Booth #: LS33C
Artist bio: Matt Conlon received his BFA in ceramics and secondary art education in 2012 from Utah State University, and his Associates from Dixie State College in 2008. He taught ceramics at Davinci Academy of Science and the Arts from 2010-2022.
Matt has been working with clay for twenty three years. He currently lives in Ogden, Utah with his wife and three daughters where he teaches ceramics and runs a studio production. His artwork has been featured in publications such as 500 Prints on Clay and 500 teapots vol. 2. He currently shows his work in five to ten juried shows per year.
Artist Statement: I make wheel-thrown porcelain with hand carved designs fired to cone 10. I apply design using mishima, a process of inlaying colored clay, and sgraffito, a process of removing layers of clay.