Community Bulletin Board
What's Happening Around Portland
Eutectic Gallery Presents "The Shape of Time "
June 7-29, 2019
Paul Briggs and Elliott Kayser put forth the notion that art history, and it's development, is not based as much on style as it is on continuity and changes that occur across time. Objects look like they do because they are of a speciific time and place. See what these two are doing right now.
Also showing "Neccessities" ...
by Sarah Chenoweth Davis. A collection of containers inspired by snuff bottles., and a reflection on vice and self-care.
Sitka Art Center - Table Top Mosaic class
July 12-14 for $300 ages 16+
Use pattern, shapes and color to design a unique and functional surface to use indoors or out. Includes table and demos on cutting, setting and grouting for your project.
Click here to go to the website: Sitka Center
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What's Happening Around Bend
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What's Happening Around Washington
Yakima Valley College Presents:
Beth Cavener Workshop - $450.00
August 1-3, 2019 ... 9-5pm each day
This 3-day workshop will have demonstrations and artist talks. Come see the beautiful ceramic studio on campus. Workshop is limited to 15 people.
Contact Rachel for more information at: firstname.lastname@example.org
What's Happening Around Northern California
Workshop with Chic Lotz - $475.00 + $45 for materials
Glaze Basics for Developing Color & Surface
June 24-28, 2019 (4 days)
This is a hands-on workshop on how to mix and fire simple line blends to achieve a variety of glaze surfaces and colors. She covers the 3 main glaze ingredients and how it affects glazes. Chic helps you analyze, alter and create your own recipes plus recognize the difference between Recipe %, Weight % and the Unity Molecular Formula. Check out her early bird registration special by clicking on the image to the left and print the pdf.
Chic Lotz Pottery website - Glaze Workshop
to email Chic - email@example.com
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.
If you have ceramic molds that you would like to donate, contact Cassie Fort with Oregon State Hospital at 509-595-0944 (cell) or 503-947-0038 (desk). You can also contact her by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Let us know if you have positions available and we will spread the word...
Classes & Instruction
Morning Ceramics Studio (SE Portland)
$250.00 for six sessions of introductory wheel throwing class taught by Victoria Buchler.
Class is held on Monday mornings from 9-12pm with additional studio hours available. All clay, equipment & firing is provdided.
Click here to go to her website: Wheel Classes
Adrienne Stacey Pottery (SE Portland)
Wheelthrowing and Handbuilding
Cost is $250.00 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 her website: Adrienne Stacey Pottery
Cathi Newlin Ceramics
Classes available in the Portland area.
Cathy offers classes and workshops throughout the year using 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!
For classes click on MY Masterpice
Kiln & Wheel Repair Services
Kiln & Wheel Repair: John Alland Technical Services in Portland
Contact by phone at 503-867-7932
Kiln & Wheel Repair: Mitch Ellison in Lake Oswego
Contact by phone at 503-636-8559 - email: email@example.com
Kiln Repair: Robert Battey for Bend & Central Oregon
Northwest Pottery Supply LLC - phone 541-410-3266 or 800-259-1423 x106
Kiln Repair: Anna Stehle in Eugene
Contact her at 541-335-9847 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com
Submissions & Calls for Entry ...
OAC - Percent for Art Application now Online!
Artist Roster Call Opens in August for 2020-2022
The Oregon Arts Commission manages the "Percent for Art" program for the state of Oregon. The Oregon Art in Public Places Roster serves as resource for percent for art selection panels to identify artists most suitable for specific project needs. Applications need to be completed through CaFE where the call to artists will be posted.
Oregon's public collection of more than 2.400 artworks acquired and commissioned since 1975 is now featured on a searchable website.