Author Profile
Kathy Skaggs

Kathy Skaggs has a Masters Degree in Education (Rhode Island School of Design), a Masters in Fine Arts/Ceramics (University of Florida) and spent more than 30 years teaching in the Florida Public School System. She is an NEA Grant Recipient, has worked at the Penland School of Crafts, the Cleveland Art Institute; and has been an Adjunct Instructor at University of North Florida, and the University of Florida. Currently she is a studio artist and consultant for AMACO where she helps teachers integrate ceramics into their classroom curriculum.  


When students rush into the classroom in the morning, beaming with excitement about a new technique they saw on Instagram, something good is happening. They are hooked on ceramics and fully engaged in the process.