Ventura County

Potters’ Guild

Our in-person members’ meeting are suspended due to COVID-19 so we are actively meeting on Zoom. The Gallery is open daily with COVID-19 distancing regulations.

OUR MISSION: The Ventura County Potters’ Guild is a nonprofit organization committed to stimulating public interest in ceramic arts by providing networking, education and sales opportunities in an inclusive environment for all levels and interests.

Upcoming Events

  • Put a Lid on It

    May 25 - June 27 at Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts, Upper Ojai

    Members’ exhibit is open 11 am to 5 pm Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays thru June 27th. Closing reception June 27th 1 to 4 pm.

  • Ojai Pottery Sale

    June 12 - June 13 at Libbey Park

    Saturday 10-6, Sunday 10-5

  • June Guild Meeting

    June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Zoom

    John Britt; Oxides, Slips and Engobes

Monthly Meetings

Notice: In-person Guild Meetings are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19, so we are meeting on Zoom instead. These meetings are open to the public; non-members interested in receiving an invitation and future Guild updates, please make a request using this contact form.

June 28th Meeting

Note: Our speaker is on East Coast time, so his presentation will start promptly at 6 pm.

5:30 pm, Social Time
6:00 pm, Program: John Britt; Oxides, Slips and Engobes

General Meeting Information

General Guild meetings are open to the public and focus on an artist presentation or demonstration. The primary purpose of the meetings is to enrich our members’ and the public’s appreciation and knowledge of ceramics.  The Guild meets monthly. See “Upcoming Events” for dates and times. More information about the Guild’s activities is also available on Facebook and Instagram. Please follow us!

VCPG Online Store

Now open for business! Come check out what VCPG members are selling online!

Latest Newsletter

2021 Ojai Pottery Sale

Our 63rd annual Ojai Pottery Sale and Fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday, June 12 from 10-6 and Sunday, June 13 from 10-5. All are invited to come, browse and buy from more than thirty talented ceramic artists. Located in the patio at Libbey Park in the beautiful town of Ojai, this event will be a wonderful way to kick off our post Covid-19 recovery.  Please note all current Covid-19 protocols will be observed.

Exhibit at Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts

Put a Lid On It” – May 25 to June 27.
Our annual members’ show is in the Beato Gallery at the Beatrice Wood Center in Upper Ojai. The theme of the show is “Put A Lid On It” with a focus on lidded containers. You can visit our show in person or view it online through the Beatrice Wood website ( The Center is open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 11am – 5pm.  Meet the artists at the closing reception on Sunday June 27th from 1 pm to 4 pm. If the gate is closed when you arrive, push #6 on the intercom box and Kevin Wallace will open it for you. Masks will be required.