Linda Stanbridge R.C.A.

Linda Stanbridge is an internationally recognized sculptor, known for her geometric, tactile ‘visual diagrams’. Using a combination of paint, raku fired clay, burnished steel, brushed and powder coated aluminum, Linda portrays an illusion of a three dimensional object, on a two dimensional plain. Standbridge has held solo exhibitions across Canada, the US, and Europe over the past 30 years.

Linda Stanbridge was elected a member of the Royal Canadian Academy in 2010. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally in major exhibitions including, 'Fourth National Biennial of Ceramics Trois-Riveres, Quebec', 'The 13th International Biennial of Ceramics The Picasso Museum Vallauris, Vancouver B.C.', 'Spring Show, The , Vancouver, A Taste of The Claridge Collection', 'Millenium Exhibition The Sharjah Art Museum, The United Arab Emirates'. Stanbridge's work is included in the permanent collections of numerous public institutions including, 'Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George B.C.', 'The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, B.C.', 'The University of Victoria', 'The Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa', and 'The Claridge Collection in Montreal Quebec' amongst others.

Judy Blake

Judy Blake

Judy Blake has been working with clay since the mid 1970's when she attended the New Brunswick Craft School (now the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design).

Although she has worked primarily as a functional potter since graduating, for the past ten years Judy has been pursuing her longtime passion for smoke-fired pottery. Her works include sawdust-firing, pit-firing, raku and saggar-firing.

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Samantha Dickie

Samantha Dickie

Samantha Dickie is a contemporary ceramic artist living and working in Victoria, BC.  Her work has been exhibited across Western Canada in public galleries in Alberta, Yukon and British Columbia, as well as being represented by the Jonathon Bancroft Snell Gallery in London, Ontario.

Samantha majored in ceramics at the Kootenay School of the Arts in Nelson B.C. While trained as a functional potter, she soon became absorbed in abstract sculptural work and public installation. After receiving her diploma in ceramics, she has attended residencies at the Banff Centre and the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture. She has been awarded project grants from Canada Council, Alberta Foundation for the Arts, and the Yukon Arts Fund.

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