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Tyler Lotz

Tyler Lotz, a fly fisher, scultpor, and associate professor in ceramics at Illinois State University, received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Penn State University and an Master of Fine Arts from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. He has exhibited his work widely and is represented by several galleries, including the Dubhe Carreño Gallery in Chicago and the Harvey/Meadows Gallery in Aspen, Colorado. (Most recent author bio from Studio Potter Vol. 40 No. 2.) 

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Ask a fly fisherman what draws them to the sport and you may get a saccharine, cliched explanation that begins with something about nature, spirituality, and transcendence, then trails off sounding faintly like the voice of Charlie Brown's teacher.