As an artist, Clark has been experimenting with various materials and processes from a young age. A recipient of two Research and Creativity Grants through UK, she expanded her creative process through workshops at the Penland School of Crafts, the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts and Shanghai University. Clark said she is thrilled to be recognized for her work in ceramics and will be able to further her research with the funding. The Windgate Fellow also has a minor in art history. Read more from UKNow.