Debbie Thompson's Profile
My husband Jon and I have been in the pottery business for over thirty years. Jon has been a sculptor all that time while I did the glazing and firing for his creations. One day about 6 years ago I decided I needed to branch out a little more on my own. Jon threw an egg on the wheel for me, which I used to make a birdhouse. That first one was a little clumsy but they soon turned into houses that friends and neighbors wanted. From there I started doing craft shows. I sold out at the first one I attended, and now Jon throws hundreds of eggs for my houses and I still do all the glazing, firing and assembling.
We moved to the Ozark Mountains 32 years ago with our two children, a third was born here. After leaving college, we bought an old stone building on a mountaintop that we have transformed into our house and studio. Surrounded by timber and overlooking Table Rock Lake, We…
- Born on March 24
- Joined September 13, 2008