Marcia Selsor is a full-time ceramic artist, workshop presenter, writer, teacher and alchemist investigating making marks on ceramic surfaces. She has a BFA from the Philadelphia University of the Arts and an MFA from Southern Illinois University -Carbondale. Her professional ceramics experience spans 50 years and includes 25 years of teaching at Montana State University-Billings where she was awarded the title Professor Emerita by the State Board of Regents. She was awarded two Fulbright Scholars Awards; Spain 1985-86 and Uzbekistan 1994. She was a Visiting Faculty at University of Hawaii-Manoa and University of Texas-Brownsville.She has taught workshops internationally at Centro Agost in Spain;1996-1999; Crema in Seville, Spain 1996; La Meridiana since 2001-2015; AIR Vallauris in France 2012; The Scottish Potters Association 2016. She has had 12 residencies both in the US and abroad including the Archie Bray Foundation in Helena, Montana; The Banff Center for Creative Arts in Canada, AIR Vallauris in Southern France; The Clay Studio in Philadelphia, Pa.; and at CRETA in Rome, Italy. Her work is included in public and private collections in 10 countries on three continents. She has served on the Board of NCECA and the Potters Council. She loves to teach and share her knowledge and experiences of working with other ceramic artists worldwide.
Ceramic Arts Daily recently released a dvd "Expanding the Potential of Raku Kiln with Marcia Selsor" http://ceramicartsda...-the-raku-kiln/
Upcoming Events 2016
May 20-22, in Kilmun,
2016 Alternative Firing with The Scottish Potters Association, Glasgow, Scotland.
Sept. 2016 International Symposium in Barcelona 2016 at El Torn. http://eltornbarcelona.com/en/
Coming soon http://www.TeachinArt.com
course on Alternative Firing