The Upper Midwest Regional Porcelain Art Show will be April 26, 27, and 28, 2018 at the Grand River Convention Center/ Grand Harbor Resort and Water Park at 350 S. Bell Street, Dubuque, IA. ILWOCP will be hosting the Continental Breakfast, Saturday morning (7 AM – 9 AM) April 28, 2018. The theme is April in Paris. Sylvia Thomas and Jane Hoffman would like to be informed of the ILWOCP members who will attending. Each member will have a French apron to wear for the breakfast. ILWOCP will not display museum pieces but will have a Spring Theme Table. Bring your spring theme piece or make arrangements with a member who will be attending to bring your piece for display.
The 2018 Upper Midwest Regional Porcelain Art Show is presented by Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin.
Featuring Guest Artists: Beatriz Ramirez (Miami, Florida), Ann Zitterkopf (Cypress, Texas) and Randy Wollet (Jefferson, Wisconsin). Paint-along sessions are limited to 20 students per class.
Location: Grand River Center, 350 Bell Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001. 866-690-4006. Mention Iowa World China for room discount.
Contests: ($5.00 entry fee for each piece). Teapots, Teapots, Teapots; Whatever Strikes you Fantasy, Celebrating All Holidays, and Our Natural World.
Polka Party Dinner on Thursday, presented by Wisconsin members. Vendors will be guests. Dressing up in dirndl or polka outfit is encouraged.
A Downtown Abbey Dinner and Salute to the Presidents on Friday, presented by Iowa members. Victorian Edwardian, Flapper, and Upstairs/Downstairs costumes encouraged.
April in Paris Saturday Breakfast, hosted by Illinois WOCP Members.
For additional information check out the Iowa WOCP web site: www.iwocp.com.