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Get Your Fix: Mending Ceramics Professionally- Thaddeus Erdahl and Emily Nickel in the Makerspace

By |2019-03-21T11:49:30-05:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Conference Programming, Featured, Programming|

This post is written by figure sculptor Emily Nickel as a supplement to a demonstration in the Makerspace titled "Get Your Fix." Emily is currently a long term artist-in-residence at Red Lodge Clay Center. The demonstration will cover how to [...]

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Clay Conversations!

By |2019-03-12T16:32:23-05:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured|

Apprenticeships: Let's Do This!Elenor Wilson Hello all you clay people out there. This is Zach Tate coming to you from the sultry, snowy abyss of northern Indiana. As my first year of being of the board is quickly [...]

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Feed the need for mentorship…

By |2019-03-08T09:57:16-05:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured, Student Concerns|

Every year NCECA makes it a point to have programming available for current students at various levels. They look for ways that will best engage and inspire and one such service they developed was the student critique room. Every year, [...]

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Project Space – The Mother Of All Confessions

By |2019-03-06T14:07:15-05:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, 2019 Programming, Featured|

Beginning with the question What’s Your story?, The Mother of All Confessions is one of several works included in Project Space this year is. It is an open confessional booth for discussions that investigate issues surrounding art, maternity, and parenting. [...]

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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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Demonstrator Videos from the 2018 conference

By |2019-02-09T13:48:19-05:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: 2018 Programming, Featured|

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Recognition and Celebration in Claytopia | 2019 Awards and Honors

By |2019-02-17T21:47:24-05:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured, Member Opportunities, Member Stories|

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Claytopia Programming Highlight: The Wright Stuff!

By |2019-02-07T23:06:08-05:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured|

Are you an artist? Do you struggle with writing? The American Craft Council wants to help!  It can be intimidating to get your thoughts down on paper. But writing, just like throwing pots, is a skill that can be learned. [...]

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NCECA Events For Students

By |2018-02-28T09:58:09-05:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: 2018 Exhibitions, 2018 Programming, Student Concerns|Tags: , , , |

With the 2018 NCECA conference in Pittsburgh just around the corner, we want to let you know about some of the awesome student-centered opportunities that are available at the conference this year: Student Critique Room Thursday March 15, & Friday [...]

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Your Curated Conference: focus on currents of clay and culture

By |2018-02-28T09:56:51-05:00February 28th, 2018|Categories: 2018 Exhibitions, 2018 Programming, Featured|

This year the theme for NCECA’s Pittsburgh conference is CrossCurrents: Clay and Culture. The ideas imbue robust program content with tremendous range of ceramic expression. Attention to cultural context amplifies voices and issues of representation, power, identity, social justice, and [...]

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