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Kori Brudos - Holmen, WI

I was introduced to throwing in 2002 and it has since grown to be my passion.  I create functional pieces that are pleasing to the eye and to the touch, and all are dishwasher, microwave and oven safe!  My main intention is for the piece to be used by their owner.  I take pride in the careful thought that goes into each piece to make it functional.  Recently, I have found myself inspired by organic lines and objects in nature.  I am very pleased with the direction my pottery is moving.

Doug Cole - Sumner, IA

I was a secondary art instructor for thirty-three years and retired in 2000. That same year I established Cole Art Pottery.

My pottery is electric fired cone six wheel-thrown stoneware. I am always enthused about the endless possibilities and permanence of clay. The tactile qualities of clay and the physical challenges are always making the process of working with clay a rewarding experience.

Cole Pottery is recognizable because of the use of red stoneware clay with brushed iron oxide stain. This enhances and darkens the clay. I also use embellishments of carved wooden and sculptural elements, various natural slip decoration and embedded marine fossils on the pottery.

The glazing techniques that I use include spraying, dipping, pouring and splattering. These techniques lead to one of a kind pottery pieces. I specialize in the forms of vases, bottlenecks, a variety of bowl shapes and lidded forms.

My pottery can be found in galleries in Iowa and Minnesota. I also participate in eight to ten art shows during the spring, summer and fall months.

Doug Cole, Cole Art Pottery, 100 W 1st St, Sumner, IA 50674

Kirk Neihouse - Marshalltown, IA

Rick Scheffert - Calmar, IA

Rebecca Skow - Iowa City, IA

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