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Our premiere event located at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. It's the Nation's largest ceramics show and sale, with over 140 clay artists participating in booths and our gallery space.LEARN MORE
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Are You Looking for a Ceramics Class?
Check out our Clay Educators Directory: Ceramic Instructors throughout Oregon and Southern Washington. Offering ceramics, clay sculpture, and pottery classes at private studios and organizations, K-12 public and private school, community colleges, colleges and universities.
The OPA scholarship is open to all high school juniors and seniors living in Oregon and SW Washington and will award $1000 to a student who shows creative and technical excellence in the field of ceramics.
Applications are due in March.
Oregon Potters Association coordinates an annual fund-raiser at the Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival to benefit Oregon Food Bank. OPA collects hundreds of pottery donations of all types, sizes and shapes throughout the year. OPA members then sell the donated pottery at the Empty Bowls booth, near the main gate, at the Waterfront Blues Festival. More Info...
Clay and Education
Clay in Ed Image
The Oregon Potters Association Clay in Education program provides education and activities for children and adults in classrooms or at various public art events including Ceramic Showcase, Maker Faire, Art in the Pearl.