Naomi Clement is a Canadian artist and educator who explores ideas of home and belonging through the powerful lens of functional ceramics. Naomi received her MFA from Louisiana State University in 2017, and her B.F.A from the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design University in 2003. Her formal education is balanced with a host of experiences in the ceramic field: she has been an apprentice to two established potters; has given lectures; has attended multiple workshops and residencies throughout North America; and she recently served as a board member for the National Council on the Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA). Naomi has exhibited her work throughout the U.S. and Canada, and was named a 2017 Emerging Artist by Ceramics Monthly magazine.