Tom Smith. Small stoneware pot with a bronze lid, nd. 10.2. h x12.7 w cm. Collection Judy Blake.
Tom Smith Strathbutler Award 1992
Teacher, early social activist, and ceramist, Tom Smith moved through many careers and activities to become one of the most respected ceramic artists of New Brunswick. Enjoy the journey through his life and art.
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Tom Smith, one of Canada’s best known raku artists has passed away. Educated at Penn state and Alfred he taught at Fredericton High School and the University of New Brunswick, as well as achieving success as one of Canada’s finest ceramists. Among other honours in 1999 he was elected to the RCA.