Our Mission Statement
The Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild fosters a creative, innovative, and supportive
environment for the education of students, professionals, and the public in the ceramic arts.
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Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild (OVCAG) sponsors and promotes programs that
benefit our members and the community.
We work with the Craft Emergency Relief Fund helping artists needing disaster relief.
We have been involved for 20 years with CSA/Empty Bowls events to raise funds for
homeless services and other local area projects to provide opportunities for our
members to connect with the larger community.
Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild (OVCAG) offers services to nonprofit
organizations in Silicon Valley to assist in the education, promotion and appreciation
of the ceramic arts. OVCAG provides a scholarship fund to encourage self-
expression, technical and artistic development through exhibitions, workshops and
The Guild is a California non-profit, 501(c)3 corporation.
Donations to the Guild are tax deductible to the extent of the law.