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CFCF Workshops 2014 - Laurel, MD

Wed. 12 Feb, 2014 9:00 am - Wed. 19 Feb, 2014 5:00 pm

SHRIVER Intricate KalThe Seventh Annual CABIN FEVER CLAY FEST for 2014 IN LAUREL, MD IS NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION! We've expanded to 8 days (February 12-19, 2014) and you can pick one day, two days, three days, or all days! Workshop prices range from $125 for a full-day workshop to $400 for five 4-hour workshops.  Meal plan is now also optional.



Pre-conference dates are from Feb. 12-16 (you don't have to attend the conference to take pre-conference workshops). 

Conference dates are from Feb. 16-19 with Sarah Shriver and Elise Winters being honored on the evening of Feb. 18 with the Creative Pioneer and Innovator Award. 

Follow this link for info on specific workshops and to download the registration forms. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any specific questions. We look forward to seeing you in February!

Pre-Conference Instructors (1-2 day workshops) include:

  • 2/12-2/13  Jeffrey Lloyd Dever  - Robert Liu  (select one)
  • 2/14  Nan Roche - Sarah Shriver - Cindy Silas  (select one)
  • 2/15  Heather Campbell - Doreen Kassel - Sarah Shriver  (select one)
  • 2/16  Jana Roberts Benzon - Dayle Doroshow - Marie Segal   (select one)

Conference Instructors (4-hour workshops) include:

  • 2/16 6:30PM Doreen Kassel - Sharyn Neuwirth - Kathryn Ottman (select one)
  • 2/17 8:00AM  Jana Roberts Benzon - Louise Fischer Cozzi - Dayle Doroshow  (select one)
  • 2/17 1:00PM Louise Fischer Cozzi - Marie Segal - Sarah Shriver  (select one)
  • 2/18 8:00AM  Ann and Karen Mitchell - Marie Segal - Sarah Shriver  (select one)
  • 2/18 1:00PM  Jana Roberts Benzon - Heather Campbell - Dayle Doroshow  (select one)
  • 2/19 8:00AM  Penni Jo Couch - Heather Campbell - Lindly Haunani  (select one)
  • 2/19 1:00PM  Penni Jo Couch - Lindly Haunani - Ann and Karen Mitchell (select one)

New Jersey Clayathon 2014

Fri. 14 Feb, 2014 3:00 am - Wed. 19 Feb, 2014 1:00 pm

Since 2004 the Annual Clayathon Retreat at the Jersey Shore has only been open to prior registrants and Philadelphia and NJ Guild members, as we had limited workshop space. This year, for the first time, we are happy to be able to open registration to a limited number of additional intermediate to advanced clayers, as we have obtained fantastic, spacious new workshop and hotel space.

When: Fri., February 14 - Wed. Feb. 19th

LOCATION: The Stockton Seaview Hotel, Galloway Township, about 8 miles from Atlantic City. Don't worry about possible bad weather, as the Hotel is reachable from the Garden State Parkway and the AC Expressway, and all Retreat activities will take place in the hotel. the Hotel has an indoor pool, whirlpool, a modern fitness center, and a luxurious Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa, there is also a restaurant and bar. We will have use of the huge Ballroom wing for our workshop tables [one per registrant], demo room, oven area, etc. The workshop space will be open 24 hours a day.

RETREAT COST: The registration fee for this 6 day retreat is $95, which covers your workshop table space, retreat activities and all demos, including those of our wonderful guest artists from Spain Natalia Garcia de Leaniz and Daniel Torres.

RETREAT REGISTRATION: To register, send $95 via PayPal to Elaine Rankosky at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ,or Contact Elaine to arrange to pay by check and snail mail

Registrations will be confirmed in the order payment is received.

HOTEL ROOMS: Our special Hotel rate is $89 @ night, and rooms can be shared by two people, as most rooms contain two queen sized beds. Please register immediately to hold your Hotel and Retreat spaces. Hotel reservations for the Stockton Seaview must be made directly by you online.

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West Coast Polymer Guild (of Florida)

Sat. 15 Feb, 2014 4:00 am - 9:00 am
Meets the 3rd Saturday of each month from 9:30 to 2:00 at the West Pasco Art Guild/Gallery.

Indiana Polymer Clay Guild

Sat. 15 Feb, 2014 5:00 am
Everyone is invited to attend: Indianapolis Polymer Guild's monthly meeting At Prizm Art Supply (behind Castleton Mall). 3rd Saturday every month 10am - Lunch.....