Ryan Peters' Profile
My passion for clay began in 2003 when I found myself standing in the ceramics room of Waukesha West High School in Waukesha, Wisconsin. This is when I met Peter Loose, not just my ceramics teacher, but a mentor and a friend. Over those four years of working with him, I progressed from taking one section of ceramics my freshman year, to four sections my senior year. At this time I also advanced to working in a local clay studio the Waukesha Clay Art Guild(The Potters Shop). Pete introduced me to Raku in the spring of 2004 and I have embraced the element of surprise ever since.
I graduated Waukesha West in June of 2007. I attended the University of Wisconsin Whitewater in the fall of 2007 but did not return the following year, due to the academic aspects (homework) I viewed as roadblocks. Instead I decided I would…
- Born on July 11
- Joined June 8, 2008