Faith Ann's Profile

About

The process begins in my garden...

With my grandmother’s rolling pin and fine white clay, I create a lasting impression of favorite local leaves and garden blossoms by hand in my small studio or at the old picnic table under the old ginkgo tree in my Milwaukee backyard.

Following a unique and lengthy drying process, I "watercolor glaze" each piece between multiple ceramic firings. The result of this 4 to 6 week process is a limited number of quietly elegant pieces.

A Wisconsin watercolor artist and potter for over 20 years, I've married a lifelong fondness for wildflowers & local perennials with my intricately detailed “ceramic canvases” and signature watercolor-glazing techniques. You might see me working on the newest piece, at the old picnic table in my backyard,…

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  • Female
  • Born on November 18
  • Joined July 11, 2009

Favorite materials

CLAY, fantastic textured Ginkgo leaves, delicate Lily of the Valley slips, sturdy Prairie Cone flowers, dependable Hosta varieties, bouquets of tall Allium, spring Wisconsin wildflowers, Wild Geranium cuttings, Bleeding heart cuttings, lacey green Northern Fern fronds, delicate white Spring Snowdrop blossoms, bright red Summer Tulips, and intricate Queen Annes Lace

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About

The process begins in my garden...

With my grandmother’s rolling pin and fine white clay, I create a lasting impression of favorite local leaves and garden blossoms by hand in my small studio or at the old picnic table under the old ginkgo tree in my Milwaukee backyard.

Following a unique and lengthy drying process, I "watercolor glaze" each piece between multiple ceramic firings. The result of this 4 to 6 week process is a limited number of quietly elegant pieces.

A Wisconsin watercolor artist and potter for over 20 years, I've married a lifelong fondness for wildflowers & local perennials with my intricately detailed “ceramic canvases” and signature watercolor-glazing techniques. You might see me working on the newest piece, at the old picnic table in my backyard, beneath where the ginkgo and magnolia branches meet.

I make each piece as if it is a gift for my mother. I love what I do, aim to please, and always appreciate your patronage!

Thank you for considering my work for your family, your friends, your clients, and you!

Faith Ann

*When openings in my calendar allow, I accept custom requests. Search 'CUSTOM' in the search bar BELOW my shop heading for examples & details!

You can see my work today at:
*The Domes” Mitchell Park Conservatory in Milwaukee, WI
*Cedar Creek Pottery, above The Winery in the Settlement, Cedarburg, WI
*Wild Apple Studio & Gallery in Menasha, WI
*Samara Studios in Milwaukee, WI
*Art & Soul Gallery in Milwaukee, WI
*The Trout Art Museum, downtown Appleton, WI
*Arts of Daycholah in Green Lake, WI
*Boerner Botanical Gardens in Greenfield/Hales Corners
*Ohlbrich Botanical Garden in Madison, WI
*Twisted Sisters in Indianapolis, Indiana
*Maiden Wisconsin & Ginny's Cupboard in Sparta, WI
*Cedar Harbor on Morrison in Appleton

To support other handmade artisans, please search "teamhandmade" and "Made in Wisconsin".
Thank you for buying handmade!

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