Holly Walker is a Vermont-based studio potter with strong ties to Penland. Her BFA in Painting was completed at Ohio University, Athens, OH, Magna cum laude. She received her MFA in Ceramics with a minor in painting, from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. From 1997 to 2002 she held several positions at Penland School of Crafts, including Educational Outreach Coordinator and Archive Supervisor. Other positions include Executive Director of Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Edgecomb, ME and Artist in Residence positions at the Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT and University of Southern Maine Art Gallery, Gorham, ME.