Education Seminars

Convention Education 2018
Download Schedule – available spring 2018
Educational Seminars are held at Minnesota State College Southeast in Red Wing

Keynote :
Thursday: July 12, 2018
10:30 a.m.

Orientation for First Timers
Thursday: July 12, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Friday: July 7, 13:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Start your first Convention experience out right by attending an Orientation Seminar led by longtime RWCS member Catherine Beall. Catherine will discuss all of the activities that are lined up and offer tips on making the most of your Convention experience.

Speaker Biography:
Hello all, my name is Catherine Beall. I have been involved in the Red Wing Convention for over ten years now. I have been speaking at the Convention for eight years now. My interest in Red Wing is the history and preservation of that history. The Charles E. Murphy prints are my particular area of interest. Hope to see you all there.

Shared Interest Groups- Click here for groups
Friday, July 13

Shared Interest Groups are moving to Friday morning. Come to the College early to meet up with other with your same collecting interest in the Minnesota State College Southeast Student  CommonsTalk with other RWCS members that share your specific Red Wing collecting passion for Dinnerware, Stoneware, or Art Pottery. This is your time to network with other collectors and swap stories, ask questions and get connected with other RWCS members with your area of interest.

Tables will be marked for each major area of Red Wing pottery production, history, and future: Stoneware, Dinnerware, Art Pottery. 

Educational Seminars
Friday, July 13, 2018

Session 1: 10:00 a.m. to 10:50 am.
Session 2: 11:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m

Session 3: 1:00 p.m. to 1:50 p.m.
Session 4: 2:00 p.m. to 2:50 p.m



Education Manager – David Yoshi Hoffman

If you are interested in becoming a presenter, please contact the Education Manager at or use the Speaker Form.



About Education
Education is a focal point of the RWCS events. Each year the Education Manager puts together an education schedule for both Convention and MidWinter filled with great learning opportunities for members. Education sessions is held on the second day of Convention, Friday with three or four session break out times as Saturday of MidWinter.

Education Sessions are a great way to: hear about the new research being done about Red Wing, learn tips and ideas from fellow members.

Education Manager is always looking for speakers, please contact him at

Video Lending Library
Each year the Education Manager selects session to be record and added to our library and available Free to RWCS Members.. To see a complete list of sessions available on DVD and VHS please contact the RWCS Business Office or log into the members only section of the website to the Resource Page.

Any RWCS Member can become a speaker at the Annual Convention by simply contacting the Education Manager via email.