Multi talented Joanna Bond is an artist ceramicist -singer- dancer and tutor.
Her work is exhibited in galleries and craft shops and she also sells her work at craft fairs, as well as undertaking private commissions for bespoke items in felt and pottery.
Since moving to Aberaeron she has concentrated full time on developing her unique style of ceramics.
Joanna Bond is a multidisciplinary Artist living and working in Gilfachreda nr New Quay Ceredigion, specialising in ceramics, singing, performance art and capoeira. Concepts she address in her work are the relationships and the connections we all have with the natural world and how making itself is connecting. To find out more visit her web site www.joannabond.co.uk O1545 581157
Joanna trained in ceramics and glass at Plymouth College of Art England and graduated in 1997 and worked as potters assistant in Kilkenny Ireland for a year. Returning to Wales Joanna worked for many years as a tutor for vision 21, a training organisation for adults with learning difficulties in Cardiff she also facilitated her own workshops and community art ceramic wall pieces.
Joanna’s other disciplines include dancing and singing “I have been practicing both side by side as a hobby most of my life from choirs, jamming to performing live improvised sets. I trained in Ballet dancing at a young age and currently in my tenth year of capoeira a Brazilian martial art.”
Tutor….Joanna is an avid believer of sharing her skills. In her workshops she helps enhance sensory stimulations and expressions of idea, with an emphasis on creative expression, learning new skills and connecting with the natural world. Joanna works with community groups and individuals. All workshops can be adapted for all ages, abilities and budget.
Ceramic work include are jugs, bowls, espresso cups, buttons, floor tiles, bathroom tiles and jewelry to large wall hangings and sculptures. Some of Joanna’s work includes her illustrations she has drawn in pen and ink. The drawings are made into transfers and fired onto the surface of the clay work. Joanna welcomes commissions.
Vases, cups, bowls, jugs, platters, dishes, jewellery, earrings, brooches, necklaces, tiles, coasters.
She also helps out on the ceredigion Art trail.
Follow her on Twitter @ap_owain
Joanna web site is http://joannabond.co.uk
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