Manda Helal is a ceramic artist and educator with more than twenty years of experience teaching pottery to students of all ages and diverse backgrounds. Her skills include throwing, coiling, glazing, firing, and Raku. Manda makes sculpture and functional objects. In addition, she has designed and created community-based and public art projects. She is currently 3D Technician at Camberwell College of Art, University of the Arts London (UAL) and she has written ceramics online content for ALTO Arts Teaching and Learning Online, UAL. Additional areas of expertise include environmental awareness, recycling, and composting. Manda lives and works in the East End of London.