"The chief source of art is man's pleasure in his daily work, which expresses itself and is embodied in that art itself." William Morris (1834-1896)
Sunday, February 10, 2013
That tall piece you saw Steve throwing on an earlier post
We have finished making pieces for the ACC Baltimore show and are now
glazing and firing but I did take some photos of works in process. Since
we have been fortunate enough to exhibit at the ACC Baltimore show
since 1998 in one venue or another (wholesale or retail or both), we do
try to present new work for our galleries and/or our collectors. Some people, of course, have
never seen us but others have and it is for them and our own creative
spirit that we use the ACC Baltimore show as a debut for the year. Here
are some photos of some of the special pieces before they go into the
Welcome! Steve and I wanted to show you our current work in a more spontaneous way. For those of you who have been collecting our work, this will add some depth to our connection. For those of you just finding us, we hope this will inspire you. Please feel free to post comments or contact us directly at 845.246.6952
We have been studio potters since 1973 and started working in the Arts and Crafts Style in 1997.
Inspired by the original Arts and Crafts Movement 1890-1910, we make both Classic Arts and Crafts pottery and a wide variety of our own designs. Each pot is thrown on the potter's wheel by Steve out of stoneware clay and then sculpted individually by either Steve or Cherie. After drying, they are fired to a bisque temperature before glazing and then fired to over 2200 degrees Fahrenheit. All vases are water tight and can be used for fresh flowers. They are NOT food safe.
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Back to the beginning
Steve's handbuilt vase 1974
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