Join us Wednesday, June 10th at 9 a.m. for a virtual Art on Demand event brought to you by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County in partnership with Alys Beach and 30a.com.
In this episode, local artist Megan Patterson will hand craft a colander while introducing students to building with clay, focusing on coil, one of the basic hand building techniques.
The event will be viewable on 30A, Alys Beach and Cultural Arts Alliance’s Facebook pages as well as available on the CAA’s YouTube channel following the broadcast.
Megan Patterson is a functional ceramicist from Tulsa, Oklahoma. In 2018 she received her BFA in Ceramics from Oklahoma State University. She has adamantly pursued a career in the arts since relocating to Santa Rosa Beach, Florida in 2019. Patterson currently serves as the Ceramics Instructor for the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County, as well as the Studio Director and Ceramics Instructor for J.Leon Gallery and Studio. Her first body of work, Gather, a ceramic and wood installation representing an intimate dining scene, continues to inspire her current work as she strives to use functional ceramics to promote sustainability.