Graciela Testa Lynt's Profile
I stumbled upon pottery classes in 1992 while looking for some distraction from a full-time job and raising 5 kids. From the moment I touched the clay it became an obsession: a once a week class just wasn't enough! So, I started bringing clay home and hand-building. My husband helped me carve enough space out of a corner of the basement to put in a table and chair for me to get my "clay fix" every day. That Christmas, he surprised me with my own wheel. And so began my pottery quest!
Today, my work area has moved from the basement to a 20ft by 10ft studio in the back yard. My path to pottery has had many ups and downs. Until 2007, when I retired from my "day job" as an economics editor, it was a part-time endeavor. Because I came to pottery late in life, it is more a way of finding my bliss than of earning a living. It is a joy to find that people like my work and want to own my…
- Born on September 24
- Joined May 5, 2008