Barbara Crosbie's Profile
I am a Canadian currently living in South Weber Utah, after living in the the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York for four years, and prior to that I was in the mountains of Utah. Most of my training has been in Canada under some wonderful potters in the Hamilton area. I attended some workshops and classes taught by renowned potters while in New York. During my New York period I became involved in setting up a pottery studio at Schweinfurth Art Center in Auburn NY, and taught adults and children alike the art of clay. What a rewarding experience! Right now I am planning similar classes for the Local Artisan Collective, which is coming to Ogden UT in the fall of 2016.
The current work I display is from the trials and tribulations I have undergone in my makeshift studio. While not a beginner at this art, I often feel that way due to the overwhelming number of ways to work with…
- Born on May 16
- Joined January 23, 2011
terra cotta sculpture clay, low fire whiteware, glass imbeded in glazes, use of natural materials to add texture, cone 6 stoneware, plants from gardens and the forest, stones, shells and bark, carved stamps, antique vessels for molds