Curtis Holcomb currently works as a graphic designer in Cheyenne but his main love is the ceramic arts. Holcomb graduated from the University of Wyoming in 2018 with a BFA and spent an additional two years studying under two professional and well-versed ceramicists, Margaret Hayden and Todd Voltz. He has over 10 years experience working clay with wheel throwing, hand building, and mold making being his strongest suits. His current work deals with exaggerated forms and big colors.
Whether you're a beginner or have experience Holcomb can teach you all the tips and tricks of clay!
DONATELLIA AUSTIN BFA
Donatellia Austin got her BFA at the University of Wyoming in 2019. Austin has skills as both a potter and sculptural ceramicist. With an energetic personality she strives to make students feel welcome regardless of skill level and encourages exploration in clay. Her current work focuses on the examination of the aesthetic and cultural aspects of mushrooms.
Tamara Rodgers is an award-winning photographer based in Cheyenne, WY where she recently expanded into underwater photography. She enjoys discovering the possibilities of merging her other passion – ceramics - with photography. She graduated from the BFA program at the University of Wyoming summa cum laude in the spring of 2020. As owner of Silver Sage Ceramics she hopes to share the joy of working with clay to the community.
Entrepreneur at heart, Dane Rodgers graduated summa cum laude with a MBA from Trident University International. Dane has served in the Wyoming Army Guard for over 30 years.