Author Profile
Bob Feder

Dr. Bob Feder is the founding president of the National K-12 Ceramic Exhibition Foundation (k12clay), and credits the extraordinarily generous trustees and donors who helped move k12clay from fantasy to national tradition. His work with k12clay perfectly complements his forty-four years teaching ceramic art, computer science, cultural ceramics, and social studies to pre-k thru college students in Bridgewater-Raritan Schools and Raritan Valley College in New Jersey.  Contact Dr. Feder at 


Haley Martin, Northridge High School, Layton, Utah. Red Teapot Set, 2018. 6.5x17x5.5 in. Wheel-thrown, altered, carved, layered underglaze. Winner of three awards at the 21st Annual National K-12 Ceramics Exhibition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
None of the founders of k12clay ever dreamed that we would be where we are now, twenty-five years later. Somehow, the magic this dynamic exhibition generates seems to come back to us in generously in unexpected ways.