Saturday, March 26, 2011

Spectacular News Photo from Charleston (WV) Gazette

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Fiesta dinnerware, the design staff at the West Virginia State Division of Culture and History is creating a rainbow wall of plates on the first floor of the Culture Center's Great Hall. Betty Gay, the Culture Center's exhibit coordinator, places the next-to-last plate on a wall as part of the display. A free public reception for the opening of the exhibit will be held at 6:00 PM on Thursday, March 31st at the Culture Center.

(Photo credit:

Sunday, March 20, 2011

It's Spring!

It's now (officially) Spring!  And speaking of things that are blooming....

Don't forget to sign up for the Floral Arrangement competition at this year's HLCCA Conference.  A registration form was included with the most-recent copy of The Dish.  The photo montage to the left depicts the beautiful creations of past years' participants.

(Photo credit: David Schaefer)

Friday, March 18, 2011

ACC/NAC Update, Volume 9, No. 2

The latest update from the Association of Collecting Clubs/National Association of Collectors (ACC/NAC) is now available on-line. Check it out!

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Last Chance for Retro Red-Stripe Fiesta 8" Vases!

We have received our last shipment of the 8" Fiesta Retro Red-Stripe vase. The vase is listed, and available for purchase, on the HLCCA website for sales to HLCCA members only. Single memberships may purchase 2 vases and couple memberships may purchase 4 vases, at a price of $85 each (including shipping).

UPDATE 3/22/11 10:12 AM: Non-HLCCA members may now purchase this vase for $250 each (including shipping).

Erin Go Bragh!

HLCCA wishes you a
Happy St. Patrick's Day!

(Photo credit: Becky Turner's
"Random Musings of a Deco Lady" blog)

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Full House

Daphne Durham, the hostess for our annual "C'mon Over To My House" session, advises us that the session for HLCCA Conference 2011 has been filled. Thank you for your strong interest in this session! We have three wonderful virtual visits planned for your viewing pleasure in Pittsburgh.

(Image credit: David Schaefer)

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Friday, March 11, 2011

Editorial Raves for HLC in Chattanooga Times Free Press

This past Monday's issue of the Chattanooga (TN) Times Free Press included a glowing editorial on the value of "Made in USA" products.  We could not agree more!

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Look What HLC Found at the Factory!

Just in time for Mardi Gras, Chartreuse and Heather Fiesta pyramid candle holders are for sale, only at the HLC Factory Outlet! Priced at $75 per pair, quantities of these discontinued colors are very limited.  To purchase them, please visit the HLC Factory Outlet store or call (800) 452-4462, Option #1.

(Photo credit: HLC Facebook page)