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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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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.
Thomas Pottery
Scott & Bobbie Thomas

Thomas Pottery is a studio where art and nature become one. The beauty of the countryside with its rich colors, textures, and shapes is captured in clay for a lifetime. Just as in nature, each stoneware creation is unique and represents the artistic vision of Scott and Bobbie.

1295 NC-705, Seagrove, NC 27341
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Batton Clayworks
Sandy & Ann Batton

We are a husband and wife team dedicated to making fine ceramic works. We use wheel thrown and hand built techniques, surface decoration, and glaze to make each piece a functional work of art. Our studio is open to the public.

349 Kenilworth Rd, Asheville, NC 28805
My studio/shop is open to the public.
Nine Toes Pottery
Ronan Kyle Peterson

Highly decorated, functional red earthenware pots.

#4 The Glen, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
My studio/shop is ONLY open by appointment.
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.
Leftwich Pottery
Rodney H. Leftwich

Folk and Art pottery inspired by historical western NC traditions. Face Jugs and Folk Figures, Crystalline glazes and Cameo decorations inspired by Pisgah Forest Pottery, and incised and cut-out art pottery with unique mountain scenes of farms, animals, and country people. Member of the Southern Highland Craft Guild.

166 Bane Rd, Mills River, NC 28759
My studio/shop is ONLY open by appointment and for kiln openings.
Beckett Pottery
Robin Beckett

In home Studio full time pottery making mid-range fired functional pottery wholesale and retail.

3550 Beroth Cir
Pfafftown, NC 27040
My studio/shop is ONLY open by appointment.
Arbitrary Forms Studio
Robert Milnes

I re-opened Arbitrary Forms Studio when Karen and I moved to Asheville in 2015. I create unique functional objects and sculptures that explore shapes that I have made and the ideas that formed them over the past 40 years. At this point, my practice focuses on vessels that are based on combinations of positive and negative, volumetric shapes with surfaces that include binary symbols based on Morse code and other systems of representation.

10a Meadowview Road, Asheville NC 28804
My studio/shop is ONLY open by appointment and for kiln openings.
Gable’s Pottery Barn
Rob Gable

Mostly hand thrown functional pieces with an occasional artistic piece.

1709 W McRainey Rd, Parkton, NC 28371
My studio/shop is ONLY open by appointment.
Studio Tabula Rasa
Reiko Miyagi

One of a kind, organically shaped stoneware with fanciful sgraffito design. Also a line of understated, functional glaze-work. Learned pottery making in Japan. My work is available at two locations in Asheville's River Arts District. Please see my website for details.

344 Depot St, Asheville, NC 28787
My studio/shop is open to the public.