Potters Conference 2014
The 27th Annual NC Potters Conference
March 7, 8, & 9 2014
The North Carolina Potters Conference is a premier ceramics conference. Through its history the conference has featured the some of the best ceramics artists from around the world. This conference centers on simultaneous demonstrations cultivating a dialogue of techniques, concepts, and experiences between the artists and the audience. Unlike other conferences, you do not have to pick and choose with workshops to attend. All the demonstrations and presentations are scheduled for the entire group. Potters at any skill level will come away with new ideas and inspiration to improve their work. Even non-potters have found the weekend a worthwhile introduction into the world of ceramics.
$225 - Includes Lunch and Dinner on Friday and Saturday and Lunch on Sunday. Participants are responsible for securing their own accomodations.
Pre-Registration is Required by February 15, 2014 and space is limited
Online Registration will open in December.
Dwight M. Holland Scholarship
In 2012 a scholarship fund was started to honor Dwight Holland, his vision, and his years of leadership for the NC Potters Conference. A limited number of scholarships will be available for students to attend the conference.
To be considered, applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate studies program with a focus on ceramics.
3 - 5 images of your work
Essay 500 words or less about why attending conference would be of benefit to your education and career.
January 1st, 2014
Because plans are made on the basis of the number of registrations - funds are obligated in advance of the Conference. Those who cancel prior to February 1st will receive a full refund. Those who register and cancel prior to February 15th will receive a $100 refund. No refunds will be made after February 15th.
Each potter in attendance may bring a maximum of five representative pieces for display at the Conference. Pieces for sale should be priced to include a 25% commission to the Randolph Arts Guild. Payment for items sold (less the 25% commission) will be mailed on April 15th.
Attendees are responsible for their own accomodations.
Fairfield Inn | 336-626-9197
Hampton Inn | 336-625-9000
Holiday Inn Express | 336-636-5222
Quality Inn | 336-626-3680
Comfort Inn | 336-626-4414
Deep River Campground | 336-626-4069
Holly Bluff Family Campground | 336-857-2761
Zooland Family Camping | 336-381-3422
Housing for presenters courtesy of
NO CHILD CARE
There is no child care. Please, no children at the conference.
Only an additional registration for the conference secures a space for meals and activities for spouses or accompanying friends
No pets, please.
The North Carolina Potters Conference is sponsored by the Randolph Arts Guild and is headquartered in the W. H. Moring, Jr. Arts Center located at 123 Sunset Ave. in downtown Asheboro, NC.