Kelcy Chase Folsom received his MFA in Ceramics from University of Colorado Boulder and his BFA from Georgia State University. He has been a resident artist at numerous residencies including the Center for Ceramics in Berlin, Germany, The Hambidge Center in Rabun Gap, Georgia, and The Clay Studio in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His work has been shown in over forty exhibitions nationwide. He has taught at The George Washington University, The Corcoran College of Art and Design, Maryland Institute College of Art, University of the Arts, and New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University as the Robert C. Turner Teaching Fellow. He is currently Visiting Assistant Professor in Craft/Material Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.