Institutional Partnership Artist Registration

To register for your summer residency at Watershed, please fill in your information below.

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This will be the email address that Watershed will use to correspond with you.

Residency Session Preference

As a resident, you will have 24-hour studio access and a dedicated studio space, use of Watershed's 50-acre campus, delicious meals, and housing in a double occupancy room with shared bathroom. Shared bathrooms are much like a bathroom in a home and are used by artists of any gender.

Tell Us About Yourself

We ask these questions to provide you with appropriate meals and to help us better pair roommates, as well as cabin-mates who will share common areas and bathroom facilities. Please share any specific requests or information pertaining to how Watershed can make you most comfortable in the Additional Information section below.
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Preference(s) for roommate gender*
Check all that apply.
Dietary Restrictions*
Check all that apply.
Watershed serves a vegetarian option with every meal and makes accommodations for gluten free and dairy free participants. If you have additional dietary restrictions, please explain your needs in "Additional Info" below. Staff will follow up with you to determine if your dietary needs can be met during the residency.
If you wish, please use the space below to share any information pertaining to your wellbeing that Watershed staff should be aware of prior to your residency. This can include housing/roommate preferences, dietary information, accessibility needs, etc.

Kiln Firing Experience

Please indicate below your level of experience and comfort firing these various types of kilns on a scale of 0 to 5.
0 indicates no experience and 5 indicates extensive experience and comfort leading a group kiln firing.


Photo Release*
I grant Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts and its authorized representatives permission to record my likeness and images of my work during the time that I am in residence. I further agree that any or all of the recorded material may be used, in any form, as part of publications, videos, brochures, advertisements or other digital or printed materials used to promote Watershed. I acknowledge that since the use of my likeness and my work is voluntary, I will receive no financial compensation.
E-mail Address Release*
I grant Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts permission to share my e-mail address with all other members of my residency group, in order to facilitate conversations around communal goals, kiln firings, travel, etc.
Watershed's 2021 and 2022 summer residencies were guided by a number of successful Covid-19 pandemic safety guidelines, in order to care for the most vulnerable in our community. We cannot predict what health and safety measures will be in place for summer 2024 and Watershed reserves the right to adjust guidelines and protocols. We ask that you read and familiarize yourself with our most recent health and safety guidelines before putting down your non-refundable deposit. Read the Guidelines here.
Liability Waiver*
Please read Watershed's Liability Waiver, and check the box below to indicate your voluntary agreement. If you have any questions regarding the Liability Waiver, you may email Watershed's Executive Director at