John Baker, Chair
BS, Towson University. 1999-2001
MFA Candidate, Towson University. Expected graduation 2013.
Head Potter at Eldreth Pottery. June 2001-Present. Responsiblities include: turning, training of new potters, loading kilns, firing kilns, glazing pots, casting slip preperation and testing, research and development of new directions in our style, special handbuilt projects, production problem diagnosis, organizing redware firing schedule, demonstrating, and mold making.
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Instructor. 2010–Present. .
Cecil College, Instructor. 2001–2003.
Selected National and Regional Exhibitions
Gifted Invitational Group Exhibit The Art Trust, West Chester, PA. 2010
Clay Boys and Sea Creatures. Two person exhibit with Hilda Eiber. Redbrick Gallery, Martinsburg, WV. 2010.
Strictly Functional Pottery. National Juried group exhibit of ceramic artists of functional potters. Kevin Lehman Pottery, Lancaster PA. 2010.
Salt/Soda. National Juried group exhibit of ceramic artists working in salt/soda glazing. Clay Studio of Missoula, Missoula, MT. 2010.
Tea Bowl. National Juried group exhibit of 70 tea bowls from across the country. K.C. Clay Guild, Kansas City, MO. 2010.
O.G. Mr. Yuk Solo exhibition. Saints and Sinners Gallery, Baltimore, MD. 2009.
Alumni Exhibition. Cecil College Gallery, North East, MD. 2008.
Portrait From a Bowl of Tea or Tales From the Shard Pile. Solo exhibition. Mulberry Art Gallery, Lancaster, PA. 2007.
Abstract Exhibition. Juried group exhibition. Chester County Art Association, West Chester, PA. 2006.
The Epic Tale of Mary Sue and the White Out and Other Stories. Solo exhibition. Gallery at Liriodendron, Bel Air, MD. 2005.
Expressions in Clay. Two person exhibition with Yvette Lepley. Covered Bridge Theatre Gallery, North East, MD. 2002.