In the United States, handmade ceramics are considered as wonderful curios of the modern times as they continue to gain popularity.
Through this platform, there are a lot of great achievements that have been made by artists and sculptors who play a major role in coming up with the wonderful artistic pieces and works.
Professionals in this field have managed to come up with festivals that celebrate the creative nature and innovations of the artisans and to reward them of their effort and creativity.
They come in form of contests and fairs that seek to recognize the efforts of individuals who have made greater and important strides in this field to ensure that quality works are produced.
1. Clay? V Contemporary Ceramics Biennial
This festival was held in March 21st to May 17th 2014 in Kirkland, Washington.
It played a major role in the arts industry and generally brought together all the experts and professionals in handmade ceramics.
It was a great showcase of talents and perfectly well done jobs that hold more of real art stories and greatly finished ceramics.
2. 5th Contemporary Clay Biennial 2014
The Contemporary Clay Biennial is a yearly event now on its 5th edition that seeks to celebrate, showcase and to improve the skills, knowledge and abilities of individuals servicing in the handmade ceramics industry.
It is through this great platform that majority of people are able to buy the well designed ceramics and be in a position to meet highly trained and experienced artisans who know the right ways of coming up with the best quality pottery works.
The event was held May 16th to June 21st, 2014 at Western Colorado centre of Arts.
3. SOFA Art & Design
The SOFA Art & Design is a creatively organized arts and designs event that is scheduled to take place on October 31st running all the way to November 2nd, 2014.
It will be held in New York and it will involve sculpture objects such as handmade ceramics and the common fictional art design.
There will be special; exhibits and creatively designed presentations.
4. Sanford Arts and Vine Festival
This was a great festival in North Carolina that showcased then Piedmont which dated back more than 200 years ago.
It brought together the most talented potters who have the best experiences.
The event was staged on May 3rd to May 4th in Sanford, Northern Carolina. The potters were later joined by teams of professional sculptors, painters and artists,
This is a creative art work organized by the Sugar Loaf Craft Festivals that will be held in October 10th to October 16th 2014 at Timonium, Maryland.
It will bring together all the lovers of fine crafts and great arts.
They will meet and share the same platform as they display and sell their handmade ceramics such as pottery, pottery and home accessories.
Through these festivals the most recognized artists who have been very instrumental in shaping the career of upcoming potters and artisans meet freely and share their skills and the role that they have been playing in the contemporarily society.
It also helps in marketing their art pieces, as well as, help them to sell to different people around the world.