Victoria Baker's Profile
"When you put your hand against my pots you are palm to palm with the artist.” Nadine Gordimer from African Earth
Hi, I'm Victoria Baker and I run Little Wren Pottery here on Etsy. Thanks for dropping by!
I'm from the picturesque market town of Northallerton in North Yorkshire where I both live and work. My pottery skills were passed down to me by my Dad, he's a great potter and although we don't always see eye to eye he often cheers me up with one of his bad jokes and reassuring advice.
I primarily throw pots in stoneware and all my clay comes from Devon. The process of creating a piece is quite a long one and can take anything from 4 to 5 weeks. First I'll throw a pot on the wheel, its then left to dry before loading into the kiln for the first firing known as the bisque. Once bisque fired it is then glazed and put in...
- Joined July 17, 2009