• Watch us on Oregon Art Beat! Thurs­day, April 28.

    High­light­ing Sea­son 17, Episode 14: Ceramics! Join us this week on Ore­gon Art Beat for our ceram­ics spe­cial! Visit the Ceramic Show­case, billed as the largest ceram­ics exhi­bi­tion and sale in the coun­try. Meet Sara Swink who blends… Read More

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    Put Your Hands on a Potters Wheel! Ceramic Showcase April 29-May 1

    View The Ceramic Showcase Feature Oregonlive.com! View more samples of artists work. “More than 150 artists from Oregon and Southwest Washington will be showing and selling their ceramic art, both functional and decorative, in the Oregon Potters Association’s 34th… Read More

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    The Oregon Grail – a celebration of the Cup

    Give 100 potters each a pound of clay and ask them to make a drinking vessel. You’ll end up with 100 different interpretations of the Cup. Join Oregon Potters Association as we celebrate this ubiquitous standard of the… Read More

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    Demonstrations at Ceramic Showcase!

    OPA members are busy making artwork for their annual Ceramic Showcase, happening April 29 – May 1 at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The OPA Ceramic Showcase features artists booths from over a hundred local ceramic artists, live ceramics… Read More

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Ceramic Showcase Demo

Demonstrations at Ceramic Showcase!

OPA members are busy making artwork for their annual Ceramic Showcase, happening April 29 – May 1 at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The OPA Ceramic Showcase features artists booths from over a hundred local ceramic artists, live ceramics… Read More

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Featured Video: Tile Workshop

OPA Member Cathi Newlin demonstrates different approaches to making a tile, including transferring an image onto the clay, sgraffito, and other techniques.

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Get Ready! Ceramic Showcase is Coming Soon!

Ceramic Showcase is only a few months away.  Our members are busy doing what they love, and what they do best.  Doors will open at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum Exhibit hall to a one-of-a-kind ceramic event. Are you… Read More

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Kizuna: the Rebirth of Mashiko Ceramics, June 6 – July 5, 2015 in the Pavilion Gallery at the Portland Japanese Garden.

Don’t miss this upcoming exhibit, which has been coordinated with the OPA, Mashiko Ceramics and Arts Association, and Portland Japanese Garden. View complete article from  Oregonlive It displays the work of contemporary potters whose styles range from traditional to… Read More

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Plates of Plenty

Every year, the Ore­gon Pot­ters Asso­ci­a­tion chooses a char­ity for which %100 of the pro­ceeds are donated. The 2015 Show­case theme is “Wel­come Home,” the recip­i­ent of our fundrais­ing instal­la­tion, “Plates of Plenty” is the local non-profit, Grow­ing… Read More

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