A-Z Index

Veronica Watkins



117 Fire Arts



Joined Northwest in 2002

Associate Professor


  • M.F.A. Art with Ceramics emphasis; Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
  • B.F.A. Art with Ceramics and Jewelry emphasis; Northwest Missouri State University

Courses Taught

  • Ceramics
  • Drawing
  • Intro to Design
  • Drawing
  • Art Appreciation
  • Freshman Seminar
  • Survey of Art
  • Letterforms

Academic Interests

  • Art
  • History
  • Architecture
  • Landscape
  • Collaboration

Scholarly Activity

Artist Residency

  •  Clay Studio at Missoula Montana (2018)

Recent Exhibits

  • Strike, Invitational, Kansas City Urban Potters, Kansas City MO (2018)
  • Contemporary Clay 2018, International Exhibit, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction CO (2018)
  • Twin Cups: National Ceramics Exhibition 2018, Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph MO (2018)
  • The Dooley Room, An Invitational Exhibit of Three Northwest Missouri Ceramics Educators, St. Joseph MO (2017)
  • Essential Earth: Invitational Ceramics Exhibition, Wayne Arts Center, Wayne PA (2017)
  • Women in Ceramics Invitational, Gallery Zeke, Steelville, MO (2016)
  • North on 71: A Regional Collaborative Exhibition (I initiated and curated this exhibit in conjunction with NCECA 2016), Kansas City MO (2016)
  • Ozark Confluence Invitational Ceramics Exhibition, Gallery Zeke, Steelville, MO (2015)
  • 7th Annual Cup Show: Form and Function (International), Juror Chandra DeBuse, Amelia Center Gallery, Gulf Coast State College, Panama City, FL (2014)
  • 22nd Annual Strictly Functional Pottery National, Juror Christa Assad, Market House Craft Center, Lancaster, PA (2014)
  • Contemporary Raku Exhibition (Invitational), Whitaker Commons Gallery, Hood College, Frederick, MD (2014)

Student Group Advisement

  • Clay Club

Other Professional Experiences

  • Maryville Public Arts Council