David Parsons

Executive Director and Owner

David has an MFA from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University and a BFA from CSU Long Beach. He has taught at various colleges and universities across the country since 1989, including University of Michigan and College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, as well as El Camino College. He is currently a professor at CSU Dominguez Hills. David has been involved with numerous shows and exhibits, regionally and internationally, and is represented in many private collections. He is past president of the Ann Arbor Potters Guild and opened Summer Studios Arts Academy in 2005. He teaches drawing, painting, clay sculpture, and pottery. David provides local volunteer services and is a member of both Lomita and Palos Verdes Chamber of Commerce.