About the Author

Jessica Knapp

Jessica Knapp

Jessica Knapp has undergraduate degrees in English and ceramics from Kutztown University, as well as an MFA in Ceramics from the University of Colorado at Boulder. After moving at least once a year for about a decade for school, residencies, and jobs, she started work at Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated as assistant editor, and has since become associate editor, and most recently, editor. JESSICAFINISHEDworkWhen she’s not at the office, she can usually be found in her studio, a.k.a. her basement, making work, experimenting, and generally making a mess that she tries not to track around the rest of the house. Beyond studio work, she enjoys working in her garden, attempting to make home improvements, hiking (there are hills in Ohio, honest there are), and traveling.


Articles by Jessica Knapp

From the Editor: March 2016

From the Editor: March 2016

Cynthia Bringle's Pitcher, 9 in. (23 cm) in height, stoneware, salt fired to cone 10.

Cynthia Bringle's Platter, 17½ in. (44 cm) in diameter, stoneware, glaze, fired to cone 10 in a gas kiln.

“I want the work to look as if it was rather easy, even if it wasn’t.”

—Betty  … Read More