ANNUAL CUP SALE– MARK THE 26TH ANNIVERSARY
BY MAKING IT OUR BEST EVER!

You are invited to participate in this popular fundraiser by donating and buying cups.  The cup sale supports the NCECA Fund for Artistic Development designed to provide opportunities for artistic growth through scholarships, residencies and programs including the Regina Brown Undergraduate Fellowship.  The pieces may not exceed 9x9x9 inches.  Please deliver your cup(s) on Wednesday, March 14, and Thursday, March 15, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. to rooms 319-321 located in the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.  Each cup will be considered for a “Cups of Merit” Commission Award. The cups will go on sale Friday, March 16, 8:00 a.m.  Purchases will be limited to three cups.

For those not attending the conference, you may ship your cup properly packed, to arrive by Wednesday, March 7, 2018, addressed to:

Kate Lydon
c/o Contemporary Craft
2100 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Attn: NCECA Cup Sale

Email Kate Lydon – klydon@contemporarycraft.org with the size and weight of the box along with the form of shipment and tracking number and your phone number prior to shipping.  Cups to be shipped should be double boxed with at least 1” of soft/compressible padding (bubble wrap) around all clay surfaces and a minimum of 1” of shock absorbent packing (shipping peanuts or similar) materials between inner and outer boxes.  Only new or nearly new and stable box constructions with sealed edges should be used (6 sheets of cardboard that are not firmly attached along all edges are not an adequate substitute).

More informative information on packaging your ceramics for shipment is available in this informative video http://blog.nceca.net/packaging-and-crating-for-artists-conference-content-online

Please indicate a suggested selling price and include your business card in the cup(s).  NCECA and Contemporary Craft/Kate Lydon are not responsible for any damaged, broken or lost items.

 

View Cups of Merit Winners from past years

2015 PROVIDENCE ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon

2014 MILWAUKEE ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS! (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon

2013HOUSTON ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS! (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon

2012 SEATTLE ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS! (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon

2011 TAMPA ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS! (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon

2010 PHILADELPHIA ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS! (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon

2009 PHOENIX ANNUAL CUPS OF MERIT WINNERS! (Powerpoint presentation file)PowerPointIcon