Susan O’Byrne was born and grew up in Cork, Ireland. In 1991 she received a Certificate with Merit from the Grennan Mill Craft School in Co. Kilkenny. From there she moved to Scotland and the Edinburgh College of Art, graduating in 1999 with a First Class Honours Degree in Design and Applied Arts and a Post Graduate Diploma in Ceramics in 2000. She specializes in the making of allegorical animal forms. Her work is known for its innovative use of paper-clay and its highly intricate printed and collaged porcelain surfaces. Susan’s work has won several awards, is in a number of public collections and is exhibited internationally.
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