made with care from my hands to yours

Blairsville, Georgia · 48 Sales


made with care from my hands to yours

Blairsville, Georgia 48 Sales On Etsy since 2010

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Linda Starr

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Linda Starr


Linda Starr Pottery - Hand Built Studio Pottery

As a lavender farmer ten years ago I decided to take a pottery class to make a few unique vases to display my flowers. After taking several semesters of ceramics at my local college I fell in love with clay. Ever since then I've been experimenting with all the aspects of ceramics. My passion grew and grew. I read as much as I could and started a pottery blog to document my progress. Primarily self taught, I design and hand build each piece in my studio. My pottery is hand glazed with food safe glazes keeping in mind individual aesthetics. Nature, landscape, flora and fauna inspire my work. I tend to work in a series enhancing and refining the design till I move on to the next design series.

Please follow my pottery journey on my blog:

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Shop policies

Last updated on July 24, 2012
Welcome to my pottery shop! I'm a clay artist and my work is all hand made and fired in my kiln. I use slabs of clay or pinching methods to construct my stoneware. This method takes a little longer but the final results reflect the time I take making the piece. Variations in surface, shape, and size are considered desirable in hand made pottery, what's called wabi sabi, slightly imperfect, not made from a mold in a factory. If you don't see a piece you are looking for please contact me, I may have something similar in my studio.

My work is influenced by nature, architecture and my travels. I take my time in the design and making process and feel the results are worth it in the long run. For some pieces I hand brush the clay with colored slips (stained liquid clay) or hand carve or use tools or found objects to texture the clay, then I bisque fire the piece add glaze and refire again to stoneware temperatures. Many times I don't know what I'll make till I sit down in my studio and start working, other times I draw a sketch or leaf through my journals for ideas I've sketched. I enjoy making each piece and hope you enjoy my pottery.

Accepted payment methods

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Payment through Paypal is expected within 48 hours of purchase.
All Florida residents will be charged 7.75% sales tax with their order.
I will ship your order when payment has been received and cleared within 48 hours except in the case of holidays or post office closures.. Each piece will be carefully packed and shipped out in the United States using USPS mail unless otherwise requested.

I ship pottery and sculpture using UPS GROUND or USPS Mail
Jewelry and flat ornaments are sent First Class Mail unless I am convoed to pursue a different method.

Please let me know if you'd like me to consider another method of shipment!
I have tried to give a price that handles ALL of the US zones.


Please the Buyer is responsible for import taxes or tariffs on international purchases.

I am sorry, but I don't negotiate for discounts.

I take great care in packing my work so it makes it to you safely. Please note, whenever possible, I recycle and reuse packing materials.

In the case of breakage, please save all packing materials and contact me immediately.
Refunds and Exchanges
My work is handmade and one of a kind. Therefore, colors, shapes and sizes can vary slightly from piece to piece. If you are unhappy with your purchase, please contact me and I will work with you. Any refunds or exchanges are minus the shipping and handling costs of the item(s). All sales are final after three days of receipt of purchase.

Should your item arrive damaged due to shipping, please save all packing material and items broken exactly as it arrived and take a photo. Contact me and we can work out the details.

All other damage from general use will not be considered for return.
Additional policies and FAQs
Each piece is an original, one of a kind piece; copywrite is and will continue to be retained by me, the artist, Linda Starr, and her heirs and does not pass to the purchaser with purchase.

Additional Policies and FAQs
Thank you for your interest in my work! Please contact me if you have any questions or want more detailed information about my work. Normally I don't make work by request, but if you have a special request or no longer see an item, I may have something similar, please ask!

For more information about my work please visit my blog at: