Jessica Battes

Jessica Battes is an artist and educator that lives and works in Arlington,Texas. Jessica studied Fine Art at the University of North Texas in Denton where she received a B.F.A. with a concentration in ceramics. She received her M.F.A. from the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Jessica's work has been featured in local and national venues. As a student at UTSA she won the Emerging Artist Scholarship Award at the Texas Art and Craft Fair two years in a row. Her work was accepted into Craft Forms 2010, an international juried exhibition for contemporary craft. In 2012 she won a NICHE Award and her work was featured in the NICHE magazine.

Jessica currently teaches at Texas Christian University, Mountain View College, and Tarrant County College Southeast Campus.

Reception Saturday, February 7, 5-7 PM
FREE and Open to the Public

Exhibition continues through March 7, 2015


Saturday, February 7

Bountiful Bowl Pottery Fair (ONE DAY ONLY)
Rockport Fulton H.S. Commons
1801 Omohundro St. 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
$5 Admission

Reception for Featured Ceramic ArtistJessica Battes
Rockport Center for the Arts
902 Navigation Circle
5:00 -7:00 PM
Free and open to the public

Sunday, February 8

Morning Pottery Demo (@ Rockport Center for the Arts)

with featured ceramic artist Jessica Battes
Large Classroom at Rockport Center for the Arts
11:00 AM - 1:00 PMFree and open to the public

Afternoon Demos 
(Downtown Rockport)
with Betty Shamel @ Wind Way Gallery
203 S. Austin Street1:30 - 3:00 PMFree and open to the public
with Janice Joplin @ Estelle Stair Gallery406 S. Austin Street2:00 - 4:00 PMFree and open to the public