Newest Member of The Crucible Faculty

Photo Credit: Bartable

Photo Credit: Bartable

Exciting news! I will start a new position as a Teacher's Assistant at The Crucible in Oakland today. The Crucible is a non-profit industrial arts school located in West Oakland that houses many disciplines including blacksmithing, woodworking, glassblowing, and ceramics. This session, I will be teaching under Department Head Holly Coley on Tuesday nights from 7-10 pm. 

If you are interested in taking a class, workshop, or team building outing, please consider The Crucible. It has been a collaboration of arts, industry, and community since 1999. 

Gopi Shah

Gopi Shah Ceramics, Austin, TX, 78702, United States

Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Gopi Shah began crafting clayworks in high school and continued her studies at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts. In 2014, Gopi launched her ceramics business after moving to Austin, Texas. Since founding her practice, Gopi’s repertoire has expanded to incorporate textures, sgraffito, and hand-painting to create a collection inspired by memories and nature. Gopi proudly crafts ceramic wares in her East Austin studio working clay into new forms and objects every day.