has been creating art in some form or another since she took her first ceramics
course in high school in the 1970’s. She has been a full-time artist
since 1996 when she started her own business creating this style of hand-carved
clay. She has exhibited and sold her work at art festivals across the country
and at select galleries. Her work has been published in magazines, books,
and newspapers. Deb received her BFA in Ceramics from the University of
Wisconsin-Eau Claire and her MFA in Ceramics from the University of Michigan
in Ann Arbor. She currently resides in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
review Clay Times September/October 2007 article on
of Michigan, Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 1993
of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, School of Art, 1988
2009 Ripple River Gallery, Aitkin, MN July 15-August 9
Phipps Art Center, Overlook Gallery, Hudson,
2007 Healing Arts, solo exhibition, Hudson Center, Hudson, WI.
2006 Recent Work, solo exhibition, L.E.Phillips Gallery, Eau Claire, WI
2005 Recent Work, solo exhibition, Infinity Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Color, Surface, Texture, invitational show,
Seasons on Saint Croix,
Clay Time, Invitational group show, Edina Art Center,
2000 Firing Cycle, Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1999 Transformations, solo exhibition, Winona Arts Center, Winona, MN
International Orton Cone Show, national tour.1995
FINE ART FAIRS
Old Town, Chicago, IL.
Long’s Park, Lancaster, PA.
American Craft Council, Baltimore, MD.
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, CO.
Lakefront Festival of the Arts, Milwaukee, WI.
Plaza Art Fair, Kansas City, MO.
Art on the Square, Belleville, IL
Art Festival, Kansas City, MO
Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, MN.
Fair on the Square, Madison, WI
Art Fair, Naperville, IL
Columbus Art Fair, Columbus, OH
Riverfront Art Fair, Peoria, IL
2008 Artist workshop, Baltimore Potters Guild, Baltimore, MD
2007 Artist workshop, Fineline Art Center, Saint Charles, IL
2006 Artist in residence, Kaneland High School, Sugar Grove, IL
Artist workshop, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, WI
Artist workshop, Fineline Art Center, Saint Charles, IL
2003 Artist workshop, Edina Art Center, Edina, MN
2001 Artist workshop, College of DuPage Clay Club, Glen Ellyn, IL
2007 Clay Times, Article (Sample above)
Making and Installing Handmade Tiles, by Angelica
Ceramics Monthly, May, Upfront.