Rachel Kirk is an Artist and Middle School Art Teacher currently living in Wilmington, NC. She holds a BFA in Studio Art with concentrations in ceramics and fibers, and a BS in Art Education (K-12) from Appalachian State University. Rachel’s work in both ceramics and fibers infuses traditional methods with contemporary practices. Her Finnish heritage, and her deep connection with the ocean have also been sources for recent works. She has exhibited in several group exhibitions in North Carolina.