B.S. degree: Psychology & art from Grand Valley State University. A.A. from Muskegon Community College
Joe took all of his art classes at MCC, where he did mostly 3 dimensional art: pottery (hand building & wheel work), sculpture, design, etc. Joe has been a clay artist on & off for nearly 40 years. He enjoys teaching clay hand building, an has been teaching these techniques at ArtWorks for close to ten years. Joe’s students include adults, children & special needs individuals. The focus of his classes are exploring various hand building projects & creative glazing techniques.