Originally from Indianapolis, Jackie Head’s interest in ceramics began in high school. She received a Bachelor of Science in Arts Management and a Bachelor of Fine Arts, with an emphasis in ceramics, from Indiana University Bloomington in December 2014. In the summer of 2014, Jackie had the opportunity to study abroad in China and worked at the Pottery Workshop in Jingdezhen. During her three-week stay, she began her exploration in creating slip cast wall tiles and working with tessellations. Before moving to Florida, Jackie completed an internship at Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina. Jackie is currently an Artist in Residence at the Morean Center for Clay in St. Petersburg, Florida.