Passion Trenkelbach was born in Austin, Texas, and lives and works in Houston. In December 2017, she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art with a minor in Art History from University of Houston-Clear Lake. She is now attending UHCL in pursing her Master of Arts in Humanities while also working on her ceramics portfolio. Much of her work is influenced by ancient Grecian and Cypriot pottery, because of this Passion attends a yearly archaeological dig in Cyprus where she does field work and draws inspiration for her own art. Passion exhibited most recently at the UHCL Neumann Library in the “Honey, I Shrunk the Art Show” and the “2018 UHCL Art Association Ceramic Exhibition”. She’s currently participates in many markets and festivals around the Houston area and is working on opening her own online store.