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Image: Andrew Hurlbut

"The object isn't to make art. It's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable."

-Robert Henri

I have been a practicing ceramic artist throughout my adult life, taking classes, workshops, and joining a coop studio and gallery spaces. It has been the perfect complement to my day job as a graphic designer. 

As a designer, I'm also interested in patterns in general and patterns as they relate to textiles, especially as they relate to interiors, and also to clothing. Some of these prints can be purchased from my shop on Spoonflower.  

travelogue: 
Ceramics Workshop in Tuscany

In 2011, I traveled to Tuscany to attend a week-long ceramics workshop at LaMeridiana. It was wonderful to spend that much time with a group of people from different countries all focused on the clay.