Kelly Lynn Daniels is currently a Red Star Artist in Residence at Belger Crane Yard Studios in Kansas City, MO. A native of California, she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics from California State University Chico in 2011 and a Master of Fine Arts in ceramics at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2016. She has exhibited work in numerous shows and has work in many private collections.  In 2016 Kelly was an artist in residence at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts and in 2015 she was the summer artist in residence at Arch Contemporary Ceramics in Tiverton, RI.  Furthermore, Kelly has received a variety of scholarships, fellowships and assistantships for her studies which have included those at Penland School of Crafts, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, and Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. When Kelly isn’t working in clay she can be found playing with her cats, strolling along the beach, hiking through the woods, or knee deep in her vegetable and flower gardens.