About Pocosin Arts

2018-2019 Resident Artists

Gabrielle Graber


Gabrielle, “Gabe”, received her BFA from Ball State University, IN and her MFA from the New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University. She received a Windgate Fellowship for the Center for Craft,  Creativity and Design in Asheville, NC. Her work has been published in Cermophile: Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, Volume XXVII. 


Talya Kantro

A Long Island, NY, native Talya earned her BFA in Metal from SUNY New Paltz. She is an experienced artist who recently returned from working in Tel Aviv as a bench jeweler for Artemer Studio, a contemporary jewelry business, and Peters Valley School of Craft as a studio assistant. Her love of working with metals began at the age of 9 that grew into a passion for creating jewelry with metal and enamel. Her current work reinterprets creatures of the deepest ocean.