Rabbit hole, am I right? Creating a static online resource page for anything is an impossibility. It would need to be updataed daily.  Instead, we have put together this “list of the moment”, You can check out the first part here and watch for more in the future!   Feel free to leave suggestions for sites to be included in part 3 in the comments below!


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

Ceramic Artists Now CAN features contemporary ceramic artists

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

Ceramics.org more technical/ceramics engineering but interesting

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

Ceramics Now independent art platform and magazine specialized in contemporary ceramics

Ceramics Today comprehensive independent ceramics site, used to be known as claynet, perhaps you remember it?

CFile global knowledge center for contemporary ceramics and clay

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

The Studio Potter quarterly publication on issues in ceramics

Non-Ceramic Publications/Blogs




Recently, there have been articles featured in the New York Times, the Guardian, even the Wall Street Journal!


Consortiums (fancy name for groupings)

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

ArtesMundi internationally focused art organization

Objective Clay regular articles by 14 artists

Make and Do Canadian ceramic artists unite!

Artist Communities resources that connect artists

Both Artist and Mother the ongoing experiment of being artist and parent

 Pottery Making Info content about making pottery, links to more ceramic blogs, pottery directory, pottery resources

ClayArt Boards old school internet bulletin board style

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

Useful Sites for Things

Ceramic Recipes organize your recipes online!

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.

Alfred’s Raw Materials Lab thank you, Alfred, for helping me pass Raw Materials

Art Stream Library just click this one

Ceramics Academy Andrew Martin teaching molds and slipcasting

Digitalfire Raw Materials all the raw data on all the raw materials

Ceramics Research Paul Mathieu up in Canada making things happen. His new book, Art of the Future is also available online!

Fun times on Instagram with PotsInAction

Wood Kilns of the World with Simon Levin

Residency, PostBacc, MFA, Employment

many of the above sites have info on these, here are some more

NCECA opportunities

Reflections and Considerations on Residency

Ceramics Today residency list



Residency Unlimited

The Abundant Artist


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