Events

May 26 - Jul 15

Clay Studio National Exhibition

The Clay Studio National is a biannual exhibition show casing the full range of ceramic art being made in the United States now. Through this juried exhibition we highlight a diverse range of work, from functional to sculptural, and from traditional production techniques to cutting edge manufacturing technology. Our esteemed guest juror this year is Beth Ann Gerstein, Executive Director of the American Museum of Ceramic Art.

The Clay Studio 137-139 N. Second Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

https://www.theclaystudio.org/exhibitions/the-clay-studio-national-2018

Jul 19 - Jul 22

Summer Mosaic Exhibition

Each selected artist creates 50 items for show and sale in this one weekend fundraising event. With over 20 artists participating there is sure to be a little something for everyone. This year I will making and handpainting 50 floral mug bowlies. Event dates are as follows: Summer Mosaic Private Preview Thursday, July 19, 5:30-7:30pm Summer Mosaic Reception Friday, July 20, 7-9pm Summer Mosaic New Moon Sale Saturday, July 21, 9am-5pm and Sunday, July 22, 12-5pm

171 Cedar Arts Center 171 Cedar Street Corning, NY

https://www.facebook.com/events/192710888230232/

Jul 27

Ithaca Artist Market

2018 will be the market's 28th year! The Ithaca Artist Market fills all 88 booths at the Ithaca Farmers Market with regional fine artists in a unique, once-a-year, can't miss event. Over 85 established visual artists will be juried into the Market to showcase and sell a stunning variety of some of the best fine art in the region. Admission is free, and visitors to the market have the unique opportunity to meet and talk with all these artists in one place and to buy work of all shapes and sizes.

12:00pm - 7:00pm EDT

Steamboat Landing, 545 3rd St, Ithaca, NY 14851

http://www.artspartner.org/content/view/ithaca-artist-markets.html

Past events

Jun 16 - Jun 17

Western NY Pottery Festival

The 7th annual Western New York Pottery Festival is a juried, clay-exclusive show that consists of over 20 regional and national ceramic artists. The purpose is not only for artists to show and sell their work – but to also interact with, and educate, the public. Events will consist of: paint your own raku firing, demonstrations, Clay Olympic competitions Saturday and Sunday, and wood kiln unloading at noon on Saturday. Kid’s clay activities will take place throughout the entire weekend.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Studio Sales Pottery 5557 East Avon Rd. Avon, NY 14414

https://www.facebook.com/wnypotteryfest/

May 12 - May 13

Fingerlakes Pottery Tour

Visit 18 potters among 3 studios in the beautiful Ithaca region this Mother's Day Weekend. Find me and my handpainted pottery at the Ithaca Clay School Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 10-4. There will also be food, drinks and fresh flowers available for purchase.

Ithaca Clay School South Hill Business Campus 950 Danby Road Suite #28

http://fingerlakespotterytour.com

May 4 - May 6

Worcester Pottery Invitational

Unique work for sale by 22 nationally recognized potters, raffle bowl, artist demos, Sip & Shop Friday night 5:30-8:30 with cash bar, nibbles and informal curator talks, hours Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 11-4 with coffee and pastries Sunday morning 11-1. Admission is free.

Worcester Center for Crafts 25 Sagamore Rd Worcester, MA 01605

http://www.worcestercraftcenter.org

Apr 21 - Apr 22

Pottery Sale

15% off pottery by co-op artists Saturday 10-6 and Sunday 11-5 Be earth friendly and shop with your own bag to receive a free gift while supplies last. See details at the store.

Handwork, Artisan Cooperative 102 West State Street Ithaca, NY

http://handwork.coop

Apr 7

April Painting Party

Design your own unique plate or bowl using a rainbow of underglaze colors on a pre-made clay lunch plate or salad bowl. No clay or painting experience required. Your functional artwork is fired in the kiln and returned 1-2 weeks later. It is food safe, dishwasher and microwave safe too! Ages 14 and up. Registration is required.

12:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

Chamberlain Acres Garden Center 824 Broadway Elmira, NY

https://squareup.com/store/ColleenMcCallCeramics

Mar 14 - Mar 16

NCECA Gallery Expo

Find my pottery for purchase at Gandee Gallery, one of the select galleries featured at the National Conference for Education in the Ceramic Arts. The Gallery Expo is open to the public for three days only. 9-6 Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30-4:30 Friday

Pittsburgh Convention Center Hall B

https://nceca.net/

Mar 11

March Painting Party

Sold out

12:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

Chamberlain Acres Garden Center 824 Broadway Elmira, NY

https://www.facebook.com/events/182720289146527/

Feb 24

Elmira Handmade Market

Join us in the large greenhouse for a unique shopping experience featuring local handmade arts and crafts, a make-your-own-bouquet flower bar, floral face painting, fresh roasted coffee and warm soup.

10:00am - 3:00pm EST

Chamberlain Acres Garden Center Greenhouse 824 Broadway Elmira, NY

https://www.facebook.com/ElmiraHandmadeMarket/

Feb 11

Sweetheart Bud Vase Painting Party

Paint your own unique reversible bud vase. After firing in the artist's kiln pick up your vase at the garden center anytime during business hours and get your first blossom free!

1:00pm - 3:00pm EST

Chamberlain Acres Garden Center 824 Broadway Elmira, NY

https://www.facebook.com/events/334362323716035/

Nov 4

Painted Plate Party

Make a painting you can eat off of. Come try your hand at my decorating technique. Bring your own design idea or use one of my patterns to create AOOK colorful hand-painted lunch plate. All materials provided. $40 per person Use the link below to save your spot!

1:00pm - 4:00pm EDT

Chamberlain Acres Garden Center Elmira, NY

https://squareup.com/store/ColleenMcCallCeramics