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Synergy2 Wrap-up

ipcacake.jpgAnother Synergy is over but the energy that was generated and the new ideas growing from it are enough to fuel the attendees to reach new dimensions with their craft.

With over 200 dedicated polymer enthusiasts gathered at the classically beautiful Tremont Grand, once a sumptuous Masonic Temple, the opening night reception and presentation by Steven Ford and David Forlano was just the right momentum for the three days that followed. 


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4 Days and Counting!

logosqd.jpgThe countdown clock for NASA is exciting, but the countdown to Synergy2 in Baltimore is just as thrilling! Only 16 days remain until the Synergy2 conference kicks off at the Tremont Grand Hotel in historic Baltimore.  It's not too late to spend that bit of rainy-day mad money and explore connections between art, artists and communities with over 200 artists from eight countries.

The events will kick off on Wednesday night, February 24 with a presentation by lifetime IPCA members Ford/Forlano as they talk about their 20+ years of collaboration. We'll then celebrate the 20th anniversary of the IPCA (NPCG) together with a special creation from Charm City Cakes , well-known from their Food Network show, Ace of Cakes.

Read more about the upcoming events on the Synergy2 Web site .

Collaborative Clay Quilt Winner!

clayquilt smallThanks to everyone that participated in the Synergy2 Collaborative Clay Quilt Contest! When all was said and done, three IPCA members were tied for first place with an astouding 21 correct answers each! The three members are:

  • Judy Belcher
  • Barbara Forbes-Lyons
  • Bettina Welker

The winner's names were put into a hat and Synergy2 Exhibition Chair Marcia Laska drew Bettina's name as the overall winner. Bettina will receive a copy of the Exhibition Catalog as well as a one-year membership to the IPCA.

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