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Here are upcoming NMPCA Events. You can register online here for these events. 

Upcoming events

    • 23 Aug 2024
    • 3:00 PM
    • 25 Aug 2024
    • 3:00 PM
    • Ghost Ranch - Abiquiu, New Mexico
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    2024 NMPCA Workshop:

    New Mexico Connections

    Workshop Presenters:

    Lee Akins,  Barbara Campbell, Kerry Halasz, Sheryl Zacharaiah

    *August 23-25, 2024*

    Registration is open:   March 18 - July 23

    Workshop Description:  

    Lectures, discussion, demonstrations, and hands-on instruction with New Mexico artists.  All taking place over three days in the magnificent natural and historical setting that is Ghost Ranch. Plus, evening social times communing with fellow potters and clay artists.


    Fear No Glaze: Lee Akins

    Alternative Clay & Faux Finish: Barbara Campbell

    Photographing Your Work: Kerry M Halasz

    Forming Technique & Design: Sheryl Zachariah

    Registration Costs:

    Workshop registration for NMPCA members: $250

    Workshop registration for Non-members: $275


    *Payment is through our secure online payment system.

    (Workshop registration does not include cost of accommodations and meals.  Accommodation and meals are selected at additional cost at registration.) 


    There are several choices for accommodations at the Ranch, which we recommend, as this gives you full immersion in the Ghost Ranch experience and maximizes time for workshops and socializing.

    Below are the accommodation and meal choices, with related costs for the 2024 workshop. NMPCA collects all fees, then pays the fees for accommodations and meals to Ghost Ranch.

    Room with Private Bath                                                                                         -  2 double beds, single occupancy or shared -  $175/night x 2 = $350.  

    2 Rooms with Shared Bath **                                                                                 -  2 double beds, single occupancy or shared -  $290/night x 2 = $580.  ** Must be booked as a pair of rooms ( List adjoining room's guest(s)    as roommate).

    Room with Community Bath                                                                                 -  2 single beds, single occupancy or shared -  $90/night x 2 = $180.

    Tent Camping Site without Electrical - $35/night x 2 = $70

    Tent Camping Site with Electrical - $40/night x 2 = $80

    RV Site with Full Hookup - $45/night x 2 = $90

    You can also choose to stay off-site at one of the many inns/ AirBNB choices in the area. If you stay off-site, please make your own accommodation arrangements. 


    Ghost Ranch charges for the room, regardless of how many occupants, so if you plan to share the accommodation costs with a roommate you must indicate this on the registration


    Workshop participants are welcome to be accompanied by a spouse or guest  A spouse or guest not participating in the workshop will not pay the workshop fee. They will nevertheless need to be listed on the registration as a roommate and be provided with a meal plan via the registration if meals are desired.

    Ghost Ranch Meals:    

    The Ghost Ranch Dining Hall serves Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner cafeteria style.  The whole-workshop Meal Package = $84, and may be purchased at registration.

    You may also pay cash for meals as you go if desired, at the Dining Hall or the Welcome Center:  

    Breakfast - $12  

    Lunch - $14 

    Dinner - $16 

    Ghost Ranch Info:

    For additional information about Ghost Ranch accommodations and meal service, what to expect at the ranch, as well as information about alternatives to staying on the Ranch, please visit our Ghost Ranch information page.

      At the time of open registration, there are no current travel restrictions in NM.  Read current NM health alerts here.

    Additional Workshop Info:

     Workshop registration deadline is: July 23, 2024.  

    Check-in period is 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    The workshop starts at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 23, and ends at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 25. Please plan to arrive at Ghost Ranch by 3:00pm Friday to allow time to check in at Welcome Center, find your room, and gather at Pinion Pottery Studio.

    If your plans change and force you to withdraw from the workshop, let us know as soon as possible. 

    Click here to see our refund policy: Refund Policy

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