Guilds and Groups

Articles about guilds and groups, or information relevant for guilds and their members. 

Japanese Polymer Clay Association (JPCA) Award

The Japan Polymer Clay Association (JPCA) exhibited its members for the first time for 3 days from Tokyo on October 6 to 8 and in Tokyo in Japan. It is a pleasure to share pictures of prize winners' works with you.

日本高分子粘土協会(JPCA)は10月6日から8日まで、日本の東京で3日間、メンバーの作品を初めて展示しました。賞受賞者の作品の写真をあなたと共有することは非常にうれしいです。

The Virtual Guild for Sellers

Clayers love to ‘travel in packs’.  There is something about the medium that just seems to invite interaction to show and tell, to share, to help, to teach, to stretch artistically, and to network.  We do that face-to-face in guilds, and we do it online through blogs, flickr, forums, and virtual guilds.  For many people, the virtual guild is their key source of information, assistance, exploration, and a way to tap into the wealth of experience available.

Once one has moved into the world of selling their work, there is a whole new list of questions, issues, problems and concerns to be addressed in order to take care of the business side of things.  Here, too, a virtual guild has a role to play.

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