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Mary-Jane Evans

The main theme in my work is the transformation of materials. I use the kiln as a time machine to scar & erode my pieces. Pushing materials to extremes is central to my work.

 

Education

B.A. (Hons) First Class in Three Dimensional Design - Ceramics at University College for the Creative Arts, Farnham, Surrey. 2001-2004

City & Guilds 7802 Creative Skills Certificate - Ceramics 1999

City & Guilds 7900 Creative Skills Certificate - Ceramics 2001

 

Competitions

Winner of international Takifuji Art Award - Tokyo - October 2004

Nominated for Setting Out with Craft Potters Association - June 2004

Winner of Medal of Excellence awarded by City & Guilds 7802 - 1999

Winner of City & Guilds ‘Futures 100' competition receiving £10,000 bursary to spend on workshop facilities and equipment 1999

Nominated for Medal of Excellence City & Guilds 7900 Part One

Relevant Experience

Ceramic Workshops at Shute Farm Studios

Ceramic Workshop Kingswood School - July 2006

Artist in residence, Kingswood School, Bath September 2005 to 2007

Big Arts Week - July 2005 Ceramic workshop

Gallery Assistant, Bettles Gallery

Contact

07984 645380

maryjane36@hotmail.com

www.mjmceramics.co.uk