Join this members-only, online juried exhibition showcasing one of the most iconic forms in pottery: the drinking vessel. This exhibition honors everyone’s love of the handmade cup and all it’s possible variations. With your ICAN membership, you have a chance to share your work with the world!

The Bottoms Up! contest is open to all current ICAN members. All entries must be constructed primarily of clay; be food safe; functional; weigh less than 6 pounds and be under 12 inches in height. Juried from digital only. A maximum of three entries per member. All entries must be submitted through Submittable, along with a $10 processing fee. (If you don’t have a Submittable account, it is free and easy to create!) No late entries accepted.

 Juror: Jessica Knapp, Editor of Ceramics Monthly magazine

 Dates to Know:
Submissions due September 19, 2019 11:59 PM ESD
Entrants notified of jury results by email no later than October 17, 2019
Work exhibited on ICAN Website, October 17th–December 12th, 2019


Best in Show: $250
Runner Up: $100

All Finalists will be featured on the Ceramic Arts Network website for an impressive 8-week exhibition and will have the opportunity to sell their work through the ICAN Marketplace.