Clay artist Barb Renneke received her B.F.A. in Ceramic Arts and Photography from the University of Iowa in 1980. She studied independently with several prestigious ceramic artists in New York, Boston and Penland, NC. Barb has enjoyed a successful career as a production potter for studios on Sanibel, FL, Rochester, NY and Naples, NY.
Owner and instructor at the new Sanibel Pottery Studio School which opened May 2019, Tim Smith continues to teach at the Center for the Arts at Cypress Lake High School. Tim received his degree in art from the Art Institute of Chicago in 1983. As a lifelong production potter and the recipient of numerous grants, fellowships and awards, Tim enjoys an excellent reputation for sharing his expertise with students of all ages and levels of experience.