Jon Pacheco

Jonathan Pacheco is a Chicago based ceramic artist making both functional and sculptural work. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Ceramics. He has been working as a ceramic artist for the past fifteen years. He is deeply interested in woodfired ceramic processes and resulting textures. Time and layering are both important parts of his process. Jonathan teaches ceramic classes at Clayspace in Lisle and Lillstreet in Chicago Illinois and also works with Doug Jeppesen at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove, Illinois.