Guardino Gallery

2939 N.E. Alberta, Portland, Or. 97211 Ph. (503) 281-9048. E-mail:, Web: Guardino Gallery. Owners Donna and Sal Guardino are responsible in a large way for the Alberta St. art scene as well as the first thursday art walks. They exhibit works by new or unknown artists as well as those who are more established. Shows include both sculptural and 2-D works.

Peter Holland
Peter is a clay artist from Britain whose work has been reproduced by Royal Doulton, Wedgewood and others. His website contains much instructional information on clay sculpting in addition to a gallery of work.

Gottlieb Gallery

220 SW Yamhill, Portland, Or. 97204 Ph. (503) 241-1070.

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Carole Murphy

1405 SE Stark
Portland, Or. 97218
Ph. (503) 235-7233, E-mail
Supplier for AAC, (Autoclaved Aerated Cement). AAC is a carvable cement. See Carole's website for examples.

Mason's Supply

2637 SE 12th, Portland, OR 97202
503 234-4321
The best place in town for white cement or for cement dyes or acid stains.


The Steel Yard

6880 N.E. Columbia Blvd. Portland, Or. 97218 Ph. (503) 282-9273, Fax (503) 282-7490
Supplier of steel and related products. Sheet and plate steel, stainless steel, welding products.
Hours: 8-5 Monday-Friday, 8-12 Saturday

Alaska Copper and Brass Company

2440 SE Raymond, Portland, OR 97202
503-238-7171 info
503-238-6840 sales

Service Steel

5555 N Channel Ave, Bldg. 2, Portland, OR 97217

Clackamas Steel and Mfg. Inc.

16022 SE Evelyn St, Clackamas, OR 97015



756 NE Lombard St.
Portland Or. 97211
800 999 clay

Primarily small pieces of Montana and Washington soapstone also small pieces of Italian Translucent Alabaster. Excellent for beginners A few tools

Northwest Stone Sculptors Assn.



Stone tools and equipment. 1-800-458-6222 (Catalogue).

Neolithic Stone

Box 53501
984 Broadway
Vancouver B.C. V5Z4M6
604 736 5201

Good assortment of stone and tools Primary supplier to most members of the Northwest Stone Sculpture Association Tom Urban in Springfield Or. may be stocking some items from Neolithic.

Montoya Sculpture

West Palm Beach Florida

Largest assortment of stone and tools.

Stone Sculpture Supplies

P.O.Box 21224
2425 Pool Ridge Road
Guerneville Ca 95446
707 869 1021

Very large selection but high priced.


this site is a virtual classroom with a wealth of information It also includes a list of resources

Molds, Moldmaking

Farwest Materials

944 N 9th Ave.
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Ph. (509) 522-0556
Fax: (509) 526-1522
Email: or

A complete supplier of mold making and casting materials. Stock includes urethane rubbers, urethane resins, urethane ridged and flexible foams, silicones and polysulfide rubber. A full line of clays, slab waxes, and wax sprues. Casting materials include resins, plasters and bronze ingot. A wide variety of release agents and epoxy/ adhesives, too. Most orders are shipped the same day as ordered.

Fiberlay Inc

Web: Sculpting supplies. 9353 SE Alanza Dr., Clackamas OR, (503) 228-1222.
Suppliers of all kinds of clay, mold making materials and casting mediums including plaster, resins, vinyl ester and low heat metals. 15% off Retail - visit our store !! -Member PNS

Misc Supplies

Columbia Art

1515 SE Burnside, Portland, OR (503) 232-2216

Georgie's Ceramic and Clay Co.

756 N. Lombard, Portland, OR., (503) 283-1358
Clays of all kinds, sculpting supplies, kilns, tools, etc., etc.

Mario & Sons

Marble/Granite Bases. 6523 E. Main, Spokane, WA 99212, (509) 536-6079, fax (509) 535-8032. This family owned business is equipped with the latest in computerized machinery to cut different shapes and sizes in a wide choice of marble, granite, & other stone for bases. They do beautiful work at a reasonable price.

Tap Plastics

2842 NE Sandy, Portland, OR (503) 230-0770

15230 SW Sequoia Pkwy, Tigard, OR, (503) 620-4960

Quimby Welding Supply

1603 NW 14th, Portland, OR 97209, (503)221-1100

United Welding

2313 Northeast MLK Boulevard, Portland, OR 97212, (503)335-3350"

Wink's Hardware

200 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR 97214, (503)227-5536"

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For a list of all Oregon Art Foundries click Here

Firebird Bronze

11251 SE 232nd Ave
Building E
Damascus, Oregon 97089
(503) 663-3225

Full service foundry including fabrication.
Lost wax casting of all styles and sizes-contemporary and traditional; miniatures to monuments.

Mixed media integration.

Restoration and conservation services.

Maiden Bronze Inc.

Highest quality Fine Art Casting in Bronze and Silver.

The Maiden Foundry has been in business since 1975, providing world class facilities with the capabilities and experience to handle projects of any size.

E-mail us at to inquire about your project. 16600 SE 362 Dr. Sandy, OR 97055 (503) 668-8097

Joseph Bronze

P.O. Box 863 (83365 Joseph Hwy.) Joseph, OR 97846 (541) 432-2278 fax (541) 432-1044 Owners Jeff & Marilyn Harmon are great people to work with. Their foundry staff are professionals and do excellent work. They also are well equipped to do large monumental work.

Sparta Bronze

Fine art foundry adn sculpture studio
760 S Pinehave Dr.
Show Low, Az. , 85901
(928) 205-8708

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Accurate Architectural Glass

Accurate Architectural Glass is centrally located in North Portland with easy access and a loading dock. We offer etching and engraving on all sizes of glass panels and pieces and can match any PMS color. We also offer digital printing services and lamination.

Currently, we are working with sculptor James Nance on a U.S. Air Force Monument to include several monumental etched panels with images and text. Installation is planned for late summer 2015.

Other services for artists include water-jet cutting of just about any material, including metals and acrylics for sculptural elements. Our 5-axis water-jet machine can cut limitless shapes and sizes to suit your project needs.

Account manager, Kathy Toynbee, formerly the manager of Rip Caswell Sculptures can assist you in determining budget and project needs for sculptural components. You may contact Kathy at: or by phone to 503-498-8581, Mon Fri, 7am to 4pm.

Accurate Architectural Glass can be located at: 2170 N. Lewis, Portland, 97220


Artech Fine Art Services

Contact: Denise Bisio, 425-264-0224
Artech, the northwest's trusted fine art services since 1977 and member of, provides sculpture installation and transportation services.
Other services include museum standard storage in a purpose built facility, world wide packing, shipping and receiving, sculpture maintenance.
Artist discounts available.


4488 NW Yeon Ave.
Portland, OR 97210
Postcards, Brochures, Posters, Die cut Presentation Folders, Flyers, Business Cards, Direct Mail Services - 10% discount for PNWS members on orders of a thousand or more. Mention this notice!

The Dodge Company

John Sutter 464 N.E. 219th Gresham, OR 97030 503-489-1683
Mold-making and reproduction services. Cold cast bronze and other materials.

George Heath

George Heath 4403 S.E. Ogden Portland, Or. 97206 (503) 777-2769
Web Design for Artists and designers. Hand Coding. Simple, easy to navigate sites that display your artwork clearly. We can also convert slides to digital format and take digital images of artist's work. The Pacific Northwest Sculptors site is an example.

Artists' Assets (2008 Edition)
Artists' Assets (2008 Edition). Artist Trust, a Seattle group supporting artists in the region, collects information about hundreds of organizations, agencies, groups and guilds that provide vital resources for artists. Many of these resources can be accessed by all artists not just those in Washington State: grants( including emergecy funding), insurance, legal information, promotion services.

A universal online application system that allows artists to submit and manage applications for participating art shows, festivals and fairs.

ArtPerk is a website for artists seeking to locate display opportunities and gallery openings. We list opportunities throughout the nation and offer unique features to help artists find opportunities to show their work in a quick, user-friendly way.

Tami Stainaker Sculpture Insurance

Tami Stalnaker Insurance Sales Rep. 503-285-7667 x231 / Toll-free 800-525-6333 x231 Fax: 503-802-4238

RedKat Imaging
RedKat Imaging
PO Box 86587
Portland, OR 97286
phone: 503-235-5330
fax: 503-239-5279

Postcards, giclees and other printing, scanning and photography either on location or in their studio.


Philip Burnett

Philip Burnett
3605 NE 50th Ave
Portland, OR 97213


Eric Griswold Photography

Eric Griswold 1825 SE Franklin, Space J
Portland, OR

Brian McLernon Photography

Brian McLernon 6224 SW 55th Drive
Portland, OR 97221
503.768.9878 Office

Brian once gave us a lecture on lighting sculpture for photography that was very useful to those on a budget. His work is excellent and highly creative.

Steve Meltzer

Gig Harbor, Washington

Steve is the author of "Photographing Arts, Crafts & Collectibles" (Lark Books, 2007), the complete guide to the digital photography of objects for artists, craftspeople, collectors and photographers. It is available at Amazon and other outlets.

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For Classes taught by PNWS Members click Here


ADX in S.E Portland offers classes in several sculptural arts as well as membership based workspaces and equipment usage.

ADX: Building A Community of Thinkers & Makers
417 SE 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214


Magrath Atlier at Gage Academy - Mike Magrath

The Magrath Sculpture Atelier is a new multi-year, part-time Atelier designed to confer the core disciplines needed to become a practicing figurative sculptor at a high level of excellence.
Led by celebrated sculptor Michael Magrath, students learn to become adept in both traditional approaches as well as contemporary concerns in a variety of media. For more information please see:

Mike Magrath is a founding member of Pacific NW Sculptors.

Taught in Seattle at the Gage Academy

1501 10th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98102

541 905-6046

Torch Welded Sculpture Classes with Dave Gonzo

Dave Gonzo Steel Sculpture

Torch Welded Sculpture Classes

Have you ever been interested to welding or creating art?
Are you looking for the thing that feeds your essence?

Sign up for a torch welded sculpture class and learn how to draw in 3-D with fire and metal!

To sign up contact Dave Gonzo directly:
Call: 503-270-9394

The class is for beginners to advanced students for an 8 hour session with a hour lunch break. A non-refundable $30 deposit is required to hold your place with in the class. The deposit can be payed via Paypal to my account at: Or you can mail or bring me a check or cash for the deposit. If you would like an invoice or receipt please let me know and I'll email it to you once I have received the deposit.

Costs for 8 hour class:
-$250.00 for 1 person
-$450.00 for 2 people
-$600.00 for 3 people

Schedule of class:
9:00 am-9:30: Safety orientation of the tools involved.
9:30-10:30: Forming & shaping metal rods using the torch.l
10:30-Noon: Practicing torch welding.
Noon-1:00: Lunch
1:00-5:00: Working on small project that's attainable to finish by end of class. (unless you schedule more than one class).

Materials, equipment and tools will be provided except leather work gloves. Must wear non-synthetic clothing (cotton) and closed toed shoes for safety reasons. For arc welding classes you must bring your own welding hood. Arc welding classes will be a one on one situation as I only have one welder at this time.

Please feel free to send me an email or give a call if you have any questions about the class, different welding processes or just are curious about metal sculpture.

(503) 270-9394

Carole Murphy Studio


Carole Murphy teaches ongoing sculpture classes in her studio on inner SE Stark on Monday night, 6: to 9 and on Sunday afternoon from 2 to 4:30. Carole's classes follow the individual direction of the student. Initial, small project materials included, just bring yourself and your openness to discovering your own creative ability. For more information go to:

1405 SE Stark
Portland, Or. 97214
(503) 235-7233

Clackamas Community College

Blacksmithing and traditional metal work classes. Saturday evening from 6 to 10pm and Sunday from 10 to 2pm. Projects oriented "what do you want to make". Clackamas Community College welding department. A cheap way to "rent" a welding and blacksmithing shop. Come on down and check it out. Call CCC 503-657-6958 (ext 5104) for info. Bert

Clackamas Community College
19600 S Molalla Avenue
Oregon City OR 97045
Call CCC 503-657-6958 (ext 5104) for info. The class number is: (WLD103)

Hipbone Studio

Figurative drawing and sculpture classes. See website for scheduling

2342 S.E. Ankeny
Portland, Or. 97214
(503) 231-3994 Website

Pratt Fine Arts Center

Since 1976, Pratt Fine Arts Center has offered art classes for everyone and workspace for artists in its equipment-rich facilities in Seattle's Central District.

1902 South Main
(206) 328-2200 x259
Seattle WA 98144 Website

Side Door Studio

Portrait Anatomy Seminar, Pat Haase

Do you Draw, Paint, or Sculpt the human figure? This hands-on seminar style class will give you a three dimensional knowlege of Head and Face proportions, forms, and anatomy. Each participant will sculpt a generic portrait bust in water based clay.

6 hours (plus lunchtime) two saturdays in a row, end of May. This is a process class, more than a product class. (No firing of hollowed busts available due to Side Door Studio rent was raised too high and they will be closing June 8th.)

Side Door Studio
314 Capitol Way North
Olympia, WA 98501
360 705 1818
Contact Lori Vermillion

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology

Figurative Sculpture in Clay , M.J. Anderson Instructor

August 11-14, and Life Drawing, MJ Anderson Instructor, August 25-26. Classes are filling fast ....

6 hours (plus lunchtime) two saturdays in a row, end of May. This is a process class, more than a product class. (No firing of hollowed busts available due to Side Door Studio rent was raised too high and they will be closing June 8th.)

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology
Cascade Head, just north of Lincoln City on the Oregon Coast
Call SITKA to register at 541-994-5485 or online at

M.J. may also be available this summer for private mentoring / classes at her studio in Nehalem on the Oregon Coast. Call 503-801-1928 for more details

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Pacific Northwest Sculptors  4110 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd. #302,   Portland, OR 97214