Percolator Board Member Zia will be hosting a series of creative workshops
suited for artists, performers, writers, entrepreneurs or any one who wants
more creativity in their life. The series kicks off with an Introduction
and Overview session at the Percolator on Nov. 2 at 7:30.
Zia is a visual artist with a background in Ceramic Arts. While growing up
in India, Zia has spent her adult life in the US, and Finland, where she
received her Master of Arts Degree in Ceramics from the University of Art
and Design (Aalto Univ.) in Helsinki. Her art work has included both large
scale temporary installations as well as a studio practice, making
functional and sculptural work in porcelain and she has worked and
exhibited in several countries.
Recently, Zia joined the Lawrence Percolator Board, which fits well with
her own personal vision of promoting and supporting herself and the artists
in her community in meaningful ways. As a further extension of that idea,
Zia is actively pursuing certification as a creativity coach with the
Creativity Coaching Association, which allows her to support other artists
and creative people to further develop their talents and pursue their
Zia is currently one of the Artists for the East Ninth Arts Project in
Lawrence KS and is looking forward to contributing further to her local
community where she has lived since 2001.
Lawrence Percolator ::
Location: look for the green awnings in the alley behind 913 Rhode Island
Hours: Saturdays & Sundays 12-5pm