General Membership Meeting – May 16, 2010
was held at Kathy Harvey’s home in Medford, Oregon.
meeting was called to order by Penelope Dews, President, at
New members were welcomed.
July meeting will be at Susan Casaleggio’s home
in Jacksonville on July 14. Phil Fishwick will give a
demonstration of how to use the new photo cube and rental information will
Board positions – Vote on July 14. Current board
positions open Member at Large and secretary, but members may apply for
any position on the board they wish. Board and member at large are point
General membership positions that are open:
Splash page, Program Chair, Photographer (new position to take pictures at
demonstrations and the show, and teach members how to take pictures of
their work as well as use the photo cube and be responsible for renting
the photo cube). These are point positions.
Membership and show applications due June 1.
Members who wish to volunteer at the show will
get no points. This is encouraged for new members so they can get to know
other members and experience the Clayfolk show in a more relaxed and
Looking for trainees for Show chair (2 years),
Print/Publication chair (writing articles), and Group Booth. These are
point positions that work at the show.
A request was made for the membership to receive
newsletter electronically if at all possible. Clayfolk spends
approximately $500 on postage and electronic newsletter will cut that
Program: Each member present shared a tip or
hint that they find useful when working with clay. These were written down
and Shirley Huft will type them up and have them posted on the web page ... and here they are TIPS/TOOLS/TECHNIQUES.