is an internationally known potter and
teacher. He has exhibited extensively in Canada and the U.S., with
three major exhibitions in Japan. Gordon has also taught courses and
workshops for many colleges and potter's guilds. His ceramic work
is in public, corporate and private collections and has articles published
in various ceramics magazines and books. .
Gordon received an honors degree
in Fine Arts from the University of Illinois majoring in Ceramics
(Clay and Glass Blowing). Three semesters of glaze & clay chemistry
combined with working through school as the ceramics laboratory assistant
gave him an unusually strong technical background.
nearly 30 years Gordon has operated his studio on Denman Island, British
Columbia, Canada. His work is well known for the depth and diversity
of his glazes and the strength and refinement of his forms. He produces
a variety of work from sculptured to functional, and utilizes an extremely
broad range of techniques.