Clay Carnival 2017

  • Workshop fee is $50.00 for OVCAG members and $60.00 for non-members

The 2017 Clay Carnival held by the Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild is now open for registration. The workshops will be hosted by the Palo Alto Art Center.

Register here.

Registration includes morning refreshments and light snacks. Please bring a sack lunch and join us for special lunch demonstrations by David Johanson of Blossom Hill Crafts. If you have signed up for a hands-on session, be sure to bring basic clay tools.

Evening reception: 5:00-7:00 pm, Sculpture Garden hosted by Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. 

Please join us for light snacks and drinks with fellow attendees, presenters and sponsors immediately following the last session.

Julia Feld & Fred Yokel: Collaboration on Underglaze Decoration & Figurative Sculpture

Lynn Wood: Details Matter

Whitney Smith & Ben Carter Panel Discussion: The Potter & Social Media

Irene Jenkins & Sharron Krawetz: Ikebana

Ben Carter: Surface Design and Treatment

Scott Jennings: Soft Slab Construction

Whitney Smith: Getting a Handle on Handles

Dan Dermer: Crystalline Glazing Primer

Hsin-Chuen: Surface Texture Demonstration

Anthony Rollins: Saggar Firing Techniques

Jamie Meador: Plaster Stamps

David Johanson: Lunch break demo – Spray Glazing open to all registrants

OVCAG Sponsor Booths