Alana Wilson

Alana Wilson

Sydney
Alana Lea Wilson is the craftsperson behind Builderburner Ceramics. She is a Canadian artist whose bright colorful objects in clay range from functional to sculptural and explore the themes of home, belonging, nostalgia and longing. She received her MFA in ceramics from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in 2019, and her B.F.A from the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design University in 2010. Alana has participated in residencies, given lectures and workshops, and exhibited her work across Canada and the United States. She received the PA Women’s Philanthropy Council Grant in 2018 and has had work featured in Ceramics Monthly.
Workshops and Activities 
I would be interested in doing a workshop based on either pottery or abstract sculpture in clay. In the past, I have used air dry clay which was then painted with tempura or acrylic paints.
Contact this artist to start planning your project!
780-225-3911
Grade Levels 
4 – 6, 7 – 9, 10 – 12
Areas of Expertise 
3D/Sculpture, Contemporary Art Practice, Art Criticism, Pottery