EDUCATION

2017 - 18

  • JamFactory Ceramics Associate, JamFactory Craft and Design, Adelaide

2016

  • Bachelor of Visual Art (Ceramics), University of South Australia

 

EMPLOYMENT

2016-current

  • Production thrower, JamFactory Ceramics Studio

2018

  • Ceramic technician, Ernabella Arts (6 week position)

2016

  • Ceramic technician, Ernabella Arts (one month position)

 

TEACHING + WORKSHOPS

2018 - current

  • ACH Group x JamFactory workshops, JamFactory, South Australia

    In conjunction with JamFactory and the ACH Group, Ashlee has been delivering a number of short courses to students living with neurological disabilities including Younger Onset Dementia and MS. The course was designed by Ashlee and ACH Group in line with current clinical best practise for promotion of brain health. The course aims to teach new skills such as hand-building, surface treatment, and glazing.

2018

  • Ernabella Jewellery Project, Ernabella Arts, APY Lands
    Alongside Sarah Rothe, Ashlee travelled to Ernabella Arts to deliver a two week ceramic jewellery skills development workshop in conjunction with KU Arts and JamFactory.

2017-current

  • Adelaide Central School of Art Short Courses, JamFactory, South Australia
    Ashlee has taught a number of Short Courses for ACSA including Introduction to Wheel Throwing, Intermediate Wheel Throwing, Ceramic Decoration and Surface Techniques, and Ceramic Jewellery.

2017

  • Clay Bosses, JamFactory, South Australia
    Ashlee was able to assist Jimmy Thaiday, Nephi Denham, Lawrence Inkamala and Derek Thompson build their ceramic practices while they were in residency at the JamFactory for two weeks, supported by the Remote Communities Ceramic Network. Their residency resulted in an exhibition at Sabbia Gallery.

  • Pukatja Cuppatea Cup Carnival, Ernabella Arts, APY Lands
    Ashlee introduced artists to wheel forming techniques during a two week skills development workshop.

  • Teaching Assistant to Ebony Heidenreich, University of South Australia

2016

  • Teaching Assistant to Dr Julie Bartholomew, University of South Australia

 

COMMISSIONS

2019

  • Dawn Patrol Coffee, Kangarilla, South Australia

  • New Nordic, Prospect, South Australia

  • Woodstock Coterie Restaurant, McLaren Flat, South Australia

  • Hentley Farm Restaurant, Seppeltsfield, South Australia

2018

2017         

2016         

  • The Henry Austin, Adelaide, South Australia

  • Dawn Patrol Coffee, Kangarilla, South Australia

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018         

  • Generate, JamFactory, Adelaide

  • Converge, Fisher Jeffries, Adelaide

2017          

  • In Good Company, Seppeltsfield Cellar Door Gallery, Barossa Valley

  • Pretty, Useful, Fred Eatery, Aldgate, South Australia

  • Pretty, Useless, The Field, Hyde Park, South Australia

2016         

  • Pretty Ugly, Kaurna Building, University of South Australia

  • Portrait / Landscape, Cats in the Loft, Port Adelaide

2015         

  • tEXtile, Box Factory Community Centre, Adelaide

2014         

  • Bold Types, West Bar Student Gallery, Adelaide

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017       

  • “Studio Pottery”, Damon Moon, Marmalade, Issue 5, p30-33

  • “Ceramics at Ernabella”, Marmalade, Issue 5, p9

  • “Associate Experience / Patronage”, Jam, Issue 1, p21

  • Stepping Up to the Plate”, Alexis Buxton Collins, SAWeekend Magazine, November 11-12 2017, p20-21

  • Glass Less Full? Depends How You Use It”, Lara Merrington, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, Vol 56 No 3 November 2017, p62-65

2016       

  • “Tiny Gallery”, Verse Magazine, Edition 10, June/July 2016, p26