News

  • 13 Jul 2016 4:31 PM | Louis Reilly (Administrator)

    Our Studio Coordinator, Louis and his kiln building class have just completed the construction of a downdraft gas kiln!  The kiln will gas us expanded firing capacity.  The kiln design should allow for a higher degree of control of the firing results.

    The first firing will be this Sunday!


  • 28 Mar 2016 9:30 AM | Louis Reilly (Administrator)

    GET INVOLVED! Elections are coming!


    Would you like to be more involved in the running of the KC Clay Guild?

    Interested in serving on a not-for-profit board?

     

    How it works: Per our bylaws, we elect 10 board members and, once elected, those ten Board members determine who fills what roles. The new board would site from May 2016 through April 2017. Positions include:

    • President
    • Vice President
    • Treasurer
    • Secretary
    • Building Maintenance Chair
    • Publicity Chair
    • Educational Chair
    • Workshops and Events Chair
    • Gallery Chair
    • Membership Chair

     

    What's involved in serving on the board? We ask that you attend monthly board meetings (approximately 2 hours per month), join or lead at least one committee (such as Raku planning, Building Improvements, TeaBowl National, etc.) and volunteer at no less than three other clay guild events (i.e. volunteer Sunday, plaza art fair outreach, raku night, etc.) It varies by position but most board positions require a commitment of at least 6-10 hours per month. 

     

    If interested, please send you photo and responses to the following two questions to: kccgstudio@gmail.com by Friday, April 25th

    1) Why are you interested in serving on the KC Clay Guild Board?

    2) Describe your skills, experience, and interests and how you might put it to use as a KC Clay Guild Board Member.


  • 11 Feb 2016 2:14 PM | Louis Reilly (Administrator)

    Check out this great article on Alex Watson's work!

    Alex Watson and Meredith Host

  • 13 Jan 2016 9:10 AM | Louis Reilly (Administrator)

     MKM Pottery Tools be exhibiting at the NCECA in Kansas, and needs 3-4 people to help with our booths.  We've always had students from local art schools to help us out at NCECAs.  It has always worked out great for both us and the students.  We pay well and also gift the students with pottery tools. If you have some students in mind, please let me know.  Please also pass the words around.  The students can contact me at

    Jei McKinney

    MKM Pottery Tools

    920-224-3937

    jeimck@gmail.com


  • 16 Dec 2015 10:44 AM | Louis Reilly (Administrator)

    If you need to renew or establish a 2016 KCCG membership, head on over to the membership tab and purchase your membership online!



  • 13 Nov 2015 1:35 PM | Louis Reilly (Administrator)

    Our new website is nearly complete.  Stay tuned for online membership, class registration and other great features! 

    The KC Clay Guild Holiday Sale is coming up on December 4-6.  Click over to the Holiday Sale page for to view with poster with all of the specifics.



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