Karen O'Lone-Hahn's Profile

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While waiting for my daughter to finish her painting class, I asked a friend of mine who teaches clay down the hall if I could come in and mess around on the wheel so I didn't have to drive all the way home again. Well, she might as well have given me a drug, because I quickly became totally addicted! I started out with very small pots, suffering through lots of failures but loving the challenge. I kept going and now
with the encouragement of folks who have been buying my new found craft in my studio and at different festivals, I have decided to offer my work on etsy. Everything I make is one of a kind. Often the clay dictates to me what it will be, which is one of the aspects that I like so much about doing it. It is teaching me so much- mostly patience and letting go.
I hope you enjoy looking around and if you see something you like, know that it is made with love and care by a…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 17
  • Joined January 9, 2012

Favorite materials

white clay, stoneware, cone 6 food safe glazes, under glaze, hand made molds

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Functional and Decorative Handmade Pottery

About

While waiting for my daughter to finish her painting class, I asked a friend of mine who teaches clay down the hall if I could come in and mess around on the wheel so I didn't have to drive all the way home again. Well, she might as well have given me a drug, because I quickly became totally addicted! I started out with very small pots, suffering through lots of failures but loving the challenge. I kept going and now
with the encouragement of folks who have been buying my new found craft in my studio and at different festivals, I have decided to offer my work on etsy. Everything I make is one of a kind. Often the clay dictates to me what it will be, which is one of the aspects that I like so much about doing it. It is teaching me so much- mostly patience and letting go.
I hope you enjoy looking around and if you see something you like, know that it is made with love and care by a joyful novice!

I have also been a painter for the last 20+ years and have been showing and selling my paintings and prints in Art Festivals, Fairs and Galleries all over the East Coast. I have won many accolades for my work and enjoy painting immensely.

Please visit my website: www.karenolonehahn.com to find original paintings, prints and notecards.

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