Ceramicist, Designer, and Illustrator Jo McAree BA(Hons), DipM, PGCE, is the founder of Eastcott Studios.
Her aim is to create a safe, friendly, supportive environment and facilities where creativity can flourish. Nothing gives her more pleasure than encouraging young and old alike to relax, join in and enjoy the thrill and excitement of working through collaborative or individual projects. Having previously established and run a small, independent school for children and young people with special needs, Jo can also provide support or facilities aiding engagement, respite, home schooling and other individual needs.
Jo specialises in hand building ceramics and offers family, create & chill and open sessions plus pot throwing tasters at Eastcott Studios.
Images: Jo with her granddaughter. Other images include children's book illustration, book cover illustrations and ceramic work by Jo.