<< The show will run August 26 through October 18 >>
Jessica Penrod, a Pinetop native, graduated from Blue Ridge High School in 2012 and attended Northland Pioneer College the following Fall. While at NPC, her studies as a musician and painter transitioned to creating functional vessels after learning how to throw on the potter's wheel. In 2014, she received her Associate of Arts Degree and found her passion for ceramics.
While pursuing her BFA, at the University of New Mexico,she completed her Honors Thesis and had the opportunity to travel to Japan while studying the Arita Porcelain process.
In 2017, she received her degree with honors and a focus in ceramics.
She now works as a Production Potter at Hanselmann Pottery in Corrales, NM, where she produces hand-thrown stoneware vessels, fires the kilns and uses her free time to focus on her personal artwork.
Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(Closed on weekends & during college holiday closures)
All exhibitions and receptions are FREE and open to the public.