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Jo Ellen Westmoreland

Assistant Director

Studio Manager - Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Lapidar,y and Mixed Media Studios


Jo Ellen believes that finding creativity can improve your quality of life. It is something she knows to be true,having taught clay classes at The Crafts Center for nearly two decades. Jo Ellen manages the glass, lapidary, jewelry, fibers and mixed media studios. Her devotion to learning over the years has helped her nurture many wonderful friendships and memories both as a teacher and crafts lover. With pottery, glass and needlework at the top of the list, Jo Ellen has a variety of skills to share with NC State students and her local community of over 40 years.