Biographical Information: Artist, John Cannon of Paducah, KY first introduced to ceramics while attending school at Paducah School of Art and Design in the fall of 2013. Continuing his Fine Arts degree John got accepted as a ceramics major to the University of Southern Illinois. Focusing primarily on bonsai pottery since the spring of 2016 John creates wheel thrown, hand-built and sculptural pieces. Now volunteering as a studio technician at Paducah School of Art and Design John, creates his pottery at the school while operating the kiln yard along with fellow bonsai potter, Randy Davis; firing kilns and experimenting with firing schedules and types. Since working with clay John now travels the continental United States teaching bonsai pottery workshops in which attendees get to produce their very own bonsai pot.
Location: Paducah, KY
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