Join the Association

Workers in clay can join the association through an annual membership program.

Some of our benefits include:
  • Members can enjoy the benefits of exhibiting in national and regional exhibition.
  • Members are invited to take part in workshops with touring master class potters.
  • Members have access to a dedicated website with latest ceramics news and events.
  • Membership gives you national representation on a legislative level and the opportunity to become part of our national community of clay makers.
  • Memberships offer a full voting voice so that the direction of the association is always focused on the current needs of the members so that our direction is always relevant and current.
  • As a member you will be part of a community of diverse voices around ceramics while you build important sustainable and supportive relationships.
  • Members receive our bi-monthly newsletter detailing ceramic events, exhibitions, workshops, news and other opportunities around New Zealand and overseas.
  • Members can create listings in our national directory of studio potters and community studios.
  • Members are invited to various networking events and communities including regional catch ups, the NZ Pottery Clubs Network, and more.
  • Ceramics New Zealand is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics, Geneva. Through your membership in Ceramics NZ you are represented to the international voice for ceramics.
By submitting a membership application to join the Ceramics Association of New Zealand you agree to the following terms and conditions:
  • The Ceramics New Zealand Executive Council has the right to decline membership applications or terminate a membership as needed.
  • Members must have a valid email address and renew their membership on an annual basis.
  • Members consent to receiving information and updates from Ceramics New Zealand.
  • Members are asked to indicate areas in which they have capacity to volunteer and contribute to the functioning of the Association.
  • We will not share your information with anyone other than for purposes related to the functioning of the Association.

Apply for membership

Ceramics New Zealand Membership is free for 2024.