Selkirk College, Attn: Sunshine Cobb
606 Victoria Street, Nelson BC, V1L 4K9, Canada
Sunshine Cobb was born in Vancouver BC and grew up in southern California. She worked a great many jobs and took a great variety of college classes on her quest to find her bliss. While searching Sunshine tried many careers: housekeeper, customer service agent, production assistant, massage therapist, child/elder caregiver, she finally discovered ceramics. After a short stint at Chico State University, she went on to graduate with a BA in Studio Art from California State University at Sacramento, in 2004. Ceramics has been the major influence in her life for 15 years now. She has done everything from 8-day anagama wood firings to slip casting ornaments. She focuses her talent on functional ware, embracing the richness of earthenware and currently is exploring the challenge of electrogama (electric firing). Sunshine graduated from Utah State University with MFA in Ceramics. She is currently a long term resident at the Archie Bray Foundation.