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Announcing the IPCA Global Exhibition

For those of us who create with polymer clay, 2020 has been a year of new opportunities for virtual workshops with people from down the street and around the globe. With so much creating, learning, and investigating taking place, members of the board decided it was the perfect time to showcase creations from around the globe in an IPCA Global Exhibition. This exhibit is different from other events offered in previous years in that it will be a virtual exhibition (think temporary museum exhibit) featuring 5 galleries, each dedicated to a single art form including: Miniatures, Containers, Two Dimensional Work, Three Dimensional Work, Jewelry and Wearable Artwork. Entries in each of these galleries will have artist-selected, searchable hashtags that will include a brief bio, contact information, and the artist’s location on the globe. The exhibit opens 15 December 2020 on the IPCA website.

Submissions are open to IPCA members from 15 October to 30 November 2020.  Members will vote for the Award for Excellence from each gallery. Not a member yet? Join us! https://www.theipca.org/index.php/membership-2016. You’ll find more information on the IPCA website, www.theipca.org or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions you may have.


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A few months back some IPCA members started gathering on Zoom during on Saturdays, to chat, share thoughts, share our art work and get that kind of human to human polymer clay art talk we have been craving. Our Saturday time moves later two hours every four weeks. We are now at 7pm Chicago time on Saturdays and it is getting a little late for some of our friends.

So... now we are also meeting on Wednesdays at 9 am on Zoom! 

Below you will find information for the next couple weeks for each of these Zoom times and a time converter. Note the times are in Central Standard Time (Chicago).

Time Converter: https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html

Wednesday Coffee & Clay Time

October 7, 2020 9:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

October 14, 2020 9:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

October 21, 2020 9:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

October 28, 2020 9:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Saturday IPCA Member Zoom

Last Saturday at this time!

Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 05:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

New Saturday Time block

October 17, 2020 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

October 24, 2020 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

October 31, 2020 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

November 7, 2020 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Note: Zoom info will be sent once a week to IPCA members in good standing.

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