Sallie Nau's Profile
I am a wife, mother of 2 beautiful girls (ages 9 mo and 4 years) and potter. I earned my Bachelors degree in Zoology from Humboldt State University in California. Originally I wanted to go to veterinary school. While taking my math/science classes I took a lot of art classes to unwind, and fell in LOVE with clay, I blew through every ceramics class they had to offer and wanted more! When I graduated I couldn't help myself... I am a potter, I had to continue to work with clay. I was compelled. In 2009 I started my own company with help from some friends, and now I am the owner of Seattle Porcelain Company, Inc. where I make porcelain ornaments for a living (mostly for hospice), and I also make Christmas ornaments!
In my spare time and during the "off" season for ornaments I enjoy being a mom and working on my potter's wheel. I am inspired by texture and the simplicity of naturally found…
- Joined January 27, 2011