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canadian ceramics

Kaitlyn Brennan

Kaitlyn Brennan lives in Merrickville, Ontario, Canada with her wife and two sons. She completed a BFA in Ceramics at Alberta College of Art + Design (now Alberta University of the Arts) in 2010 and a Post-Baccalaureate in ceramics at the University of Florida in 2011. Kaitlyn has completed residencies at Medalta in Medicine Hat Alberta, Red Lodge Clay Center in Red Lodge Montana and participated in Pentaculum at Arrowmont School of Art and Crafts in Gatlinburg Tennessee. Kaitlyn created and runs New Clay Conference in Ottawa, Ontario and in 2020 was hired as  Executive Director of the non-profit Gloucester Pottery School in Orleans, Ontario. She makes functional earthenware pottery that are super textured, very colourful and covered in drawings.