Gesture, Line & Color: Ceramics
An art teacher in Ann Arbor Public Schools for over 30 years, Debbie Thompson works predominantly in clay, finding inspiration from the natural world. Thompson began her art education at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She then earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Michigan, a Master's of Fine Arts from Eastern Michigan University and took post-graduate studio classes from the Chicago Art Institute, Maryland Art Institute, Rhode Island School of Design and Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. She exhibits her work locally and nationally and is a member of the Clay Gallery and Potters Guild in Ann Arbor, Michigan.