Taking a big leap into the digital age, NCECA has more online content available than ever before, such as this blog, a podcast, a YouTube page which includes conference content, online lectures year-round with 92nd Y Street, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook pages, past Journals online… if you visit the NCECA Resources page and look around you will find past conference archives, member events page, partner links, a MediaRoom- so much NCECA information! But the internet is a vast and ample ocean of information, so I’ve compiled here several more great online resources for anyone in the ceramic field.

Field Guide for Ceramic Artisans  a gold mine of posts put together by University of Montana’s Julia Galloway and her students with interviews from working artists.

Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF+) emergency resources for artists

aid to artisans  creating economic opportunities for crafts people in developing countries around the world

accessCeramics contemporary ceramics image resource

Artaxis curated independent network of artists

Ceramic Arts Daily tips, tricks, resources, videos, links, forums, and more. Home of Pottery Making Illustrated and Ceramics Monthly, both available digitally

The Studio Potter quarterly publication on issues in ceramics

Ceramics Now independent art platform and magazine specialized in contemporary ceramics

CFile global knowledge center for contemporary ceramics and clay

Clay Times ceramic art trends, tools, and techniques for potters worldwide

American Craft American Craft Council Magazine,dedicated to championing contemporary American craft

Ceramics: Art and Perception quarterly magazine on ceramic art featuring articles, color pictures on every page, functional and sculptural work, useful information on events and reviews

ArtesMundi internationally focused art organization

Objective Clay online gallery run by 14 individual artists, frequently updated with articles by members

Short list of blogs to get you started:

Brandon Fuzzy’s Pottery Making Info content about making pottery, links to more ceramic blogs, pottery directory, pottery resources

Musing About Mud calls for entry, emerging artists, technical Tuesdays, job postings, residency opportunities, movie day, Monday morning eye candy- a never ending feed of new information

Jennifer Allen Ceramics Potter of the Month articles

Sawdust and Dirt Ceramic Facebook Index, blog, podcast, videos

Kyle Carpenter Pottery (Live Streams Salt Kiln)

Whitney Smith superbly honest insights into the daily life of a working artist

Carter Gillies former philosophy student’s insightful writings

Kristen Kieffer beautifully recorded process and design postings

The Penland Sketchbook residents at Penland blog their experiences


The Potters Cast

Tales of a Red Clay Rambler

Sawdust and Dirt

Brian R Jonescast

DesignSponge Podcast

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Creative Live

Think Big!

The Clayer

Freelancers Union

Sales resources:

Etsy Blog

Oh My Handmade

Art Fair Insiders

Art Fair Sourcebook