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Sharon Mihalyak
sharchar@aol.com
Diane Villano
dianev_scpcg@yahoo.com
Bottles of Hope Coordinator
bottlesofhope@hotmail.com




















Welcome

The Southern Connecticut Polymer Clay Guild exists to share the experience of learning about polymer clay and to explore its possibilities.

And, you know what, we just like to play with clay!!!

Guild Meeting LOCATION Change!

Starting January 19, 2014 our meeting location is changing to Hagaman Library, East Haven, except for the July and August meetings which will be at the Beachhouse.

SCPCG is on Facebook!

SCPCG has a Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Southern-Connecticut-Polymer-Clay-Guild/147294598697
Like our page to keep up with the latest news!


Upcoming Events

November "Outreach" Meeting - November 15 11:30-1:00
Hagaman Public Library 227 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512

The Southern Connecticut Polymer Clay Guild will present free demonstrations of working with polymer clay, including making Bottles of Hope, their cancer patient outreach program, Saturday, November 15, 2014, 11:30-1:00 in the DeMayo Community Room. Work by guild members will also be exhibited and available for sale.
Information on the guild and the Bottles of Hope program can be found at www.SCPCG.org and www.BottlesofHope.org

Guild Trunk Show Saturday, December 6th,11am-6pm at Kandu Beads 346 Quinnipiac Street, Wallingford, CT (KanduBeads website).
Opening preview (with wine and cheese) the evening before the show.

BOH Teaching Workshop - or - How to Conduct a BOH Workshop
Saturday Nov 8, 10am - 12, Hobby Lobby, 68 Frontage Road, East Haven, CT

SCPCG Video Stars

Guild members Debbie Goodrow, Diane Villano, Marilyn Malcarne, Sharon Mihalyak, Carole Monahan-Kampfe, Gerry Pieper & Karen Tenny are all featured in a video entitled Polymer Clay - Making Time, Making Art, Making Friends
Take some time & check it out on YouTube.
Video - Polymer Clay - Making Time, Making Art, Making Friends

Who We Are

We are a group of polymer clay enthusiasts, with varied backgrounds and skill levels. We meet to share ideas, techniques and to encourage and learn from each other. Our first meeting was in September, 1997 with 13 people and we've been growing ever since. We have members from Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey as well as all around Connecticut.

Where We Meet

We have the following sites reserved for our 2014 upcoming meetings: Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main Street, East Haven and
The Beachhouse, Cosey Beach Avenue, East Haven.
Meeting times are 11:00-3:00, unless otherwise noted

January 18 - Library, DeMayo (new Community Room) at 11:15am
February 15 - Library, DeMayo
March 15 - Library, DeMayo at 11:15am
April 19 - Library, Community Room
May 17 - Library, Community Room
June 14 - Library, Community Room
July 19 - Beachhouse
August 16 - Beachhouse
September 20 - Library, DeMayo
October 18 - Library, DeMayo
November 15 - Library, DeMayo
December 13 - Library, DeMayo
(All are 3rd Saturdays except December, which is the 2nd Saturday, and our usual Tag Sale and Pot Luck Luncheon)

What We Do

Guild activities include a traveling exhibit, Bottles of Hope, bead strands, swaps, raffles, Clay Days, and retreats. Guild meetings incorporate demonstrations of techniques by our members and show-and-tell.

SCPCG is on Flickr!

SCPCG has a Guild Flickr Account: http://www.flickr.com/photos/scpcg
and SCPCG Guild Member Photo Group: http://www.flickr.com/groups/scpcg_members
Come on over and check us out!


Further Information

Dues are $25 for the calendar year. Additionally, the donation of two similar 1inch square tiles of your own creation for the Guild's two tile projects is not a requirement, but strongly encouraged. You are most welcome to attend one meeting before deciding to join the Guild.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Sharon Mihalyak or Diane Villano. Or drop in and say hi at the SCPCG forum.