Queenie Xu

Queenie (Kun Xu) is a ceramics maker currently based in Oakville, Ontario. Raised in China, Queenie received her BFA from Jingdezhen Ceramics Institute of Industrial Design in 2012. While studying in Jingdezhen, she learned the history and the skills of ceramics from her surroundings. In 2013, she was a volunteer at The Pottery Workshop where she fell in love with clay. In 2014, moved to Canada where she now studies Ceramics at Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario.

Queenie is a ceramic maker and designer whose interests in structures and materials, which pushes her to explore the relationship between craft and design. Combining what she learned about the Spirit of Craft and her knowledge about industrial design processes pushes her into the studio with excitement and vigor.