Vanessa Villarreal creates playful tableware and small sculptures using the handbuilding technique. Her unique ceramics have a delicate and feminine quality that are inspired by the beauty and mysticism of the natural world.
Each piece is handmade in her home studio in Gatineau, Quebec. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the Oregon College of Art & Craft in Portland, OR and was an Artist in Residence at the Mendocino Art Center in California.
She has been teaching and working in studios in California, Oregon, Arizona, Ottawa and Montreal. She is an American living in Quebec where she settled with her family in 2016.
Vanessa collaborated with Anthropologie to create a line of 9 unique ceramics pieces for their Summer 2019 collection that was sold in stores worldwide.
Stock available at these shops:
Bespoke Truckee CA
Good Omen Vancouver BC
Ottawa Art Gallery Boutique Ottawa ON
Les Faiseurs Sept-Dec 2020 Montreal QC