About ME

E D U C A T I O N

2015–2018            BFA Ceramics. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2007                      Situational Leadership Certified Trainer. Toronto, Ontario.

2005                      FKA Certified Classroom Trainer. Vancouver, British Columbia.

1999–2000            Alberta College of Art and Design. Calgary, Alberta.

1996–1998            University of Regina. Regina, Saskatchewan.

 P R O F E S S I O N A L   A C T I V I T I E S

2010-Current        Studio Ceramics - Owner and Operator. Toni Losey Pottery. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2018-Current        New Business Case Manager. John Hancock. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2010-2018             Labour Market Analyst & Accounts Receivable Clerk. Career Discovery. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2018                      Movie Prop Production for “The Lighthouse.”  LH Productions Ltd. Halifax, Nova Scotia.     

2015                      Gift Production for North American Conference. The Roofing Contractors Association of Nova Scotia. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2014                      Prop Production for “Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles.” Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2006-2007             Training Coordinator. Starbucks Corporate. Calgary, Alberta.

2004-2006             Training Associate. Rogers Wireless. Calgary, AB.

T E A C H I N G  E X P E R I E N C E

2017-Current        NSCAD Continuing Education. Pottery Instructor. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2017                      Visiting Artist. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2015-Current        Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design Pottery Instructor. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2009-2018             Findlay Community Centre. Pottery Instructor. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2014-2016             Dragonfire Pottery. Pottery Instructor. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2010-2014             Atlantic Pottery Supplies. Pottery Instructor. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

V O L U N T E E R  &  F U N D R A I S I N G

2016-2017             Founding Member. Harbour East Ceramics. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2015-2016             Board Member - Volunteers, Venue and Sponsorship. The Dartmouth Makers. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2015                      Banook Mug Event – Fundraising. Banook Canoe Club. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2014                      Paint Your Own Pottery - Switzerland Trip Fundraising Event. Girl Guides of Canada. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2012                      Personalized Mug Event – Fundraising. Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada . Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

C O N T I N U E D   D E V E L O P M E N T

2017                      Workshop with Carol Gouthro. Hamilton, Ontario.

2016                      Workshop with Vincent Massey. Nova Scotia Potters’ Guild. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2015                      Workshop with Joan Bruneau. Lunenburg School of the Arts. Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

2013                      Workshop with Jane Harold. Nova Scotia Potters’ Guild. Cape Bretton, Nova Scotia.

2010                      Studied with Carol Smeraldo. Atlantic Pottery Supplies. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

A W A R D S

2017                      Kevin and Karen Lynch Scholarships for Ceramics. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2015                      Regional Residential Services Society Community Recognition Award. For fostering a positive learning environment for a blind and deaf student in Ceramics. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

P U B L I C A T I O N S

2018                      NSCAD Graduation Catalogue. April 2018. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2018                      Ceramics Monthly. January 2018. United States.

2017                      The Crafted Dish. Canadian Ceramics Cookbook. Canada.

2017                      Promotional Material. Fall/Winter 2017 NSCAD Continuing Education. Halifax, Nova Scotia

P R I N T E D   A R T I C L E S

2018                      Ceramics Was Love at First Feel. The Chronicle Herald –  July 27, 2018. Halifax, Nova Scotia

2015                      What’s Happening - Pottery Sale. The Chronicle Herald – December 3, 2015. Halifax, Nova Scotia

2015                      Losey’s Peepers Have Own Voice. The Chronicle Herald – August 28, 2015. Halifax, Nova Scotia

2015                      What’s Happening – Losey Exhibiton. The Chronicle Herald – August 13, 2015. Halifax, Nova Scotia

2012                      A Hive of Creative Energy. The Weekly News – August 2, 2012. Dartmouth, Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia

2011                      Ceramics Artist Finds Inspiration at Local Lakes, Parks. Weekly News – September 29, 2011. Halifax, Nova Scotia

U P C O M I N G  E X H I B I T I O N S

2019                      Group Exhibition.NCECA -  Bonspiel Exhibition. Minneapolis, Minnesota.

2019                      Solo Exhibition. The Craig Gallery. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2019                      Joint Exhibition. Mary E. Black Gallery. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2018                      Exhibition. SOFA Chicago. Chicago, Illinois

2018                      Open Studio Exhibition and Sale. Toni Losey Pottery. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

S E L E C T E D  E X H I B I T I O N S

2018                      Group Exhibition. Nova Scotia Potters’ Guild. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2018                      Graduation Exhibition. Anna Leonowens. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2018                      Squeeze / Burst. Craig Gallery. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2017                      New Work – Solo Exhibition. Anna Leonowens. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2017                      NSCAD Winter Exhibition. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2017                      The DISH. Medalta. Medicine Hat, Alberta.

2012 - 2017           Annual Open Studio Exhibition and Sale. Toni Losey Pottery. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2016                      NSCAD Winter Exhibition. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2016                      Special Focus Exhibition. Starfish Awards. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2016                      NSCAD Fall Exhibition. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2016                      Four Years with Fornax. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2015                      Eastern Shores – Solo Exhibition. Argyle Fine Art Gallery. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2014 - 2015           Annual Open Studio and Sale. Dragonfire Pottery Supplies. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2010 - 2013           Annual Open Studio and Sale. Atlantic Pottery Supplies and School. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2012                      Bottled – Solo Exhibition. Swoon Fine Art & Antiques. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2011                      Flora, Systematic Excerpts from the Places Unknown – Solo Exhibition. Swoon. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

2011                      One of a Kind Christmas Ornament Party and Sale. Swoon. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

J U R I E D  C R A F T  S H O W S  

2015-2018             Dartmouth Makers Market. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

2015-2018             Halifax Crafters Market. Halifax, Nova Scotia.            

O N G O I N G   R E P R E S E N T A T I O N

Lucky Rabbit & Co. Annapolis Royale, Nova Scotia.

Made in the Maritimes. Halifax and Bedford, Nova Scotia.

Kept. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

Osprey Gallery. Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia.

Here Nor There. Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia.

Argyle Fine Art. Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Fine Crafts Gallery. Rustico, Prince Edward Island.

Urban Nest. Miramichi, New Brunswick.