Clay Coyote Pottery is 20 years old this year. We make everything you see here 4 miles north of Hutchinson Minnesota. Our beautiful surroundings are a constant inspiration. Our studio is between tucked in between Todd Lake and rolling farmland. It looks out over our prairie restoration project.
Tom has been working as a potter for almost 20 years, following a career in marketing and advertising. Betsy joined in the pottery work in 1993, glazing and firing. In throwing,
Tom avoids use of tools, preferring to form pots solely with his hands. He feels this increases the potter-user communication in a way that use of ribs and other tools cannot.
We create pieces to be beautiful, as well as functional. We don't consider a pot finished, until it has been used. We create everything to be food safe. It can go in the oven,...
- Joined February 28, 2009