Jude Wensley is a joint first year tutor for decorative arts and also teaches across all three years of the course. Jude's specialism is ceramics and drawing.
Jude continually works to develop the course and is jointly involved in timetabling and staffing of first year practical modules. She teaches workshops, lectures and supervises tutorial groups and also teaches MA – contemporary craft and currently supervises two students.
Prior to Jude's appointment in 1995 she taught in a number of further education establishments in addition to teaching at Loughborough College of Art and Design. Whilst at NTU Jude taught at Staffordshire University on the MA History of Ceramics programme. Jude has a post graduate diploma in the history of ceramics and MPhil in the same subject.
Jude's research is in the development of her own practice. She is currently involved in developing drawing and painting. This may lead to outcomes in ceramics.
Jude has been involved in the Hothouse Programme run by the Crafts Council.