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2023 CERAMIC SHOWCASE REGISTRATION OPENS NOVEMBERS 15th!


April 28th-30th 2023 |  Oregon Convention Center

Join us for the 40th Annual Ceramic Showcase! We are excited to announce that 2023 brings us back to the Oregon Convention Center,  in partnership with the Gathering of the Guilds.  This beloved annual event showcases more than 150 ceramic artists, as well as members from 5 Pacific Northwest guilds, working in metals, glass, wood, beads, fibers!


More information coming soon!!

Interested in showing at Showcase? Registration opens November 15th 2022. 

Questions? Contact us

ABOUT GATHERING OF THE GUILDS


Six Portland-area guilds have joined forces to exhibit and sell art and fine craft. All items are unique and of exceptional quality.

Featuring over 200 Northwest artists from these guilds:    
•    Creative Metal Arts Guild                      •    Portland Bead Society   
•    Guild of Oregon Woodworkers             •    Portland Handweavers Guild
•    Pacific Northwest Glass Guild              •    Oregon Potters Association

Watch the professionals work

Clay demonstrations have been graciously provided by our OPA members. Click the links to watch on our NEW YouTube channel and don’t forget to subscribe for more updates! Subscribe >


Dwayne Sackey at the Wood Kiln
by Dwayne Sackey, Springwater Ceramics

 

Getting Started with Clay Ornaments
by Eileen Begley, Art Learning Lab


Making and Glazing a Fossil Plate
by Janet Buskirk
 

The Vessel as a Canvas
a multilayered approach to decorating

by Jim Koudelka, Mid Century Modern

How to Make Rice Paper Underglaze Transfers
by Lara Duren King, DeeDee & Shark
 

Demonstration of Curling Slab of Clay
And Pressing it into Wizard Moon Mold

by Michael Simmons, seldomsceneartworks

Slip Trailing Tips & Techniques
by Nicole Hummel Pottery
 

Making a Drape Mold Plate
and Slip Decoration

by Patrick Horsley, Studio Potter

How to Create An Image Transfer
for a Ceramic Bowl

by Rebecca Gerendasy Clay Art
 


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