Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Ceramic Invitational

Ceramic Invitational:

“Setting the Table, Contemporary Ceramics Dines In”

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The Saxonburg Area Artists Co-operative is inviting you to participate in our first Ceramic Exhibition. This exhibit is open to all ceramic artists in the Western Pennsylvania area. Work must have been completed within the past 18 months. All submitted work must represent tableware, either functional or sculptural. Work must consist primarily of ceramic clay.

The SAAC is a group whose mission is to provide an environment for the community to view, learn about, and participate in the Arts. The Ceramic Exhibition will run in conjunction with the Saxonburg Arts Festival, September 11 and 12. The duration of the show is September 4- October 2. 2010.

The exhibition will feature hand‐made items that might be found on a dinner table. Each artist’s submission must include an entry from one of two fixed categories:

Place Setting - A place setting should consist of 3 pieces – Dinner Plate, Salad Plate, and Bowl. Coordinating serving pieces may also be included. This might include teapots, chargers, bowls, tureens, ladles, utensils, drinking vessels, etc.

 Decorative Tableware –could include candleholders, centerpieces, vases, or other decorative vessels. The final show installation will consist of several fully appointed dining tables.

Entry and Fees

Each artist may submit to one or both categories. Please fill out the entry forms and submit via email or U.S. Postal by August 23, 2010.

There is no fee for this exhibit.

Insurance:  SAAC will take great care in handling all work. The artist is responsible for insuring work.

Sales:  All pieces accepted in the show must be for sale. The Gallery commission is 15%.

Delivery of Work:  Work may be dropped off at the SAAC Gallery August 27,1-9pm,28, 10-2:30,and 29,12-2. Please contact Christy Hedman Culp if you have scheduling difficulties, arrangements can be made. The Gallery is located at 215 Main Street, (rear) Saxonburg, 16056

Rules:  All works must remain for the duration of the show.  SAAC reserves the right to photograph work for publicity purposes.

Opening: An Opening Reception will be held Saturday, September 4, 2010 from 6‐9PM. Please plan on attending!

Information:  Please feel free to contact SAAC representatives Christy Hedman Culp 724-422-0851,  or Ed Zembruski – 724-295-4319, with any questions.

Entry Form:





Piece One: Title_______________________________________________________________________


Sale Price________________

Piece Two:



Sale Price________________

Please mail forms to:

Christy Hedman Culp  720 Cadogan Slate Lick Road, Kittanning PA 16201

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