Patti McNeice is a self-taught ceramic assemblage artist living in Cowichan Bay, BC. When not up to her elbows in clay, she works fulltime as a nurse. She sits on the Arts Council of Ladysmith & District Board of Directors and teaches pottery at The Clay Hub Collective. She is the owner of Passion Over Principles Clay Art (POP Clay Art), a home-based ceramic studio. Patti creates one-of-a-kind eclectic functional or sculptural pieces out of a mixture of glass, clay, wood, metal, and fabric fragments.