MIKE ANDERSON a fine arts major and former art instructor currently works in his Rockport Texas studio making functional and decorative pottery. His work is displayed at the Rockport Center for the Arts, and Port Aransas Art Center. potterypostings.blogspot.com
V. CHIN born in Thailand, trained in Japan and practicing his craft in Seabrook, TX strives to make “good” ceramics. Known for his quaint depiction of frogs on his pottery, his work is internationally exhibited. www.vchingallery.com
BARBARA FRANCIS is a Waco potter who specializes in pieces featuring interesting textures. She is known for her hand-carving and sprigging. She teaches both adults and children in her home studio. Follow her on Facebook.
ROSS DE LA GARZA is a 7th generation Texan who grew up along the coastline in Corpus Christ. He began making whimsical clay fish over 20 years ago. Each of his fish is unique in design and expression with just the right amount of levity and whimsy. www.phishross.com
MIKE GRAFA lives in Austin, where he works at his studio and teaches at Austin Community College. Mike’s work has been exhibited throughout the southwest in galleries and art shows. Follow him on Facebook.
AL & JENI HOEKSEMA began their business JUS’CUZ in 2000. They make high fired stoneware and delicately carved one of a kind sculpture in their Hill Country studio. www.juscuzpottery.com
CHRIS & CAROL HOUGHTON are Rockport Texas potters who work out of their studio OYSTER PLATE COVE, One Hermitage Drive. Pieces are also available at www.AlohaCarolAnn.Etsy.com.
STAN IRVIN focuses on hand-building and altered wheel-throwing clay pieces. Highly-skilled, Stan has won many awards. www.stanirvin.com
AMY LANCASTER a Houston potter creates pieces inspired by her love of the ocean. www.amylancasterpottery.com
LUCAS McCAIN’s pottery is always moving towards quietness and simplicity. Both tradition and generosity appeal to him and have a way of shaping his work. In 2001 Lucas earned a degree in studio ceramics from the University of Wyoming. Since 2004 Lucas has maintained his pottery studio in Fort Worth, TX where he lives with his wife and 3 daughters. He hopes that his pots will gently become a part of your daily life. www.twicebornpottery.com
BOBBIE McCREA creates pottery that reflects her love for Japanese art. Bobbie owns and operates a studio in Lake Travis with her daughter Megan. Along with Raku, they work in high fire stoneware and porcelain clays with glazes formulated from raw materials. www.northshorepottery.com
ROY ODOM & CINDI WILLS “SoulFlame Pottery” Fort Worth, TX have worked together since 2005. Roy works the wheel and Cindi hand-builds pieces that art “artsy” functional as well as figurative. www.soulflamepottery.com
FERN OLSON took her first pottery class here in Rockport from Genie Mysorski. She is one of the original Bountiful Bowl potters. After a hiatus of 11 years, we welcome her back.
VICKY PHILLIPS moved from Hollywood California to the Hill Country and rediscovered her love for clay. Known as “Mud Magic Art” her works are hand-thrown and nature inspired. www.mudmagicart.com