Minu opened the doors to Clay Factor Ceramics in Portland, OR, in 2016 in order to create a sustainable ceramic business with quality, dependability, and artistic exploration as the main driving force. In addition to providing ceramic lovers with functional porcelain wares, approaching the clay medium as a form of play is still very much at the heart of her practice.
Joy Hylton has always been curious about systems, functions, and articulations. After enjoying many careers, she has discovered her love for pottery. Whether rustic or refined, elegant, earthy or whimsical, her work is an exploration and expression of a coherent flow. Joy works out of a shared studio in Buellton, California, just a couple miles from our gallery.
Sandra began her education at an experimental studio in Mexico City, and then went on to learn a wide range of techniques in Southern California, China, Belgium and Hungary. After her time in Europe, she embraced the industrial process of slip casting, with all the personality and difficulties that come with it. Now she works out of her studio in Ojai, California.
Tiny Badger Ceramics is a small-batch production ceramics studio based in San Diego. Founded in 2015 by Heather McCalla, Tiny Badger creates handmade, functional wares for the home and table. The forms and textures are drawn from vintage glassware that Heather has collected over the years, bringing new life - and a modern twist - to these classic forms.