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Working Big at Mission Clay

by Susannah Israel “CAA artist gets inside the factory at Mission Clay.”  In June of 2004 I had a wonderful opportunity to …


Shalene Valenzuela: Believe It Or Not

by Susannah Israel “CAA artist’s work is provocative social commentary.” “Don’t believe everything you see.”   Quite sensible advice, especially when viewing the …

ABF Tom Bivins

Tea Party at the Archie Bray

  by Susannah Israel “CAA artist’s work celebrates her ceramics residency.”  Tea at the Archie Bray, 2002.  This is permanently sited, and …

By Pancho Jimenez who will be featured at Ceramics Annual of America 2012

The Many Benefits of Art

Art is more than something pretty to look at. In fact, it is used for therapy, it benefits the brain, and is …