From the Ground Up XXVI-2013

From the Ground Up XXVI was held from September 6, to November 9, 2013.  The juror was Jim Romberg, Professor Emeritus of Ceramics at Southern Oregon University.  The opening was well attended and many peices were sold.  The show featured the work of thirty seven artists with fifty five pieces accepted.  Thirteen members of the Guild had one or more pieces accepted.  Some of the award winners are as follows: 


Best of Show-Andres Payan "XXIII"

1st Place-Dave Roberts "Lidded Jar"

2nd Place-Jose Sierra "Basalt Structure"

3rd Place-Jessica Zekus "Kindergarten"

Museum Purchase Awards:

Jonathan Cross "Quadrant Vase"

Thomas Perry "Guardian Urn"

Suzanne Kane "Globe"

Honorable Mention-Wendy Baldwin "Just Fun"

Honorable Mention-Martha Roditti "Honu I"

Aaron Gara Award-Andi Freespirit "Papillon"

People's Choice Award-Andres Payen "XXIII"