ZANE TILLINGHAST

Gonic, NH

ZANETILLINGHAST@GMAIL.COM

 

EDUCATION

               2012-2016    Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine, BFA Candidate in Ceramics.

·       Learned how to fire gas, soda, raku and electric kilns

·       Glaze Chemistry: Mixed own glazes and developed clay bodies to work with in the studio

·       Courses taken: Glaze Chemistry, Porcelain Throwing, Raku and Soda, Intro to Wood Working, Wood Sculpture, Professional Practices, Intro to the Discipline (The History of Ceramics)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017    Potter at Salmon Falls Stoneware, Dover, NH

 

2016-2017 Potter/Studio Assistant at Healing Touch Pottery, Brentwood, NH

 

2016     Visiting Artist at Dover High School

  • Demonstrations on the potters wheel and a talk about life as a recent Maine College of Art Graduate  

 

2015      Organizer of Maine College of Art Holiday Sale Ceramics Department

 

 2015     Apprenticed with Kit Cornell, Exeter, New Hampshire.

  •   Preparing work to be shipped, working booth during retail show, loading kilns and general studio maintenance

 

 2015     Attended National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Conference (NCECA)

              Providence, Rhode Island 

 

 2014     Ceramics Department NCECA trip fundraiser at the Maine College of Art Holiday Sale

  • Sold work with the other majors to raise money for the trip

 

                2014     “Cupathon” Organizer and Assistant  

 

EXHIBITIONS

2016     Senior Thesis Show

 

2016     Senior Ceramics Show

 

 2014     “Nothing Major” Show

 

CONSIGNMENT

2017   Village Goldsmith Gallery, Dover, NH

2014-2017 The Kaleidoscope Boutique, Henniker, NH

 

VOLUNTEER WORK

2013-2015    Maine College of Art student move-in day