ANNOUNCEMENT: The 2021 Chester County Studio Tour will be held on May 15-16, and I'll be exhibiting virtually this year!
New items will be added in my online pottery shop all week this week, so be sure to check back often.
I'll post any scheduling updates on my Facebook Event Page and here as well!
This decorative Naked Raku Vessel is my 2021 County Collector Piece.
This one-of-a-kind piece will be available starting at 10AM on Saturday, May 15 at
the special price of $75 on a first-come bases (online only, since I'm a virtual artist).
This link will take you directly to the product page in my shop at 10AM on Saturday, May 15.
Enjoy perusing the following collections compiled especially for the Chester County Studio Tour!
Clicking on the buttons below each item's description to see a collection's detail page, watch a narrated video describing the work, get prices for individual pieces, and purchase any item in the collection.
FREE Contactless Studio Pick-up all week long at your convenience; shipping services available as well.
The Bonnie Ann Collection
A collection of my soda-fired bowls made using techniques taught to me by a soul sister in clay who recently passed away.
I'll be donating a portion of the proceeds from the sale of every piece in this collection to the Bonnie Ann Burnett Verge Permaculture Scholarship Fund in her memory.
Bare Clay Raku & Alternative Work
I love bare clay alternative fired pieces! I create decorative fine art ceramic pieces including horsehair & feather raku, naked raku, and sea urchin raku as well as saggar fired vessels.
Here, you'll see some of my favorite pieces, all one-of-a-kind, and all available for purchase. Enjoy!
A collection of work created in 2019 at a salt-firing workshop with Jack Troy. Items include vases, flower bricks, tea bowls, bottle vases, crocks and more!
This was a magical week of discovery for me, where I explored a looser style, experimented with a new clay body, and participated in two salt kiln firings at the wonderful Saratoga Clay Arts Center.
I love to make (and teach) raku pottery techniques!
The immediate gratification of firing a piece, pulling it from the kiln at 1850 degrees, igniting combustibles and then seeing your results in less than an hour is magical! So are the lustrous surfaces of these glazed raku decorative vessels, chosen especially for this collection. Enjoy!
Love Blue Pottery?
If you love blue pottery, you're in good company and THIS is the collection for you!
I've consolidated some of my favorite cobalt blue items into one place.
Find functional and decorative pieces here, including some unique glaze combinations and an octopus that will be the delight of your family dinners for years to come. Enjoy!
Fall in Love with Browns
These pots take brown to a whole new level! Combining my signature, hand-mixed glazes in different ways, I achieve some unique surface character on many of these decorative and functional pieces. You'll find items for every day and items for special occasions here, and fall (back?) in love with browns!
I'm always pushing the limits of what I can combine in terms of glazes to achieve atmospheric looks in my electric kiln. Here are great examples in blues and greens.
Signature Functional Work
A collection of my most popular functional pottery in a glaze combination perfect for most home decors. These pieces are a beautiful backdrop to your culinary masterpieces!
Yellow pottery is full fo sunshine and cheerfulness, and these pieces are sure to brighten up any area in your home or yard. Choose from a variety of functional and decorative work rich, mellow yellow tones.
Soda Fired Work
Soda is one of my favorite atmospheres in which to fire my work! These functional and decorative pieces were all fired at the Community Arts Center just before COVID, so many have yet to make an appearance.