Trisha Kyner received a B.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and an M.F.A. in ceramics from the University of Montana, Missoula. Her ceramic figures have been shown at Grounds For Sculpture in New Jersey, the National Gallery of India in Bombay and the California Clay Conference in Davis, CA. In addition to her clay work, she produces public sculptures in a variety of materials with the collaborative Grendel's Mother.