Victoria Christen Workshop!

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Please join us May 19-21, 2017 for a weekend workshop with Portland Oregon ceramic artist Victoria Christen.

Hello Fellow Potters,

Here is the flyer for the Spring workshop with Victoria Christen. All details are included, as well as a registration form which you can print out (or you can just write your information on a piece of paper and send it to CGC with your check).  Register early. This could fill up fast!

Victoria is one of my very favorite ceramic artists, and I am so excited that she is coming to Bend to show us her surface decoration techniques and how they integrate with form to create stunning utilitarian art! To see more of her work, check out her lovely website.

See you there!

Helen

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Wildfire Ceramics Showcase 2016

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When: Saturday Nov. 5th, 10 am – 5 pm • Sunday Nov. 6th, 10 am – 4 pm.

Where: Highland School (Old Kenwood School), 701 NW Newport Ave, Bend, OR. 

It’s that time of year again – time for the annual Wildfire Ceramics Showcase in Bend, Oregon! Featuring the work of many of our immensely talented ceramic artists, the Showcase includes free admission and parking, live pottery demonstrations, a kids clay area, a raffle, and of course an amazing display of thousands of handmade pots to choose from.

We hope to see you there!!

 

Understanding Glazes Classes!

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Update: If you missed the first class or want to see the slideshow again, it is up on YouTube at this link.

Time: 6 pm – 8 pm.

Location: The Art Station

Dates: Three Thursdays – May 26, June 9, and June 16, 2016.

Bring: Curiosity about glazes, a notebook, and your questions. (Hecklers will be escorted out by security.)

Cost: Free to members. If you are not a member please bring $20 to the first class so that you can become a member.

Do you want to learn more about glazes?

Do you mix your own glazes? Do you buy some or all of your glazes but want to start mixing your own? Have you, like me, mixed countless recipes from books, articles, and websites only to find that the pots you made with the glaze looks nothing like the photos of the glaze you saw? Do you have a favorite glaze that is finicky and you want to learn how to make it behave? Continue reading “Understanding Glazes Classes!”

Michael Gwinup Raku workshop April 2016!

Just a reminder that Michael Gwinup’s raku workshop is the weekend of April 2 & 3, 2016, beginning with a potluck and free slide show on Friday April 1st that is open to all.

Potluck begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, at the Gwinup’s home, followed by Mike and Michele’s slide presentation at 7:00.  Hope to see you there!

Also of note, Michael’s raku is featured during the month of March at the Red Chair Gallery in downtown Bend. So get on down there and check it out!

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