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SCClayCon 2022 - Embracing Flame Woodfire SC
SCClayCon 2022 - Embracing Flame Woodfire SC

SCClayCon 2022 - Embracing Flame Woodfire SC

Be a part of the growing clay community. Sell your work at the Pottery Market. Have a blast at SCClayCon! Photo by Robert Bryant Registration opens July 14, 2022

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Time & Location

Sep 15, 2022, 3:00 PM EDT – Sep 18, 2022, 2:30 PM EDT

Newberry Firehouse Conference Center, 1227 McKibben St, Newberry, SC 29108, USA


About the Event

Moving Clay Forward: Embracing Flame Woodfire SC is the theme of the 7th annual South Carolina Clay Conference presented by the Newberry Arts Center in Newberry, SC on September 16-18, 2022. The 2022 SCClayCon presenters are Takuro Shibata, Hitomi Shibata and Lindsay Oesterritter. Presenter work will be featured at the SCClayCon Pottery Market. The Pottery Market will be open to the public from 10am-8pm on Friday, Sept 16 and 10am-6pm on Saturday Sept 17. Post Conference woodfiring is open to all SCClayCon 2022 registrants at no additional cost and will be held in Pendleton, SC October 6-9, 2022. For more information visit You may also call Newberry Arts Center at 803-321-1022.

The 2022 SC Clay Conference is being held at Newberry Firehouse Conference Center (NFCC) located at 1227 McKibben Street, Newberry, SC.


Pre-Registration is required.  Registration begins July 14, 2022 at noon and runs through Sept 10, 2022. 


Refund Policy: 

Registration refund policy is as follows; Registration fee minus $50.00 will be refunded before August 5, 2022. Refunds requested after August 5, 2022 and before Sept 9, 2022, will be in the amount of registration fee minus $100.00. There are no refunds after September 9, 2022.

Early check-in is available on Friday, September 16, 2022 from 4:00PM-5:00PM at the Newberry Firehouse Conference Center, 1227 McKibben Street. 

No child care service or supervised area is available during the conference.


SCClayCon Pottery Market: Attendees are invited to bring pieces of their work for sale during the widely advertised SCClayCon Pottery Market. This Pottery Market is open to the public and operated by NAC Staff and Volunteers. Equal sale space will be divided among pottery sale registrants, however additional work may be brought to replace items sold during the pottery market. Two weeks prior to the event an Inventory sheet and pricing sticker sheet will be provided by mail for registered participants to list items for sale as well as prices. A commission of 25% will go back to Newberry Arts Center, so prices should be set accordingly. All sales will be handled by the Conference staff. A check for items sold will be mailed to the attendees by October 21, 2022. Pottery and clay sculpture for sale should be delivered to The Old Newberry Hotel at 1110 Caldwell Street, Newberry during check-in. Equal size spaces will be available for all participants registered as bringing work for sale. Pottery must be left for the entirety of the market, beginning at check in through September 17 at the end of the market.

Drop-off and set up for the Pottery Market will be on Thursday, September 15 from 3:00pm-6:00pm and Friday, September 16 from 7:30am-8:30am. Unsold pottery pickup and checkout will be on Saturday, September 17, 2022 from 6:00-6:30pm.

Those wishing to participate in the SCClayCon Pottery Market should indicate so when completing their registration form.


  • 3 hours

    Pottery Market drop off

    The Old Newberry Hotel

  • 1 hour

    Early Check-in

    Newberry Firehouse Conf Center
17 more items available


  • Student Attendee Ticket

    This special fee is for students enrolled in college or university programs. Student ID required.

    +$3.75 service fee
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  • Attend SCClayCon Woodfiring

    YOU MUST REGISTER FOR CLAY CONFERENCE IN ORDER TO ATTEND WOODFIRING!!! Post conference woodfiring will be held Oct 7-9, 2021. Additional days will be available for participation before and after firing for glazing, firing and unloading. More details will be provided by email. Please contact us with any questions. Post Conference woodfiring is open to all SCClayCon 2021 registrants at no additional cost. YOU MUST REGISTER FOR CLAY CONFERENCE IN ORDER TO ATTEND WOODFIRING!!!

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  • Saturday evening dinner ticket

    This ticket is for the Saturday evening meal

    +$0.75 service fee
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  • SCClayCon Conference Ticket

    Standard full conference registration

    +$6.88 service fee
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