This is basic list of artist names who have been juried into the show (posted Jan 26, 2018). Some artists may have multiple pieces accepted into the show.
BEST IN SHOW ($500 prize):
Water Ripple #25 by KyoungHwa Oh from Grand Junction, CO
JUROR’S AWARDS ($350 prize):
Cone-asaurus by John Tobin from Chesapeake, VA USA
Cup #2 by Steven Hill from Independence, MO USA
PURCHASE AWARDS ($300 prize):
Teapot & Pillow by Roberta Polfus from Oak Park, IL USA
Enchanted (Memory) Vase by Margrieta Jeltema from Vermezzo, Italy
The Gin Angel by Wendy Kershaw from Lochwinnoch, Scotland UK
Haunted by Patricia Whidby from Iowa City, IA USA
Granum by C.J. Niehaus from Crystal Lake, IL USA
Fake Fruit by Joan Walton Montauk, NY USA
Nearly 250 pieces entered – 70 were chosen for the show.
Major sponsors of the 2018 International Orton Cone Box Show are Bracker’s Good Earth Clays, Inc. and Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation.
Purchase award prizes were and sponsorships provided by: Aardvark Clay & Supplies, Bailey Pottery Equipment Corporation, Dolan Pottery Tools, L&L Kiln Manufacturing, Inc., Spectrum Glaze Mfg., Stone Leaf Pottery, Tucker’s Pottery Supplies, Inc.