2015 Zanesville Prize
One Day Conference/Workshops

September 26, 2015

Zanesville, Ohio

Presented by Zanesville Ohio Ceramic Arts (ZOCA),
the Muskingum County Community Foundation (MCCF),
and the Artist Colony of Zanesville (ART COZ)

Hosted by the Muskingum County Welcome Center and the John McIntire Library

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No matter how you make your work this conference has something for you to take back to your studio. The Zanesville Prize Conference is open to artists of all skill levels from amateur to master. No matter what level you are, if you are open to learning and connecting with other ceramic artists then this conference is for you!

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Each of the three jurors for the 2015 Zanesville Prize will present a two-hour workshop.


First Workshop – 8:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Garth Johnson

Curator of Ceramics, Arizona State University Art Museum
Garth’s workshop and conversation will be about china paint, decals and the joy of “low-low fire”.
Garth will bring a stash of solid-color decals that can be cut, collaged and combined on
thrift store china. Garth will also teach basic (VERY basic) china painting, including
how to draw with china paint using a crow quill pen.
Muskingum County Conference & Welcome Center
205 N. Fifth Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

Second Workshop – 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Julia Galloway

Professor & Director, School of Art, University of Montana
John McIntire Library
220 N. 5th Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

Third Workshop – 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Doug Jeck

Associate Professor & Chair, School of Art, University of Washington
Join Doug for a 2 hour workshop during which he will make a head with clay,
featuring some detailed carving and facial features.
Muskingum County Conference & Welcome Center
205 N. Fifth Street
Zanesville, OH 43701


Thanks to a donor’s support of the conference, the cost has been reduced to just $75 person!

Registration $75 per person

You may also attend individual sessions for $25 each.

Student Individual  $50

Group Registration* $50/per person, Art organizations/school groups of 10 or more, good until 9/25

Registration fee includes lunch.

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Cancellation Policy: Full refund of ticket purchase value if canceled on or before Sept 19, 2015. Refund of up to half of ticket purchase on or after Sept 20, 2015.