Jackie Maurer is a ceramicist and educator who lives and works in the Burren Ballyvaughan Co Clare. She has been educating and practicing in the field of ceramics for over 15 year’s. She holds a first class honours degree and in her early days was trained by Stephan Pearse, Mandy Parslow and on the Thomas Town pottery skills course in Co Kilkenny. In 2012 she became a student future maker recipient and has exhibited internationally and nationally throughout the years. Jackie is currently the regional co coordinator in Co Clare for the Crafted course that is run by the DCCOI. Jackie is passionate about teaching and sharing the skills of ceramics so that the skills are not forgotten and the gift of making with your hands is passed on.