Eastern NC Pre-Conference Artist, Conference Panelist and Lecturer
Justin Lambert received his BFA from Florida Atlantic University 1999, and his MFA from Indiana University 2003. Justin has spent the last 17 years firing utilitarian pottery in wood burning kilns. Investigations into reduction cooling variations in the teardrop anagama adds dramatic decoration to the subtle curves in his pots. In addition to running the studio, Live Oak Pottery, Justin Chairs the ceramics department at the Lighthouse ArtCenter where he has been rebuilding the clay program since 2007, and travels for firing workshops. Justin is also a very accomplished fly fisherman, a licensed USCG captain, and runs fishing charters on occasion. He enjoys spending time with his wife Andrea cycling, snowboarding, hiking, swimming, eating delicious vegan meals, traveling, and playing with their dogs Rusty, and Daisy.