Red Moon Rising Studios

Curriculum Vitae for Gabriel Kline

Gabriel Rylander Kline
77 Montview Drive
Asheville NC 28801
828 253 2092


To create masterful works in clay. To teach passionately.. To provide creative opportunities to others. To foster community. To shine light. To continually advance. To bring art to the forefront.


Brown University, BA, Religious Studies and Visual Art, 1999
Additionally studied at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1998 and The Rhode Island School of Design 1996-99

Ceramics Workshops with Don Reitz, 2004, Nick Joerling, 2006, Linda McFarlane, 2006, Kevin Crowe, 2007, Alex Irvine, 2010, Jason Bige Burnett, 2011

Ceramics Experience:

Studio Potter, Red Moon Rising Studios, Asheville, NC, 2005- present
Apprentice to Hank Goodman, Hank Goodman Stoneware, Arden, NC, 2005
Show Coordinator, Jim Shirk Retrospective, Carlisle, PA, 2004
Production Assistant, Wayne Village Pottery, Wayne, ME, 2004
Studio Manager, Dragonfly Studio, Tybee Island GA, 2001-03
Studio Assistant, Sunset Ceramics, St John, USVI, 2000
Shipping Coordinator, Jonathan Adler, NYC, 1999
Summer Program Coordinator, Lily and the People, Seattle WA,1998


Best in Show, Tybee Island Festival of the Arts, 2004
Best in Show, Tybee Island Festival of the Arts, 2005

Teaching Experience:

Ceramics Instructor, Odyssey Center for the Ceramic Arts, Asheville, NC 2005- present Extremely popular with kids, adults, and special needs students

Kids Classes: Gabe’s Groovalicious Clay Games Vol 1-20, 2006-2012
Captain Gabe’s Clay Adventure Vol 1-8, 2008-2012
Make It, Bake It, Take It, 2011
Advanced Techniques for Young Potters, 2008-2011
Young Potter’s Wheel Workshop Vol 1-4, 2008-2011
Gabe and Ted’s Excellent Clay Adventure , 2006
Special Needs Clay Class, 2006

Adult Classes: Cone 6 Glaze Alchemy, 2012
Setting The Table, 2011
Bigger Pots, Made Easy, 2011
Pots for Peace Vol 1 and 2, 2009-2010
The Ultimate Beginner’s Wheel Class Vol 1-6, 2007-2009 Gabe’s Dirty Litlle Secrets Vol 1-6, 2007-2011

Camp Wekeela, Canton, ME, 1999-2003
Creative Arts Department Head

Baldwin Community Schools, Baldwin, MI, 2003
Substitute teacher

Workshops Taught: St Petersberg Clay Company Knowledge Clinic, 2011, “Throwing small, Throwing BIG!”
North Carolina K-12 Educators Conference, 2006, 2010 “Creating Large Scale Coil Projects in Groups”
North Carolina Art Education Association Conference Super Session, 2009 “ Expanding Creative Opportunities”

Publications: “500 Pitchers”, Lark Books, 2006
“Setting the Table”, Laurel of Asheville, 2007

Gallery Representation:

Wickwire Fine Art, Hendersonville, NC , 828 692 6222
Salon Blue Ridge, Hendersonville, NC
Zambras, Asheville, NC
Dragonfly Studio, Tybee Island, GA
Gallery 516, Savannah, GA
The Garden Gallery, Carlisle, PA
Gallery Of the Mountains, Asheville NC
Odyssey Center for the Ceramic Arts, Asheville, NC

Solo Shows:

“Breakfast for Champions” Over Easy, Asheville, 2010
“Post Modern Folk,” Ananda, Asheville, NC, 2010
“The Appalasian Aesthetic”, The Window Gallery, West Asheville, 2007
“100 Plates”, The Grace and Cameron West Art Gallery, Pfeiffer University, Meisenheimer, NC, 2008

Group Shows:

“Influential Design” The Odyssey Center Gallery, Asheville, NC 2011
“The Pottery of Buncombe County: A Historical and Contemporary Overview” The North Carolina Pottery Center, Seagrove, NC 2010

Inclusions in Major Juried Shows and Festivals:

Florida Keys Art Guild, Winter Festival of the Arts, Key West, FL 2011
Magnoliafest, Live Oak, Fl, 2011
Charlotte Fine Arts Festival, Charlotte, NC, 2011
The 39th Annual Village Craft Show, Biltmore Village, Asheville NC, 2011
Celadon Arts Festival, Beaufort, SC, 2011
Wakarusa Art and Music Festival, Arkansas, 2011
Electric Forest Art and Music Festival, Rothbury MI, 2011
Lake Eden Arts Festival, Black Mountain, NC 2009, 2011
Christmas on the River, Savannah, GA 2010, 2011
Nateva Festival, Oxford, ME, 2010
Bele Chere, Asheville, NC, 2009-2010
The Big Crafty, Asheville NC, 2008
Loki Festival, Horseshoe, NC, 2008
Trinumeral Festival, Horseshoe, NC, 2008
AMJAM, Horseshoe, NC, 2008
Bonnaroo, Manchester, TN, 2003-2007
Lexington Avenue Art and Fun Festival, Asheville. NC, 2005-2008
River District Studio Stroll, Asheville, 2005-2010
Regeneration, Horseshoe, NC 2007
One World, Horseshoe, NC 2007
Ashefest, Horseshoe, NC 2007
Canton Mountain Fest, Canton, NC, 2007
Tybee Island Festival of the Arts, Tybee Island, GA, 2000-2005, 2010
Spring Fling, Tybee Island, GA, 2000-2005

Other Experience:

Koala, Wilderness Society, Sydney, Australia, 1998
Catering Staff, Dickinson College Catering, Carlisle, PA1995-97
Waitstaff, Tony Roma’s, Savannah GA, 2000-02
Carver, Riodisio, Manhattan, NYC 1999
Deli Help, Tropicale, St John, USVI, 2000
Autoclave Specialist, Brown University, 1996
General Industrialist, Factories around South Central PA, 1995
Office Assistant, The Northeast Conference, Carlisle, PA, Various
Helper, Nationwide Transmissions, Hilton Head, SC, 2002