Northern Clay Center Events Calendar

Jan 23, 2018 | 6:00pm

Learn about the grant and fellowship opportunities for ceramic artists at all stages of their careers managed by NCC including the Anonymous Artist and Fogelberg Studio Fellowships, the Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant, and the McKnight Artist...
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Jan 24, 2018 | 4:30pm

Learn about the grant and fellowship opportunities for ceramic artists at all stages of their careers managed by NCC including the Anonymous Artist and Fogelberg Studio Fellowships, the Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant, and the McKnight Artist...
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Jan 26, 2018 | 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Date: January 26 Day: Friday Time: 7 - 10 pm Instructor: NCC Teaching Artist Fee: $30  Description: Bring your creative friends and make a few new ones as you learn the secrets of throwing pottery on the wheel. This three-hour workshop...
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Jan 27 to Jan 28, 2018 | (All day)

Date: January 27 - 28 Day: Saturday & Sunday Time: 1 - 4 pm each day Instructors: Pat Barnick & Brady McLearen Fee: $80 Description: Join NCC locals, Brady McLearen and Pat Barnick, as they guide you through a two-day workshop meant...
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Jan 29, 2018 | 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Bring your friends and family for a guided tour of the Four Jerome Artists and the Fogelberg, Anonymous Artists, and Red Wing Artist exhibitions, featuring sculpture and pottery from local artists. Following the tour, venture into the education...
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Feb 3 to Feb 25, 2018 | (All day)

The February featured artists’ show opens February 3 (the day before the National Football League’s Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis) with our Annual Chili Cook-off! What better way to celebrate in our gallery than with shot cups from local artists and...
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Feb 3, 2018 | 1:00pm to 5:00pm

What better way to warm your February day than to taste over 25 different versions of homemade chili and vote for your favorite?! We promise creative competitors, fair judges in several categories, opportunities to play in clay, and wheel-throwing...
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Feb 3, 2018 | 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for the 10th Annual Chili Cook-off and stop by the teaching studios to try out the potter's wheel or to whip up a bowl or mug. Stick around for the Chili Cook-off; it’s $5 to eat and free to compete! Register for your free place here.
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Feb 6, 2018 | 10:00am

Registration for summer clay camps opens today at 10am! Peruse the catalog here: https://store.northernclaycenter.org/summer-clay-camps/
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Feb 10, 2018 | 9:00am to 6:00pm

Date: February 10 Day: Saturday Time: 9 am - 6 pm Instructor: Audra Smith Fee: $90 Description: Learn the basics of firing your own kiln in this one-day workshop. We will learn firing methods for an electric bisque kiln and a cone 10 gas...
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Feb 10, 2018 | 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: February 10 Day: Saturday Time: 1 pm - 4 pm Instructor: NCC Teaching Artist Fee: $45 Description: Learn the basics of firing your own kiln in this one-day workshop. We will learn firing methods for an electric bisque kiln and a cone 10...
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Feb 10, 2018 | 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Date: February 10 Day: Saturday Time: 5 - 9 pm Instructor: Lucy Yogerst Fee: $105 per two adults Description: Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, Our Pots are Hot, and So Are You! We’ve got you covered this Valentine’s Day with a weekend full of...
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Feb 11, 2018 | 10:00am to 2:00pm

Date: February 11 Day: Sunday Time: 10 am - 2 pm Instructor: Lucy Yogerst Fee: $105 for two adults Description: Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, Our Pots are Hot, and So Are You! We’ve got you covered this Valentine’s Day with a weekend full...
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Feb 14, 2018 | 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Date: February 14 Day: Wednesday Time: 5 - 9 pm Instructor: Lucy Yogerst Fee: $105 for two adults Description: Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, Our Pots are Hot, and So Are You! We’ve got you covered this Valentine’s Day with a weekend full of...
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Feb 16, 2018 | 5:00pm

Don't forget to get your apps in for the Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant by 5 pm today!

Feb 17, 2018 | 10:00am to 1:00pm

Date: February 17 Day: Saturday Time: 10 am - 1 pm Instructor: Eileen Cohen Fee: $45 for one adult and one child Description: Head to NCC and get ready to make bowls you can fill with the lovely, gooey treats and sweet delights that were...
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Feb 17, 2018 | 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Date: February 17 Day: Saturday Time: 2 - 5 pm Instructor: Eileen Cohen Fee: $45 (includes one adult and one child) Description: Head to NCC and get ready to make bowls you can fill with the lovely, gooey treats and sweet delights...
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Feb 19, 2018 | 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: February 19 Day: Monday Time: 1 - 4 pm Instructor: NCC Teaching Artist Fee: $15 --special offer! Description: Bring your creative friends and make a few new ones as you learn the secrets of throwing pottery on the wheel. This three-hour...
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Feb 20, 2018 | 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Join us for a presentation by Elizabeth Coleman, as she discusses her explorations with glass and porcelain. A 2017 Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative grant recipient, Elizabeth will present an image talk about her recent work in...
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Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Date: February 24 Day: Saturday  Time: 2 - 5 pm  Instructor: Xilam Balam Ybarra Fee: $50 Description: First, come to our FREE McKnight Fellows Demonstration Workshop. Then get yourself signed up to learn about the symbolism of pre-...
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Mar 2, 2018 | 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Date: March 2 Day: Friday Time: 7 - 10 pm Instructor: NCC Teaching Artist $65 for two adults Description: Looking for a unique date night activity that is sure to impress your partner? Look no further than NCC’s original Clay for Couples....
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Mar 3, 2018 | 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Date: March 3 Day: Saturday Time: 2 - 5 pm Instructor: NCC Teaching Artist Fee: $30 Description: Bring your creative friends and make a few new ones as you learn the secrets of throwing pottery on the wheel. This three-hour workshop is a fun...
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Mar 6, 2018 | 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Everyone is welcome to join us for a screening of Pottery of Mexico Vol. II: TREES OF LIFE. This 45-minute video details the role that the tree of life plays in Mexican folk art. Learn how the tree of life has been used historically and today by...
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Mar 8, 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Derek Au, Jeff Oestreich, and George Timock will discuss their work in Expatriate Ceramics. Register for your free place here. Derek Au will deliver three free presentations at NCC about his work. The first will encompass an overview of...
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Mar 9, 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for the opening reception for Expatriate Ceramics & NCC Residential.
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Mar 10, 2018 | 10:00am to 2:30pm

Join Au and Timock for an inside look at their making practices—from studio inspiration to technologies employed, this half-day intensive will include conversation, images, and demonstrations. (includes a half-hour break for lunch; bring your own or...
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Apr 13, 2018 | 5:00pm

Submit your applications for the Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award today by 5 pm.

Apr 13, 2018 | 5:00pm

Don't forget to get your applications for NCC's Emerging Artist Residencies in today by 5 pm.

May 25, 2018 | 5:00pm

Submit your applications for the McKnight Artist Fellowship for Ceramic Artists today by 5 pm!

May 25, 2018 | 5:00pm

Applications for the McKnight Artist Residency for Ceramic Artists is due today by 5 pm.

Sep 7 to Sep 9, 2018 | (All day)

Save the date for 2018 American Pottery Festival!