Paige Wright is an artist who primary works in clay. She grew up in Portland taking classes similar to the ones she is teaching in her Studio. She received her Bachelor's in Fine Arts with a emphasis in ceramics from The University of Montana in Missoula, Montana in 2006. Wright has participated in several artists in residence programs including the Carbondale Clay Center's long term residency program, Red Lodge Clay Center's year long residency program and Project Network at the International Ceramics Research Center: Guldagergaard in Denmark. She received her Masters in Fine Arts with emphasis in ceramics from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio in 2012. In the three years prior to the foundation of the The Wright Clay Studio, Paige helped start and run the vessel design and production house Mazama Wares located in Portland, Oregon. Before holding classes in her own studio Paige has held positions teaching at Ohio University and Grand Valley State University, The Oregon College of Arts and Crafts (OCAC) Art Adventurers Kids Camp, The Dairy Barn Arts Center summer camp, OCAC Studio School and Ceramics Department.
Images provided by The Wright Clay Studio.