Evan Hobart was introduced to clay as a young child in 1993, when he participated in a ceramics after school art program in the San Geronimo Valley in West Marin, California. Hobart received his Bachelor of Arts from Humboldt State University in 2004 under the tutelage of Keith Schneider, Jim Crawford and Louis Marak. He completed his graduate degree at San Jose State University in 2011 working with Stan Welsh and Monica Van den Dool. Hobart has taught ceramics at San Jose State University, College of Marin and Medicine Hat Community College, as well as private classes at Sweet Spirit Ceramic Studio in San Rafael, California. He is currently the Professor of Ceramics at Mendocino Community College in Fort Bragg, CA. From 2011-2014 Hobart has been an Artist in Residence at Medalta in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada, College of Marin and the Mendocino Art Center in Mendocino, CA. He is now the Ceramics Program/ Studio Manager at the Mendocino Art Center."
Hobart’s work is exhibited in the USA and Canada, and is represented in many private collections throughout California.