Ayla Mullen

5338 Franklin Pike SE

Floyd, VA 24091 

(360) 789-5218




“Layer Cake: Creating Delicious Ceramic Surfaces:” Penland School of Crafts; Penland, NC— 8 week concentration.  Sept 25-Nov 18, 2015.

 Marlboro College; Marlboro, VT — Bachelor of Arts, POLITICAL THEORY/Environmental Political Thought & CERAMICS, 2014.  

Received the Robert E. Engel Award for demonstrating “Bob’s passion for the natural world and his keen powers of observation and inquiry as a natural historian.”


residencies & internships

Apprenticeship with Ellen Shankin; Floyd, VA.  July 2015- Dec 2017


juried exhibitions

“Strictly Functional Pottery National”, Lancaster, PA. 2016

“Last Call IV”, Companion Gallery, Humbolt, TN. 2019.

“Adorned”, Clay Center of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA. 2019


gallery representation

Heartwood Artisan Gallery; Abingdon, VA.

Artclectic Gallery; Johnson City, TN.

New Mountain Mercantile; Floyd, VA

Troika Gallery; Floyd, VA