2015 Portland, OR


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Stained Glass Association of America
106th Annual Summer Conference
June 10-12, 2015
Portland, Oregon
Online Registration

June 8 & 9 Pre-Conference Classes 

June 13 Washington Park Excursion, Optional for $60

Registration Fee: SGAA Members $225
Additional Registrations only $200
Non-Members and on-site registration $325

Register online or call 800.438.9581.


Tentative Schedule

Monday, June 8, 2015

  • 9:00am— 3:00pm — SGS Workshops
  • Exhibition Setup
  • 5:30pm— 9:00pm — Committee Meetings
  •  SGS Board Meeting

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

  • 9:00am— 3:00pm — SGS Workshops
  • Exhibition Setup
  • 4:00pm—10:00pm — Conference Ballroom Setup
  • 6:00pm— 10:00pm — SGAA 1st Executive Board Mtg.
  • Early Registration

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

  • 8:00am— 9:00am — Registration
  • 9:00am— 10:00am — The Capacity of Glass with Carmen Reynolds
  • 10:00am—11:00am — Conceptual Designing with Walter Gordinier
  • 11:00am—12:00pm — Large Scale Lamination with Rich Lamothe
  • 12:00pm—1:30pm — Roundtable Discussion 
  • Member Luncheon
  • 1:30pm—2:30pm — Reusché Technical Lecture with Jon Rarick
  • 2:30pm—4:30pm — General Assembly/1st Bus. Mtg.
  • 6:00pm—6:30pm — Welcome Reception
  • 6:30pm—7:30pm — Live Auction
  • 7:30pm—8:00-pm — Welcome Banquet
  • 8:00pm—9:00pm — Uroboros Welcome and History

Thursday, June 11, 2015

  • 8:30am— 9:30am — Povey Brothers Studio with David Schlicker
  • 9:30am—10:30am — Business Panel Discussion with Paul Pickel
  • 10:30am—11:30am — Savoy Studios with Dan Legree
  • 11:30am— 1:30pm — 2nd Business Meeting Membership Brunch
  • 1:30pm— 3:30pm — Restoration Lecture
  • 3:30pm— 4:30pm — Fusing Glass with Roger Thomas
  • 4:30pm— 6:00pm — SGAA 2nd Executive Board Mtg.
  • 6:00pm— 6:30pm — Awards Reception
  • 6:30pm— 7:00pm — Awards Banquet
  • 7:00pm— 8:00pm — Narcissus Quagliata
  • 8:00pm— 8:30pm — Awards Presentation
  • 9:00pm Exhibition Tear-Down

Friday, June 12, 2015

  •  8:30am—Depart for SGAA Stained Glass Tour includes Savoy Studio Tour, Uroboros Luncheon, factory tour and shopping! Then off to Gordineir Studio Tour and Bullseye for factory tour and more shopping!
  •  5:00pm—Return to Hotel. Take an evening flight out, relax on your own or visit one of the many nearby art districts with unique art and local restaurants.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

  • Post-Conference Washington Park Excursion
  • 8:00am—Depart for Washington Park. The fee includes transportation, Japanese Garden, Rose Testing Garden, Portland Zoo and a box lunch.

Official Conference Hotel: Double Tree, Downtown

1000 NE Multnomah St., Portland, OR  97232

Call 503.281.6111 to make your reservations!
Call by May 8 to receive the SGAA Discounted Rate.
(Reservations can be cancelled within 48 hours of arrival.)

SGAA Conference Hotel

The official Portland 2015 Hotel is the Double Tree, Downtown.
Click Here to make your room reservations online or call 503.281.6111.
Make your reservations by May 8 to receive the SGAA discounted rate!
(reservations can be cancelled within 48 hours of arrival).

Standard — Single/Double Queen Rate—$139
Premium — King and Double Queen Rate—$149

FREE Parking and WiFi   Swimming Pool and Fitness Room
Three Restaurants to Serve You!

Easy, inexpensive airport transportation!
Simply take the Red Line from the airport to the Double Tree front door.

The Double Tree is within walking distance of popular restaurants and locations
such as the Lloyd Center, Oregon’s Mall for tax-free shopping!

Looking for a roommate? Let the headquarters know when you make your registration.

Online Registration