Marsiella Catanoso

Originally from southern New Jersey, Marsiella always had the passion in the arts field, especially working with clay! She graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 2011 receiving her BFA in Ceramics with a minor in Art History. In 2012, she participated in a short summer residency program as an assistant at Watersheld Center for the Ceramics Arts in Maine. Later that fall she headed down south and enrolled at Clemson University as a post bac student, furthering her education within the ceramic field. During fall of 2012, she was lucky enough to participate in a work exchange program at the Arrowmont School of Craft in Gatlinburg, TN. In 2013, she moved to Floyd, Virginia and took on a two-year apprenticeship with potters Donna Polseno and Richard Hensley. In the fall of 2014, she received the opportunity to travel to Italy and attend to La Meridiana as a studio assistant. In the summer of 2015, she moved to Philadelphia, PA, where she continues to be a ceramic artist making functional or decorative pottery.