Nationally known ceramist Linda Arbuckle to present workshops at Edinboro University09/24/2013
Famed ceramist Linda Arbuckle will be on the Edinboro University campus to provide several demonstration workshops and a lecture Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 25 and 26. Workshops will be held in East Hall on Wednesday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m. and on Thursday from 1-5 p.m. A lecture on her ceramics work will be given at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in Doucette Hall, Room 125.
Arbuckle's work in majolica-glazed earthenware has been recognized through an Artists' Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as a Florida Individual Artists' Fellowship. Artist-in-residence positions in Wales and the People's Republic of China have provided further balance of Eastern and Western resources in her works.
She has presented summer faculty sessions at numerous universities and conservatories and been a visiting artist at workshops at many art centers across the U.S. Her work appears in gallery collections around the world and has been featured in multiple publications, including a feature chapter in “The Penland Book of Ceramics: Master Classes in Ceramic Techniques, Creative Pottery: A Step By Step Guide and Showcase and Earthenware Masters.” She is a professor at the University of Florida.
Arbuckle's workshops are sponsored by the Edinboro Clay Club with support from the Student Government Association and are free and open to the public.