BSL Creative Arts Center
Steven Barney

Bay St. Louis, Mississippi


Steve has been building machines and playing with clay since his childhood. He is Executive Director of The Arts, Hancock County and founder of the STEAMpunk Pottery Project; teaching STEM through the experience of making pottery. Steve is also director of the Bay St. Louis Creative Arts Center, a multidisciplinary community makerspace; where he makes mugs for Lazy Magnolia Brewery. On weekends, Steve masquerades as the Mad Potter at events across the region.