BurntMillPotters

Pottery Sales, Classes and Parties, in Branchburg NJ

New Jersey, United States · 1027 Sales

BurntMillPotters

Pottery Sales, Classes and Parties, in Branchburg NJ

New Jersey, United States 1027 Sales On Etsy since 2007

5 out of 5 stars
(526)

Announcement   CLASS, PARTIES, RENTALS For more information visit BurntMillPotters.com
SHOP BY APPOINTMENT at Barn Studio, 220 Burnt Mill Road, Branchburg NJ
Contact Karen at 908-507-8657 or KarenLAmundsen [!at] aol.com

Announcement

CLASS, PARTIES, RENTALS For more information visit BurntMillPotters.com
SHOP BY APPOINTMENT at Barn Studio, 220 Burnt Mill Road, Branchburg NJ
Contact Karen at 908-507-8657 or KarenLAmundsen [!at] aol.com

Karen Amundsen

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Karen Amundsen

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5 out of 5 stars
(526)
markcollinswatercolo

markcollinswatercolo on Jun 27, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

This is an absolutely beautiful birdhouse. A great design and wonderful glaze. I look forward to seeing who moves in next spring. She will certainly have luxurious quarters. Many thanks!

cwendle1

cwendle1 on May 19, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

I love this for preserves for a Sunday brunch. I have purchased multiple items over the last few years and I love everything!

cwendle1

cwendle1 on May 19, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful and simple vessel for short stemmed cut flowers from my garden.

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About

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This shop is proof that it only takes one class to become addicted to creating pottery!

Karen began her foray into crafts as a child with many projects in plastic canvas and cross-stitch. In high school, she worked part-time in a fabric store. While employed there, she learned to sew, including prom dresses, numerous baby blankets, and home accessories. She also enjoyed drafting and architecture. Hence, she continued her education at Drexel University earning a bachelor of science in interior design. After graduation, her love of children drove her to earn a masters degree and doctorate of education and become a teacher. For a while, children's crafts kept her love of art alive. Then, she took a pottery class and never stopped throwing, eventually creating a studio in her barn. Making more pieces than she could give away, she began selling her wares for the pleasure of making more. Her work can be found in hundreds of homes throughout the world.

POTTERY CLASS In this class you will learn the techniques for wheel-thrown pottery.
Classes are held once a week on Wednesday or Thursday evening from 7 - 9:30 pm for 8 weeks. Cost is $250 which includes instruction, throwing, glazing and firing. Students purchase 25 pounds of clay for an additional $10 as needed. Sessions begin each January, March, June and September.

PARTIES $25 per potter includes a tour of the studio and throwing demonstration, as well as creation of one hand-built and one wheel-thrown piece by each guest. Pieces are picked up about three weeks later.

SHOP by appointment.at the Barn Studio, 220 Burnt Mill Road, Branchburg, NJ
Call Karen at 908-507-8657

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  • Karen Amundsen

    Owner, Artisan

    Karen Amundsen is an accomplished potter who creates functional, wheel thrown, stoneware pottery which is food, oven, microwave and dishwasher safe. Her work can be found in thousands of homes throughout the world.

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