OPA Fall Fair is Returning to Cornell Farms
8212 SW Barnes Road, Portland
Friday - Sunday, September 29-30 & October 1st
Don Sprague Workshop
Fabulous Workshop for OPA and MHCC members, October 21 & 22, Saturday & Sunday, 9am-4pm.
Location: the Ceramics Studio at Mount Hood Community College.
This will be a hands-on workshop for both wheel-throwers and hand-builders. Don Sprague will lead us through projects that encourage altering, joining, and creating complex forms. More info will be sent to attendees as time gets closer to the Workshop. To make sure that everyone hears about the workshop and has an equal chance to attend, we will open registration on August 15th. Hope you can join us!
Fundraiser for Hokkaido Exhibit!
For a limited time, we are selling specially designed Tote bags to raise money for the upcoming Hokkaido exhibition. These bags are durable and have multiple uses, get yours now!
July 2023 Membership Meeting Slideshow
2023 High School Scholarship Winners and Honorable Mentions
Thanks to the sponsorship from Chown Hardware, the 2023 OPA High School Scholarship was able to award two $500 scholarships to winning applicants. The work submitted demonstrates outstanding ceramic technique, originality, artistic risk, and craftsmanship.
12th Grade Olivia Greenburg's "Fading Coral" from Grant High School
12th Grade Sofia Isaias-Day "La Mezcla del Simbolism" from Corvallis High School
12th Grade Megan Nguyen's "From The Riverside" from Mountainside High School
11th Grade Ashley Wallwork "Hollow Woods" from Tigard High School
11th Grade Sophie Corey "Flidias" from Liberty High School
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