Beth Thomas
Phone: 409-944-1309 Position: Associate Professor of Fine Arts

Office:

FA-323

Title:

Visual & Performing Arts Program Coordinator

Email:

bthomas@gc.edu Search for Classes

INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED
Academic Degree Degree/course credits – Date     Other Qualifications
Texas Tech University Digital Photography  Internship in Museum Practices at the Dallas Museum of Art
University of North Texas Ceramics/Photography Master - 5/1983 Apprenticeship in Cermics with Potter Juan Quezada in Mexico
Wichita State University Ceramics Bachelor - 12/1979

POSITIONS HELD
Texas Christian University 8/1990 - 5/1992 Instructor of Drawing Instructor of Drawing I Course Portfolio Evaluations
Texas Christian University 8/1985 - 5/1992 Instructor of Ceramics- Continuing Education Teaching Two non-credit courses each semester. Glaze mixing and Firing.
Texas Christian University 8/1984 - 5/1992 Adjunct Instructor of Ceramics- Academics Head of the Ceramics Department Managing Budgeting all the Ceramics Studio operations; glaze mixing firing and kiln maintenance and safety procedures. Recruitment and Teaching two credit courses each semester.
Texas Designer Craftsman Organization 10/1985 - 10/1986 Conference Chair Organize Conference Invite Artist Presenters Organize Workshops in Glass Ceramics Mixed Media and Arrange for two exhibitions and housing arrangements for artists presenters and members of the organization.
University of North Texas 8/1982 - 5/1983 Ceramics Lab Assistant Mixing Clay and Glazes for the begining classes and visiting artists
University of North Texas 8/1982 - 5/1983 Gallery Assistant Assisting the UNT Gallery Director Ken Havis Office work; loan forms some installation.
University of North Texas 8/1980 - 8/1982 Teaching Fellow Teach 2 basic design courses each semester

PUBLICATIONS
In the Spirit of the Ancients 2/2002 Ceramics Monthly Photographs of Original Artwork and text
Wheel Thrown Ceramics by Don Davis 10/1998 Larks Books Photograph of original artwork and text
Hands In Clay by Charlotte Speight 10/1995 Mayfield Publications Photograph of original Artwork and text
Alternative Kilns and Firing Techniques by James Watkins 1/2004 Larks Books Photograph of original artwork and text
Featured Artist Ceramics Monthly Photographs of Original artwork Artist and text.
Updated 11/28/2012 - Content Author duyehara