Minnesota Women Ceramic Artists is a professional organization that supports

ceramic artists who identify as women in Minnesota. MNWCA provides its members opportunities for exhibiting, networking and mentoring throughout their ceramic careers. MNWCA furthers the creative and professional development of its members.


Call For Entry!

  • 14 Jan 2014 10:43 PM
    Message # 1475257
    We encourage all interested MNWCA members to apply for a juried dinnerware themed exhibition which will be held at Northern Clay Center in the Spring of 2015.  You can download a version of the application here: Dinnerware Entry Form

    Call for Entries

    MNWCA Members Juried Dinnerware Exhibition

    Northern Clay Center – Spring 2015

    Northern Clay Center selected MNWCA’s proposal for a dinnerware exhibition to be held in the spring of 2015. This exhibition is open to all MNWCA members and will be juried by Patty Chalmers, previous McKnight artist and assistant professor at the University of Illinois, Carbondale.

    Each participating artist will be asked to create a single place setting and a corresponding menu that celebrates a special life event such as a baby shower, wedding or holiday.  The place setting must include a dinner plate, salad or dessert plate, bowl, drinking vessel and one additional item such as a serving piece or centerpiece.  There is no entry fee.

    In order to be included in the jurying process please submit the following:

    1. Completed application form, which includes a description of your place setting theme and an image list.

    1. Three (3) images of your work that demonstrate your skill in designing and creating tableware. These do not have to represent the theme you propose. Images should be jpeg and sized at least 300 dpi at 4” X 6”. Title each image with your first initial_last name_numeral. (e.g. m_potter_1)

    Submit images and application form via e-mail no later than April 1, 2014 to: nataleekay@gmail.com. Please include MNWCA Dinnerware Show in the subject line.

    Important Dates:

    Application Due    April 1, 2014

    Notification of acceptance/non-acceptance    May 1, 2014

    Delivery of work to The Northern Clay Center     TBD

    Exhibition (Specific dates TBD)    Spring of 2015

    Exact dates for the exhibition, delivery and pickup of work will be announced when they become known.

    Application Form

    MNWCA Members Juried Dinner Ware Exhibition

    The Northern Clay Center – Spring 2015

    Describe the special life event that your proposed place setting will reflect. Please be specific.

    Image List



    Dimensions H x L x W

    Technique, clay body, firing temp, etc.

    Date of Work




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