Jeffrey Lipton's Profile
I am a potter. I grew up in the great state of Maine where I enjoyed sledding in the winters, swimming in the summers, and getting muddy in the stream behind my house. These days I can be found getting muddy in my studio.
I like making. Getting into the studio, scratching my head and deciding what to make. I like drawing. Flushing out sketches of people: lumerjacks, vikings, 70's mustachiod men. And I love combining the two, imagery and pottery. When I see people getting a kick out of an image and connecting with a pot I know something worked. Thats pretty much what I'm after.
All of my work is durable high-fire stoneware and meant to be eaten off of, drank from, and generally enjoyed. It is lead-free, microwave and dishwasher safe.
I fire my work in a wood burning kiln, a process that takes roughly 20 hours of…
- Joined November 14, 2010