About me

Jenni Taris – Clay Artist

Born Auckland, New Zealand 1952, now residing in Matangi, Hamilton.

Artist’s Statement

How I Got Here

1981-83 Life and portrait classes at Waikato Society of Arts.
1983 Started part time pottery classes at The Waikato Polytechnic. Three years with Don Thornley.
1986-87 Graduate course with Don Thornley.
1994 Built new studio and kiln.

My Shop and Studio

My Works In Permanent Collections

The Waikato PolytechnicWarrior
The Waikato Polytechnic Design & Communications DepartmentBlack Fired Jar.
The Waikato MuseumWarrior.
The Wellington Cooperate CollectorsDancer.
Sacred Hearts Girls CollegeFem Form
JD Wallace Trust