I was recently awarded a 2018 Minnesota State Arts Board Award. I will be collaborating on the project with scientists studying pollinators and restoration ecology.
I will be co-teaching a master workshop July 9-20, 2018 with the amazing Walter Ostrom. The workshop will be held at Lunenburg School of the Arts in historic and beautiful Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
The MN NICE third-year class is graduating! Their graduation exhibition will be on display in the Emily Galusha Gallery at Northern Clay Center through December 31st.
Check out the MN NICE Program blog, showing what we’re up to during the year. Priority deadline for Fall 2018 is June 1st. Application information is on the Northern Clay Center website.
The Schaller Gallery will feature my work in an exhibition this upcoming May. See my work and other leading ceramists on their website or at the gallery in St. Joseph, MI.
The Potter’s Council is presenting a workshop in conjunction with the 2017 St. Croix Valley Pottery Tour in Minnesota. Kate Maury, Nick Devries, and I will be demonstrating on Monday, May 15 and Tuesday, May 16 after the Tour at Northern Clay Center.
Northern Clay Center has recently digitized their past six years of exhibition catalogs. Read essays about my work in the 2010, 2013 & 2016 McKnight exhibition catalogs. A Gilded Age, Florilegium, and Expatriate Ceramics, exhibitions I curated in the gallery, are also available.
Join me this summer for a two-week workshop at Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts from June 25-July 8, 2017. We will focus on layering lowfire surface techniques and creating pots that are meant to be decorated.
The MN NICE exhibition is now on view in Northern Clay Center’s Galusha Gallery! Come see the stunning work of the second years’ graduating class.
My new functional work will be highlighted at Schaller Gallery October 26, 2021. Recently, I have returned to the fundamentals of decoration–dots and lines, playing with these simple elements to create dynamic patterns and motifs.