Kendra D’Angora is a graduate of Massachusetts College of Art, as well as Aquinas College. All aspects of nature and life experience inspire Kendra’s art. She grew up near the sea. Nature is her muse.
For many years, she taught children in the school system of Brookline, Massachusetts. She was involved in several cooperative studios, and then became the assistant technician to the Clay Tech at Massachusetts College of Art. She was responsible for rebuilding and maintaining kilns, organizing and managing studio materials and facilities, as well as assisting the students. She is now the Art teacher for Saint Margaret's Regional School in Buzzard's Bay, Saint Stanislaus School in Fall River, and Wareham Council on Aging in Wareham. Kendra also currently teaches art of all mediums to all ages in her home
studio, as well as at the Plymouth Guild Center for the Arts..
She recently finished illustrations for the upcoming children's book, "Matilda". This is the story of a donkey whose life changes for the better. She also drew illustrations for the children's book, "Three Ducks and a Goose". The cd attached includes the title song, sung by the chldren's choir of Saint Margaret's Regional School, where she teaches art.
She has participated in a large number of regional shows, auctions, and fairs throughout her years as a professional artist. Galleries as far as California have exhibited her sculptural clay work, as well as her pencil drawings. Awards are listed below.
Kendra’s pottery can be seen at Old Company Store in Wareham, Cape Cod Cultural Center in Yarmouth, Ma, Plymouth Guild For The Arts Artisan Shop, and How on Earth in Mattapoisett.
Commissions are available for portraits...people and animals, landscapes, illustrations, sculpture and pottery. Actually, any idea you have.
Make an appointment for studio classes or to buy some art.
2014 Best in Pottery, 4th Annual Summer Fine Craft Exhibition, Plymouth Guild For The Arts
Best in Sculpture, Cape Cod Art Association National Exhibit
2012 Honorable Mention, Plymouth Guild center for the Arts, Annual Juried Exhibit
2011 Best in Sculpture, Fall Juried Exhibit, Falmouth Art Center
2010 Best in sculpture, All Media Fall Juried Art Show, Falmouth Art Center
2010 Blue ribbon for drawing at the Bourne Beautification Organization spring exhibit
2008 Second place for Drawing in the National Exhibit at Cape Cod Art Association
2008 Third prize in the National Drawing show at the South Shore Art Center
2007 First prize in Sculpture at the Cape Cod Art Association
2007 First prize in Pastel at the Cape Cod Art Association
2007 Third prize in Drawing in the Mid Summer Art Show at the Duxbury Art Association
2004 Second place for Drawing in the Winter Juried Art Exhibit at Cape Cod Art Association
1986 Blue Ribbon for Drawing at the Boston Globe Scholastic Art Awards
1986 Blue Ribbon for Drawing at the Plymouth Art Exhibit
1985 Blue Ribbon for Drawing at the Boston Globe Scholastic Art Awards
1985 Blue Ribbon for Drawing at the Plymouth Art Exhibit