Students Should Bring:
- Apron and towel
About Marla Benton:
Marla is a clay artist and educator. Through all her experiences, Marla has been exposed to many different materials. She found that clay was a perfect fit for her. From functional to sculptural, to installation art, her work encourages a personal connection through text and interactive hands-on elements.
She earned her education through the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, the Ontario College of Art and Design (B.F.A.) and Nipissing University (B.ED.). Marla has over 18 years of teaching experience. While teaching, she continues her own studio work in Mahone Bay on the South Shore of Nova Scotia.