Beatriz Gutiérrez González grew up in the island of Tenerife, Spain. She has been an studio potter for thirteen years. Her journey with clay began in Scotland at age 28 and continued when she moved to America to study at Penland School of Crafts in 2010.
In 2018 she built a wood kiln at her home in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Bedford County, Virginia. She is currently working with Kevin Crowe at the Tye River Pottery to increase her knowledge of wood firing. Her work is available at her studio.