Elizabeth BurrittElizabeth Burritt (Medicine Hat, Alberta) is a designer/maker who has had the good fortune in the past several years to live by the ocean, in the mountains and on the prairies. Elizabeth’s training includes a diploma in Editorial Illustration from Sheridan College and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Emily Carr University of Art and Design. She currently lives in Medicine Hat, Alberta.
Her ceramic practice includes vessel making, sculpture and most recently, jewellery. Elizabeth’s work is heavily weighted toward surface considerations. Most pieces are made of unglazed polished porcelain with hand-painted, monochromatic decoration. The imagery on her work comes from her immediate environment and has transitioned from urban to rural accordingly.