NC Mountains Pre-Conference Artist
Micah Thanhauser is a potter and mindfulness teacher based out of Asheville, NC. He is a graduate of Brown University, where he studied art, creativity, and meditation. He learned to make pots on his home island of Martha's Vineyard, and studied ceramics at RISD, Haystack, Penland, and in Kyoto, Japan. He makes functional and ceremonial woodfired ceramics, using wild North Carolina clays. He has been working as a studio assistant to Akira Satake since January 2016. He developed and teaches 'Pottery & Meditation' curriculums for adults and youth.