, Mentors, and Milestones in Kansas City. We would like to extend an invitation to submit images of moments and people that you found inspiring throughout any [...]

Support NCECA on #GivingTuesday

By |2014-12-02T13:17:09-05:00December 2nd, 2014|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Conference Cities, Featured, Member Opportunities, Member Stories|

As a board member, I donate my time to NCECA throughout the year.  The "work" I do for this organization never feels like work, because I am surrounded by 16 other volunteer board members and 6 staff members, all of whom [...]

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Makers, Mentors & Milestones

By |2014-10-24T14:49:15-05:00October 24th, 2014|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Conference Cities, Featured, Kansas City|

NCECA will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2016.  Our 49th meeting in Providence next March will kick off the lead-up to the celebration of this important milestone in our organization.  Believe it or not, we have already been planning for our [...]

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