Community Bulletin Board
What's Happening Around Portland
Open Studio & Garden Show
June 3rd & June 24th - 25th, 2017, 11-3pm
Two weekends of celebrating the beginning of summer with a garden in full bloom. The first Saturday is a preview event and light refreshments will be available during the second weekend. Contact Katy McFadden at email@example.com or go to her website at www.katymcfadden.com
Contact them for more information at 425-822-7161 or
click here to go to the website: Kirkland Arts Center
Kirkland Arts Center in Kirkland, WA
Application deadline: April 10 - Application
The Artistsβ 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.
Residency Opportunities for 2017-2018.
Click here to go to the website: Sitka Center
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.
What's Happening Around Eugene
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
For Art Professionals
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register.
What's Happening Around the Coast
Hoffman Gardens - Saturday, May 27, 10-4pm
at Division and Laneda in Manzanita, OR. Handmade ceramics for your home and garden. All proceeds benefit the not-for-profit community Hoffman Art Center clay studio.
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 want to get rid of, contact Jamison with Portland Parks and Recreation at 503-964-1240
Let us know if you have positions available and we will spread the word...
||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 email@example.com. 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 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 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:
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 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)
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
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.
Send us your information...
Skutt 1027 Kiln for $1800 - 1 phase 240v Excellent conditon. Never fired nor used.
Pick up in Eugene, Oregon or we can
Please contact Trent at:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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...
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:Website •On 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: email@example.com
Kiln Repair: Southern Oregon Pottery Distributors
Contact Felix at 541-535-1311 - emai: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kiln Repair: Anna Stehle in Eugene
Contact her at 541-335-9847 - email: email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com or call (425) 822-7161 x182
For application and details click on this link: KAST