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Doug Jeck
Angela White

Eutectic Gallery Presents Rubric :
October 4-26, 2019
Doug Jeck - Any β€˜rubric’ within a creative learning environment bursting with unbounded *Multistability, must, I believe, be exquisitely quixotic. *Multistability (or multistable perception) is a Gestalt theory principle: the tendency of ambiguous perceptual experiences to pop back and forth unstably between two or more alternative interpretations.

Also showing in the Back Room ...
Angela White - Her spartan and smooth porcelain forms chronicle life and interconnectivity using the ephermeral creations of local makers, hunters, and mothers - reverentially captured spider webs.

 

Portland Open Studios

Portland Open Studios

October 12,13 & 19th, 2019 - It's FREE!
Showing how art is made. Click on the image to go to the website to "Take the Tour", see the "2019 Artists", find out about "Education" and "Get Our Newsletter".
Studio 55 was left off the map in error! Go see
Diane Russell at 1504 SE 88th Ave, 97216

 

Sitka Art Invitational

Sitka Art Invitational - Annual Public Exhibit & Sale
November 2-3, 2019 from 10am-4pm
Party with the Artists November 1, 2019 from 6-9pm

Located at Miller Hall at the World Forestry Center in Portland, OR featuring 400+ works by over 130 NW Artists. Paintings, prints, ceramics,basketry, photography, wood carvings and more. Click on the image at left for the website or call 541-994-5485.


What's Happening Around Eugene

 

Lane Arts Council"Multiplicity" by Cari Ingrassia in collaboration with
Eug-Art 404 artists at First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council

Lane Arts Council
For Schools
For Art Professionals
First Friday Art Walk - October 4th!


What's Happening Around Bend

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What's Happening Around Washington

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What's Happening Around Northern California

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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.

 

Hand Casting

Jeannie will cast hands of babies, old hands, or any hands that you would like.
You can call her at 541-530-8808.


Molds Wanted!

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 cassie.s.fort@dhsoha.state.or.us


Help Wanted

LANE ARTS COUNCIL IS HIRING!

Program Coordinator - is a full-time position responsible for supporting Lane Arts Council's arts education programs, professional development workshops for artists and arts organizations, and general office operations. Review of applications will begin October 28th.
Finance Coordinator - will oversee all of Lane Arts Council's financial transactions and ensure our financial practices maintain the highest level of integrity. This position is 10-15 hours a week. Review of applications will begin November 4th.
Lane Arts Employment - Deadline to apply is October 25th.

 

Sweet Home High School looking for a visiting Artist!

Sweet Home High School is looking for an artist to come for Career Day on Wednesday, October 30th! Each year the high school puts together a fantastic career day for the kids. In the morning hours, students are participating in a variety of activities that relate to college and career. In the afternoon, they have career speakers that give a short synopsis of what it is like to work in a particular career area..
Your time would be from noon until 2:15pm. They have a short orientation and then release speakers to assigned classrooms where they will give their presentation. There are four rotations of 20 minutes each where students come to you with questions. You might have five students and other rotations you might have 30. If you are a Ceramic artist that would be interested in participating, please contact Autumn Almanza at 559-906-4906 or autumn.almanza@sweethome.k12.or.us.


Classes & Instruction

Morning Ceramics Studio (SE Portland)

Morning Ceramics

Wheelthrowing Classes
$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

 

Cathi Newlin Ceramics

Cathi Newlin

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: mitch@ellisonkilnworks.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: 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 email arlenedoll@aol.com


Submissions & Calls for Entry ...

Lane Arts Call to Artists
Urban Canvas - mural program - Ongoing opportunities
Pabst 6th Annual Art Show - deadline to apply Oct. 4th, 2019
Radical Revolution, Visual Art Show - deadline to apply Oct. 15th, 2019
Northwest Ten Festival - Deadline to apply Oct. 31st, 2019
Art Without Borders - Deadline to apply Nov. 3rd, 2019
Click HERE for more info

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Georgies Ceramic & Clay Co. • 756 NE Lombard • Portland OR 97211 • 503.283.1353 • 800.999.CLAY
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Fax numbers: Portland 503.283.1387 β€’ Eugene 541.338.7565
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