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Butters Gallery - Flux Capacitor: Stored Clay Energy

February 26th - March 25th, 2017
Progression: 25 Years of Functional Form. A lineage of potters that Brad Schwieger has influenced in his 25 years at Ohio University are a future generation of makers finding new expression within a timeless practice.

Click here for more information: Progression

 

Daniel Anderson

Augen Gallery - Flux Capacitor: Stored Clay Energy

Work featured by seven notable mid-career artists from March 2nd - April 1st. NCECA reception on Friday, March 24th from 5-9pm.

Go to their website for more information: www.augengallery.com

 

Mandy Stigant

Blackfish Gallery - Legacy Emergent

Artists's reception Thursday, March 2nd, 6-9pm.
This show runs now through April 1st with eight artists that use unique ways to explore ceramic forms and materials using hybrid techniques. Sustainability and recycling are prominent features for these artists. For more information ...
Click here to go to the website: Blackfish Gallery

 

Eutectic Gallery

Eutectic Gallery - Duet
Opening reception March 3rd from 6-9pm. The show runs from March 16th - 24th. Christine Golden and Doug Keck are the featured artists for this lifelike ceramic and mixed media show. Also take a look at Miles Spadone in the Back Room. There will be a reception for NCECA on March 24th from 6-9pm.

For more information, click here: Eutectic Gallery

 

Kirkland Arts Center

Kirkland Arts Center in Kirkland, WA

Application deadline: April 10 - Application
The Artists’ Exhibition is an annual show in the KAC Gallery that showcases work from our talented community of artists in a variety of media. Anyone associated with the Kirkland Arts Center, including past members, students, teachers, staff, board members, exhibition artists (gallery or satellite), KAC Store artists and/or donors, may apply to be a part of this juried exhibition.

Contact them for more information at 425-822-7161 or click here to go to the website: Kirkland Arts Center

 

Sitka Center

Residency Opportunities for 2017-2018.
Deadline for application is April 18th. Visit this link for the application and more information.
Workshop registration begins now for members and opens March 14th for non-members.

Click here to go to the website: Sitka Center

 


What's Happening Around Eugene

 

Lane Arts Council
In partnership with Projects for Public Spaces, the city of Eugene is launching a project to reimagine public areas.
To read about the recommendations, click on the
LINK to Recommendations

Lane Arts Council
So many events and resources!

Lane Arts Council

First Friday
For Schools
For Art Professionals

 

Susannah Zucker workshop

The Human Figure in Clay Workshop - $875.00
with Suzannah Zucker
June 9 - 18, 2017 in Elmira, OR

This is an intensive 10-day workshop (which includes 2 free days to rest, work or play) that is being hosted by Karen Russo in her studio. Fee includes instruction, demos and clay. There is a limit of 10 students, so call or email early to get your spot! Click on the image to print a full size PDF.

Karen Russo can be reached by phone at 541-729-6115 (cell), 541-935-0714 (home), or email her at knrusso333@gmail.com for more information and to register.


 



Resources ...

 

Ceramic Decal Printing Information

Georgies offers custom firing for cone 04 bisque, plus cone 05 and cone 6 glaze firing service. The form below can be printed for your reference. We load and unload our kilns on Monday and Thursday afternoon. Bring your pieces in with the name of the clay body and the temperature range that you want us to fire your work. You can always call us at the Portland store if you have any questions: 503-283-1353.

 


Molds Wanted!

If you have ceramic molds that you want to get rid of, contact Jamison with Portland Parks and Recreation at 503-964-1240

 


Help Wanted

Let us know if you have positions available and we will spread the word...

 

MAC Ceramics Teacher The Multnomah Arts Center (MAC) in Southwest Portland is looking for a Ceramics teacher. It will be a part-time position working 1.25 - 6.5 hours a week and pays between $20-$25
an hour, depending on experience. Please contact Aime Kelly at aime.kelly@portlandoregon.gov. They will not accept phone calls and require a cover letter, resume, examples of artwork (or links) and at least three references for consideration.

 

Daily Bird Pottery job offer Daily Bird Pottery in Port Townsend, WA is looking for a
potter to work under a master potter to create wares for their established line. Click on the photo to see the details of this wonderful opportunity!

 

Treetop Academy job offer Treetop Academics offers after-school enrichment classes to Elementary K-5th grade students in the Eugene-Springfield area. Treetop Academics is dedicated to providing meaningful, hands on, project-based, and student-centered educational opportunities through best teaching practices and age-appropriate curriculum. Additional information about our organization and about programs, classes, and locations can be found on our website: www.Treetopacademics.com
  

Classes & Instruction

Do you offer classes, tutoring, or private instruction in your studio or business? Send us the info, and we'll post it to help prospective students find you.

 

Bee Thinking Shop

Beeswax Thinking Shop

Beeswax classes available in the Portland area.
Wednesday, June 15th you can discover the joy of making your own beeswax balms, salves and lotion bars. On Saturday, June 18th, you can make your own beeswax candles for yourself and your friends! They also sell products and have a wide range of information about sources and uses for Beeswax. You can call them at 503-477-7205
or go to their website for details: Bee Thinking Shop

 

Adrienne Stacey Pottery (SE Portland)

Adrienne Stacey at New Seasons

Wheelthrowing and Handbuilding
Cost is $240.00 for six sessions, which you can use whenever you want. Fee covers everything. Student lab times available for $10 per hour. Private tutoring sometimes available at $60 per two-hour session, tailored for you. 503-232-4393 Click here to go to the website: Adrienne Stacey Pottery

 

Cathi Newlin Ceramics

Cathi Newlin

Classes available in the Portland area.
She is offering a Raku Tile workshop in June and in July there will be a beginning workshop working on animal anatomy using armatures and handbuilding techniques. Contact Cathi for details: Cathi Newlin Ceramics

 

My Masterpiece Art Studio (Beaverton)

Fabulous, fun, affordable art classes, workshops, Open Studio, camps, and creative activities designed for children and families!

Click the image flyer at left to open, print or save a full-page information flyer.


For Sale

Send us your information...

Skutt 1227 Kiln for $900. Good conditon. New firebrick and elements. Click on the image to print the PDF for your records.

contact Dorothy Steele at steelepots@gmail.com or go to her website at Dorothy Steele


Greenware Casting Table for $200. 7' L by 26" W. Great for increasing your greenware production. Model STJ/L is fully functional and in great shape. Made with steel frame legs that hold over a ton of weight. The molded acrylic table has 12 removable dowels and a 2" center drain with shutoff. This model has been discontinued. Pick up only in Lake Oswego, OR (the photo shown is the smaller version of this table).

contact Alyson Miller with questions and if you are interested...
email: alyson@alysonwhitney.com
cell: 713-446-2353
website:alysonwhitney

 


Professional Services

Photography: Wedlake Digital Studio

"Wedlake Digital Studio focuses on the photography of artists' work and commercial products. WDS can manage the entire photographic workflow, from lighting setup and photography, to image colour correcting and post-processing. Images can be prepared for web or catalogue, or printed on premium archival paper. I am experienced in working with a wide variety of different mediums including ceramics, glass, fine art paintings, drawings, wood, leather, and textiles.

"My website contains more information about my personal background, examples of my personal and commercial work, and a full list of the services I offer. Wedlake Digital Studio can also be found on Facebook as a public page, where you can review a larger portfolio of my work. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you." -- Andrew Wedlake

Contact Andrew at 503.729.8965 (mobile) or

Wedlake Digital Studio:WebsiteOn Facebook


Kiln & Wheel Repair Services

Kiln & Wheel Repair: John Alland in Portland

Contact him by phone at 503-867-7932

Kiln & Wheel Repair: Mitch Ellison in Lake Oswego

Contact him at 503-636-8559 - email: mitch@ellisonkilnworks.com

Kiln Repair: Southern Oregon Pottery Distributors

Contact Felix at 541-535-1311 - emai: felix@southernoregonclaydistributors.com

Kiln Repair: Anna Stehle in Eugene

Contact her at 541-335-9847 - email: artsceramics@comcast.net


Repair & Restoration: Dolls by Arlene

"Oh no, it's broken! What do we do now?"

It's a common question, and we get calls like that every week at Georgies. Arlene Martinez may have the answer to your question! From her studio in Battle Ground, Arlene offers:

  • Museum quality restoration of antique and modern dolls.
  • Restoration of items made of ceramic, porcelain, and other mediums or materials.
  • Appraisal services from one piece to complete collections.
  • Dollmaking Classes
  • Authentic reproduction dolls
  • Specialized firing available
  • Complete kiln repair

Contact Arlene at 360.687.4321 or emailarlenedoll@aol.com


Submissions & Calls for Entry

Eugene Saturday Market's Holiday Market

Apply to sell a the Holiday Market which is held indoors in the Lane Event Center at the Lane County Fairgrounds. Space is available for the November 19-20, November 25-27 and December 22-24 shows. You may call the Market office at 541-686-8885 for questions.

Click on the link to submit your entry... Show Application

Kirkland Artist Studio Tour- Call for Artists

The 14th Annual Studio Tour is on May 13th - May 14th , 2017 presented by the Kirkland Arts Center. Showcase your work during this popular annual Mother's Day Weekend community-wide evenet. Early bird application deadline is February 1st at $150.00 or the regular deadline is February 28th at $175.00. This event attracts thousands of visitors from all over the region. EmailΒ events@kirklandartscenter.org or call (425) 822-7161 x182

For application and details click on this link: KAST



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Georgies Ceramic & Clay Co. • 756 NE Lombard • Portland OR 97211 • 503.283.1353 • 800.999.CLAY
Georgies of Eugene • 1471 Railroad Blvd #9 • Eugene OR 97402 • 541.338.7654 • 866.234.CLAY
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