Fran Jolly is a studio potter living in Plum PA. She fell in love with creating things in clay when she took her first ceramics class in high school. She continued her education at Penn State, Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, The Carnegie, Fireborn Studios, and Touchstone Center for Crafts. She continues to love the process of creating functional pottery.
Fran is a member of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Pittsburgh. She sells her work in retail shows to include Three Rivers Arts Festival, and A Fair in the Park. Fran also runs the after school pottery club at the Western PA School for the Deaf.