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Glenda M Taylor Memorial Ride

By |2015-09-02T07:26:49-05:00September 2nd, 2015|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Kansas City, Member Opportunities|

Calling all Cyclists!  As you start to think about travel plans for the 2016 conference in Kansas City, please try to include Tuesday in your trip.  We are planning a group ride in memory of Glenda Taylor.  This ride was [...]

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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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NCECA Open Volunteer Board Positions—Nominate Now!

By |2015-08-25T11:13:02-05:00August 25th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities|Tags: |

2013 NCECA Board hard at work in Providence. 2015 NCECA board hard at work in Kansas City.               Over the years some amazing individuals have come forward to serve NCECA. We've [...]

in the “blinc” of an eye….

By |2015-07-23T11:44:43-05:00July 23rd, 2015|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Member Opportunities|

What's a blinc? It's a fresh new "concise presentation format", NCECA style!   What's a "concise presentation format"? It can be lots of things.  One example of a concise presentation is the Ted Talk, which allows 18 minutes per speaker. [...]

Proposed Bylaw change: An opposing view

By |2015-07-15T14:06:34-05:00July 17th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities|

I love our organization.  I love that our membership cares about what the board does. I love that we truly are member-driven.  I love that members take the time to express their opinions.  Recently, I received an email from a member [...]

A Student’s Perspective on Student Programming

By |2015-06-21T08:15:14-05:00June 21st, 2015|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Member Opportunities, Student Concerns|

The June 24th deadline for submitting proposals for Student Perspectives is right around the corner.  Have you ever thought about organizing a panel, presenting a new idea or intriguing hordes of NCECA members with your amazing ideas? Last year I [...]

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Connect & Discuss

By |2015-06-20T10:59:13-05:00June 20th, 2015|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Member Opportunities|

Topical Discussions and NCECA connections are a substantial component to programming because it offers a participatory platform for voices to be heard and to surround conversations about subjects that are important to our membership. Have you felt there is a [...]

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GOT INNOVATIVE PROJECT? Apply to 2016 NCECA Projects Space!

By |2015-06-18T16:02:12-05:00June 19th, 2015|Categories: 2016 Exhibitions, Featured, Member Opportunities|

If you have been working on something in your studio that does not quite fit in a gallery setting or a theatre or in any traditional space at all, Project Space might be the right place for you. NCECA’s Projects [...]

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Proposed Bylaws Amendment – VOTE NEEDED!

By |2015-06-11T14:43:36-05:00June 11th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities|

In May 2015, more than 2/3-majority of NCECA’s Board of Directors voted to amend the organization’s bylaws. Because these bylaws affect the way that some members of the board are determined, these amendments must now come before NCECA’s membership for [...]

Be a part of the 2016 Process Room. Make awesome work, really fast, in front of a crowd!

By |2015-05-13T14:35:29-05:00May 7th, 2015|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Member Opportunities|

This is the quick and dirty portion of our conference. 30 minutes to share the best tip, technique or surface treatment with an adoring and packed room. This is not a demonstrating artist or workshop venue, but may hopefully lead [...]

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Clay and Possibility—A Potters Vision Shapes Change

By |2015-04-07T10:41:49-05:00April 2nd, 2015|Categories: 92Y Virtual Clay, Featured, Member Opportunities, online programming|

The next NCECA/92Y Virtual Clay Lecture with Bill Strickland begins at 7 p.m., eastern on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Keep the clay dialog going… Click here to learn more and register today* NCECA members can use the code NCECA92Y for [...]

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This Machine Kills Hate

By |2015-03-30T22:39:58-05:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: 2015 Conference, Emerging Artists, Featured, Member Opportunities, Member Stories, Videos|

In his article, Finding One's Wheel, which appears on page 27-28 of the 2015 NCECA Journal, Roberto Lugo described himself as a "potter, activist, culture-maker, rapper, poet and educator."   I believe I would add "inspiration," "mentor" and "ceramics rockstar" [...]

A little bonus: networking fun with the NCECA App…

By |2015-03-23T09:10:24-05:00March 23rd, 2015|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities|

If you haven't already watched the app video, you can view it here on youtube.  BUT, I held something back.  Did you notice?  I didn't talk about the icon on the second page labeled "CLICK"  Did you look at it? [...]

Providence Food Guide: Get Your Veg On

By |2015-03-14T18:22:07-05:00March 14th, 2015|Categories: 2015 Conference, Conference Cities, Member Opportunities, Providence, Student Concerns|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hi NCECA Friends! Thought it would be a great idea to share some vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurants as per request of some Great Neck, NY friends!   Sweet & Sour Tofu Veggie Fun -123 Dorrance St - [...]