JULY 2016

CUSTER FELDSPAR CHANGES…….

OUR CUSTER FELDSPAR SUPPLIER, PACER CORPORATION, HAS RECENTLY INFORMED US THAT THEY ARE BRINGING THE 200 MESH FELDSPAR BACK INTO PRODUCTION.  UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, WE WILL CONTINUE TO USE THE 325 MESH IN OUR PRODUCTION.

 

 

JULY 2015

IF YOU USE CUSTER FELDSPAR AND/OR USE THE FOLLOWING CLAY BODIES: 112, 130, 153 192, 205, 211, 225, 240, 240G, 257, 259, 306, 378, 437, 508, 621, 760, 762 and 768, PLEASE CLICK HERE!

 

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NCECA Exhibits: Chris Cooley and The Cooley Gallery

 

Standard Ceramic’s NCECA’s Exhibitions

  When the 52nd Annual Conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts convenes in Pittsburgh this coming March 14 – 17, Standard Ceramic will transform its facilities into several galleries that will feature exhibitions by noted ceramic artists.  In addition, eight universities will be featured in “pop-up” shipping container galleries on the property.  Standard Ceramic is located in Carnegie, a nearby community just fifteen minutes from the downtown conference location.  Conference attendees will be able to travel to the site via charter buses and make their way through the galleries, viewing the art and touring Standard’s clay-making and glaze operations, its ClayPlace@Standard gallery space, Ceramic Supply Pittsburgh, and the company’s offices.  Local musicians will perform throughout the opening, with food and drink provided.   The 2018 conference theme – Crosscurrents: Clay and Culture – will explore sources of inspiration that influence and impact work in ceramics today.  The Standard exhibitions will address this theme.  Over the next several months, we will feature stories about these artists and their shows here on our website.  Visit us often to read about this exciting event.    

NCECA Exhibits: Chris Cooley and The Coo...

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NCECA Exhibits: University Shipping Containers Shows

 

Standard Ceramic’s NCECA’s Exhibitions

  When the 52nd Annual Conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts convenes in Pittsburgh this coming March 14 – 17, Standard Ceramic will transform its facilities into several galleries that will feature exhibitions by noted ceramic artists.  In addition, eight universities will be featured in “pop-up” shipping container galleries on the property.  Standard Ceramic is located in Carnegie, a nearby community just fifteen minutes from the downtown conference location.  Conference attendees will be able to travel to the site via charter buses and make their way through the galleries, viewing the art and touring Standard’s clay-making and glaze operations, its ClayPlace@Standard gallery space, Ceramic Supply Pittsburgh, and the company’s offices.  Local musicians will perform throughout the opening, with food and drink provided.   The 2018 conference theme – Crosscurrents: Clay and Culture – will explore sources of inspiration that influence and impact work in ceramics today.  The Standard exhibitions will address this theme.  Over the next several months, we will feature stories about these artists and their shows here on our website.  Visit us often to read about this exciting event.    

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NCECA Exhibits: Kyle and Kelly Phelps: Working Class Narratives

 

Standard Ceramic’s NCECA’s Exhibitions

  When the 52nd Annual Conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts convenes in Pittsburgh this coming March 14 – 17, Standard Ceramic will transform its facilities into several galleries that will feature exhibitions by noted ceramic artists.  In addition, eight universities will be featured in “pop-up” shipping container galleries on the property.  Standard Ceramic is located in Carnegie, a nearby community just fifteen minutes from the downtown conference location.  Conference attendees will be able to travel to the site via charter buses and make their way through the galleries, viewing the art and touring Standard’s clay-making and glaze operations, its ClayPlace@Standard gallery space, Ceramic Supply Pittsburgh, and the company’s offices.  Local musicians will perform throughout the Friday opening party, with food and drink provided.   The 2018 conference theme – Crosscurrents: Clay and Culture – will explore sources of inspiration that influence and impact work in ceramics today.  The Standard exhibitions will address this theme.  Over the next several months, we will feature stories about these artists and their shows here on our website.  Visit us often to read about this exciting event.  

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Carnegie’s Studio Forget-Me-Not and Visions Present Touching HeARTs

Carnegie’s Studio Forget-Me-Not and Visions Present Touching HeARTs

NCECA Exhibits Expand Throughout Carnegie

 

Carnegie’s Studio Forget-Me-Not and Visions Present Touching HeARTs

  In conjunction with NCECA’s 2018 Conference, several Carnegie galleries will be included in the Wednesday bus tour, including Studio Forget-Me-Not at 101 W. Main Street.  Art Facilitator Laura Stuart is working with New York potter and educator Lee Brozgol to put together an exhibit of works by peo...
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38th Potter’s Gathering in Ripley, WV

38th Potter’s Gathering in Ripley, WV

Cedar Lakes Craft Center Presents

Vince Pitelka

March 9-11, 2018

Registration for this weekend is available for commuters as we...

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Artisan Fair In Manheim, PA

Artisan Fair In Manheim, PA

Artisan Fair

November 11 & 12

Spooky Nook Sports Complex

Manheim, PA $5 Admission

Artisan Fair, now in its second year, is an expo of American-made fine craft and fine art featuring over 100 local and national fine artists and craftspeople, who make fun...

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Kevin Snipes Workshop at Edinboro University

Kevin Snipes Workshop at Edinboro University
Edinboro University's Clay Club invites you to attend a two-day workshop and presentation by

Kevin Snipes

October 3 and 4, 2017 Workshop Schedule: Tuesday, October 3: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., Demo, in East Hall 7:30 p.m., Artist's Lecture, in Doucette Hall, Room 125 Wednesday, October 4: 9 a.m - 11:30 a.m., Demo, in East Hall ...
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Indiana County Potters Tour

Indiana County Potters Tour

Potters Tour October 21 & 22, 2017 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Indiana County - Western PA

  As you drive the scenic back roads in western PA, you will encounter a growing community of potters. These potters share and promote their love of clay and its creative properties. For over 13 years now, these potters coordinate a tour that is held the ...
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Jack Troy’s Almost-Annual Pottery Sale in Huntingdon, PA

Jack Troy’s Almost-Annual Pottery Sale in Huntingdon, PA
Jack Troy's Almost-Annual Pottery Sale
 
in Huntingdon, PA is on for this year.  
Mark your calendars for
Saturday, October 28
Noon - 3 p.m.
    The 2017 Potters Tour is coming up soon.  Many of the studio owners and guest potters start preparing for the tour many months before th...
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Eric Kao: 20 Years in the Making – Fostering Creativity in America 

Eric Kao: 20 Years in the Making – Fostering Creativity in America 
Join Eric Kao, former Studio and Artist Programs Director at Baltimore Clayworks, on August 24 for an interesting presentation at Clayplace @ Standard.  After earning his M.F.A. in Ceramics from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, he was granted the opportunity to work in the renowned...
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This Weekend at Contemporary Craft: Raku

This Weekend at Contemporary Craft:  Raku

Raku Workshop with Dan Kuhn

 

Sunday, July 9

10 am - 3 pm

 

Society for Contemporary Craft

 
Create a unique, raku-fired vase. First, students will glaze a ceramic vase and prepare it for raku firing. While the artwork fires, participants will take a 90-minute hiatus to explore the Stri...
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This Weekend! Guest Artist Justin Rothshank at CSC

This Weekend!  Guest Artist Justin Rothshank at CSC

Free demonstration and presentation by Guest Artist Justin Rothshank

  Justin Rothshank has been working as a studio ceramic artist in Goshen, Indiana since 2009. In 2001 he co-founded the Union Project, a nonprofit organization located in Pittsburgh, PA. Justin’s ceramic work has been exhibited and published nationally and internationally, including ...
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