Robert Stickney is a good friend and artist based in Vancouver,BC. After receiving a degree in architecture from the University of Manitoba and a BFA in ceramics at Lethbridge, Robert became fascinated with Japanese aesthetics. This led to a lifelong exploration of the culture and world of Japanese ceramics. Since retiring from teaching, Robert has focused on creating tea-ware, wood firing mostly at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts inBurnaby BC. Robert is often an honoured guest at our tea bar.