Penny Young's Profile
Minx Ware designs are mainly wheel-thrown ceramics, individually hand made with care. These ceramic pieces integrate with the kitchen, dining room and bath in a large color assortment with a red or white clay body that affects the glaze results. The clays I use are commercial and are dishwasher and microwave safe, and are fired to Cone 5 which is mid-range high firing. Each piece is unique, sets are approximate matches that have individual details, indicating that they are not cast from a mold.
PA is my new home as of 2011, and the seasonal imagery, especially leaves falling in Autumn and the bare trees in Winter, has inspired me greatly. I received an M.F.A. from California State University Northridge, and graduated from the University of California Santa Barbara, but the bulk of my aesthetic was formed when I attended California State University Long Beach in the 1990s. I have been an...
- Born on September 28
- Joined October 12, 2011