Milwaukee

NCECA 2014: Pritzlaff meets the Material World

By |2014-03-29T22:21:34-05:00March 28th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Exhibitions, Featured, Milwaukee|

The annual conference for the National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts descended upon Milwaukee last Tuesday and stayed through Saturday afternoon. In those few days, over 4,000 people came to the talks, demonstrations, and exhibits in the Wisconsin Center. The [...]

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Conference Content – App Feedback

By |2014-03-26T07:29:26-05:00March 26th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee, Podcasts|

NCECA is anxious to start getting conference content up online, but we need your help!  Our resources are, sadly, somewhat limited, so we must prioritize the sessions.  The best way you can tell us what you want to see online [...]

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

By |2014-03-22T08:13:53-05:00March 22nd, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee|

This vase and two bowls were made by James Davis, and are on display in the Marks of Fire show at the Central Library, within easy walking distance of the Wisconsin Center. I saw so many great pieces of ceramics [...]

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Cool Happenings at the Green Task Force Booth #137

By |2014-03-19T07:31:35-05:00March 19th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Green Task Force, Milwaukee|Tags: , , , , , |

This year the Green Task Force will be back in the Resource Hall at booth space #137, Look for the NCECA GTF Banner.  We have several special guests that will be in and out of the booth during the course [...]

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Flow in flux

By |2014-03-18T07:33:57-05:00March 18th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Exhibitions, Featured, Milwaukee|

Sprinkled among the multitude of objects that fill our Material World; ceramics whether industrially manufactured or hand crafted, from the recent or distant past, even fresh out of the kiln, collide in the present.  Continually in flux as their function [...]

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TUESDAY NIGHT 6:30pm – Gallery Expo Reception!

By |2014-03-18T17:09:04-05:00March 18th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Exhibitions, Featured, Milwaukee|

One of the highlights of the conference for me is the NCECA Gallery Expo, especially the Tuesday night Expo Reception.  I was first "born into NCECA" as a commercial exhibitor, spending my days in the Resource Hall, which never left [...]

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Especially for our Creatures of the Night

By |2014-03-17T14:29:14-05:00March 17th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee|

Niki & her interns were also nice enough to do a lot of "research" into the Milwaukee Night Life.  The weather may be cold, but these hot spots should warm you up (Note: I can personally attest to the awesomeness [...]

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Material to Ethereal: Meanderings on Yoga, Bombs, Claydust and Stardust

By |2014-03-17T08:36:47-05:00March 17th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee|

Intentions in our yoga practice help to form not only the material mass of the physical body, but also shape the thoughts we carry during the yoga session and into the ceramic studio. The transformative power of yoga can change [...]

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Tweet Up! Meet tweeple IRL!

By |2014-03-17T08:34:36-05:00March 16th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Member Opportunities, Milwaukee|

There has been some discussion on twitter about working out a tweet up at NCECA this year.  We'll actually have a couple of opportunities for you to meet all your twitter friends IRL at the conference.  Tuesday night at the [...]

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Kathy Maves, First NCECA

By |2014-03-15T12:35:17-05:00March 15th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee, Student Concerns|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I can’t believe it! I am getting ready to go to my very first NCECA conference, in Milwaukee WI next week. I have wanted to go for years. This year is the year. Hi. My name is Kathy Maves. I [...]

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Demonstrator Videos

By |2014-03-14T14:01:25-05:00March 14th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Houston, Milwaukee|

We are thrilled to announce that the videos of our 2013 Demonstrators will be available for sale at the 2014 NCECA Conference!  Here's a preview of each video for you! [vsw id="GSAyn0yEg6c" source="youtube" width="560" height="315" autoplay="no"] [vsw id="1UY7ll1W1Ag" source="youtube" width="560" [...]

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