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Welcome to our Directory of Potters

As our mission focuses on North Carolina pottery, only North Carolina potters and ceramic artists who have chosen to submit a listing are listed in our directory. We hope this directory helps you along the way on your North Carolina pottery adventure!

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Snails Pace Pottery
Nancy Lewis

Handmade in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Specializing in one-of-a-kind decorative vases and lamps. The glazing process is painterly, detailed, delicate, and time consuming. The work is done one piece at a time and multi-fired.

282 W Grandview Hts, Boone, NC 28607
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Shawn Ireland Pottery
Shawn Ireland

I make wood-fired functional pottery for home use as well as sculptural and figurative candleholders.

134 Penland Rd, Bakersville, NC 28705
My studio/shop is open to the public.
David Fernandez & Alexa Modderno

Located downtown beside our home in the historic Seagrove general store. Working independently, each piece reflects our individual styles. A variety of decorative and functional wheel turned pottery and custom glazes creating a range of vibrant colors.

136 W Main St, Seagrove, NC 27341
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Sawmill Creek Pottery
Ed and Kari McIlvaine

Handmade functional wood, gas and electric fired pottery.

80 Highway 28 South, Bryson City, NC 28713
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Ron Philbeck Pottery
Ron Philbeck

I make soda fired stoneware for use and decoration in the home. Many pots feature animal figures.

757 Wallace Grove Rd Shelby, NC 28150
My studio/shop is open to the public.
River’s Edge Pottery
Nancy R. Edge

I have been doing pottery for over 25 years. My work is largely production pottery and Raku and can be found at Cape Fear Studios in the historic district of Fayetteville, N.C. Cape Fear studios is a co-op with many artist several of whom are potters.

148 Maxwell St, Fayetteville, NC 28301
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Rice Branch Studio
Vicky Smith

My studio and wood firing kiln set on 17 acres of woodland in Greene County. The kiln is fired twice a year, spring and fall. My work is figurative sculptures of birds and fish which are inspired by the surroundings of my home on the water in Wilmington, NC.

New Hanover
1539 Nahunta RD, Snow Hill, NC 28580
My studio/shop is ONLY open by appointment.
Reems Creek Pottery
Rachel S. Smith

Founded in 2015 by Rachel S. Smith as a shared studio space for 5-6 potters in Weaverville. There is a gallery with a mixture of functional and decorative pottery by the studio potters. Bowls, mugs, plates, bells, spoon rests, trays, vases, and much more.

181 Reems Creek Rd., Unit #6, Weaverville, NC 28787
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Pottery by Frank Neef
Frank & Cindy Neef

Located in a 105-year-old house in the heart of Seagrove. We produce crystalline glazed porcelains with elaborate cut-out designs. All work is produced by hand and on site by me and my wife Cindy. We make both decorative and functional items.

258 E Main St, Seagrove, NC 27341
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Pincu Pottery
Elise Delfield

Delightful and functional pottery, both wheel thrown and hand built, for your home. Inspired by nature, made for use.

80 Hwy 28 South, Bryson City, NC 28713
My studio/shop is open to the public.