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Margaret Little Moremen, Margy Moremen

Biography to Display: 

1956 Born Boston Massachusetts

EDUCATION

1978 BA Art, Dickinson College, Dickinson, Pennsylvania

1978 Continuing Education in Ceramics, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine

1979 Continuing Education in Ceramics, Penland School of Crafts, Bakersville, North Carolina

2006 MEd Adult Education, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

2009 MEd Institutional Research, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania

PRIMARY WORK EXPERIENCE

1979–1984 Co-owner, The Mainstone Kiln, Nashville, Tennessee

 

Margaret “Margy” Little Moremen is known for wheel-thrown iron-rich stoneware utilitarian ceramics. Signature forms include lamps, jars, and honeypots among a variety of functional wares.  Pieces are finished using earth-toned glazes and fired in a high fire (2,350F) reduction kiln.

Finished works often feature iron speckling on the surface. Early mentors include Dennis Adkins of Dickinson College and Cynthia Bringle.

 

Artist's Studio: The Main Stone Kiln

 

 

 

Center for Craft This research was supported by a Craft Research Fund Grant from the Center For Craft
   
AMOCA American Museum of Ceramic Art American Museum of Ceramic Art

 

Typical Marks
Bowl
Materials: Stoneware
Method: Thrown
Surface Technique: Glaze
Lamp Base
Materials: Stoneware
Method: Thrown
Surface Technique: Glaze
Tea Set
Materials: Stoneware
Method: Thrown
Surface Technique: Brushwork, Glaze

Citation: Kuratnik, Jeffrey. "The Marks Project." Last modified October 7, 2019. http://www.themarksproject.org:443/marks/moremen