AcmeHumane

Ceramic Art Celebrating Compassionate Living

362 Sales

AcmeHumane

Ceramic Art Celebrating Compassionate Living

362 Sales On Etsy since 2013

5 out of 5 stars
(104)

Shop owner

Susan

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Announcement   **Please note, new custom orders are not available at this time as my dog had a big surgery and she cannot go down the stairs to my studio. Please convo me and I can send you a message when I am back in the shop. Thank you.**

Welcome to Acme Humane, a small hand-built clay shop dedicated to a cruelty-free lifestyle.

I am a proud monthly recurring donor to Mercy for Animals, Vegan Outreach, and Peta and a member of the House Rabbit Society and the East Bay SPCA.

50% of every "Be Free" Candle Cup is donated to Beagle Freedom Project. Please support this wonderful organization! (copy and paste) https://bfp.org/

Please note, I always refund exorbitant shipping fees.

Thank you Sassy Saturation for including my work in this well-written article: (copy and paste) https://sassysaturation.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/vegan-pride/

Please check out this great new website! (copy and paste) http://www.etsical.com/

Thank you FunnerMother.com for including my work in your handsome blog: (copy and paste) https://funnermother.wordpress.com/2015/04/03/i-have-an-ice-cream-and-you-cant-have-one/

Every piece in my shop is made slowly, by hand, by me, in my one-person studio.

Please visit and enjoy my other Etsy shops:
AcmeArtCompany.etsy.com
ImageTransfersOnClay.etsy.com

Follow me on Twitter: @AcmeHumane
...And on Instagram: AcmeHumane

I'm always making new things. Please check back. Thank you.

Announcement

Last updated on May 29, 2017

**Please note, new custom orders are not available at this time as my dog had a big surgery and she cannot go down the stairs to my studio. Please convo me and I can send you a message when I am back in the shop. Thank you.**

Welcome to Acme Humane, a small hand-built clay shop dedicated to a cruelty-free lifestyle.

I am a proud monthly recurring donor to Mercy for Animals, Vegan Outreach, and Peta and a member of the House Rabbit Society and the East Bay SPCA.

50% of every "Be Free" Candle Cup is donated to Beagle Freedom Project. Please support this wonderful organization! (copy and paste) https://bfp.org/

Please note, I always refund exorbitant shipping fees.

Thank you Sassy Saturation for including my work in this well-written article: (copy and paste) https://sassysaturation.wordpress.com/2016/03/06/vegan-pride/

Please check out this great new website! (copy and paste) http://www.etsical.com/

Thank you FunnerMother.com for including my work in your handsome blog: (copy and paste) https://funnermother.wordpress.com/2015/04/03/i-have-an-ice-cream-and-you-cant-have-one/

Every piece in my shop is made slowly, by hand, by me, in my one-person studio.

Please visit and enjoy my other Etsy shops:
AcmeArtCompany.etsy.com
ImageTransfersOnClay.etsy.com

Follow me on Twitter: @AcmeHumane
...And on Instagram: AcmeHumane

I'm always making new things. Please check back. Thank you.

Susan

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Susan

Let Love Bloom. Ceramic Vase. Flower Vessel.
Let Love Bloom. Ceramic Vase. Flower Vessel.
$48.00
Liberate.   Ceramic Wall Sign.  Fired Clay Plaque.
Liberate. Ceramic Wall Sign. Fired Clay Plaque.
$16.00
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5 out of 5 stars
(104)
Jennifer Wilson

Jennifer Wilson on Jun 22, 2017

5 out of 5 stars
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I love the vase! It's beautiful and it arrived so quickly. Thank you, AcmeHumane!

Heather Dail

Heather Dail on Jun 15, 2017

5 out of 5 stars
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Beautiful piece, well made, and arrived quickly. Absolutely perfect for hanging in my cruelty-free kitchen! <3

Alisha

Alisha on Jun 9, 2017

5 out of 5 stars
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Love my pin! Wear it every day! Lightening shipping! And beautiful quality! Thank you!

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Updates

Choose Love Small Ceramic Sign.
Be Kind To All You Must. Yoda-esque quote. Fired ceramic wall plaque. Recycled clay. Handmade.

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Nesting Hearts. A pair of hand-built nested ceramic heart bowls.
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About

Clay And Compassion.

My mom was a professional potter, so I've had my hands in clay since I was a little kid. I could earn a few dollars each week if I would knead clay for her, which led me to a degree in photography. But I never left clay completely.

When she was ill, I went home to be with her and found the clay again, for good.

I combined what I learned in photography school with my skills in clay and built a small business selling my art in photographs printed on clay objects. That work can be seen here: ImageTransfersOnClay.Etsy.com

I also have a more whimsical clay shop: AcmeArtCompany.Etsy.com

In the meantime, I learned to love animals and then to respect them as individuals with their own interests and not servants to our desires. Acme Humane is a clay shop dedicated to this philosophy. Please enjoy!

Follow me on Twitter @AcmeHumane
And Instagram: AcmeHumane

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Shop policies

Last updated on December 28, 2016
Thank you for your interest in my work. I am a mixed-media artist, raised by a potter and have a bachelor's degree in fine art from Penn State. Most of my work is hand-built, although I also use a potter's wheel. I make all of my own molds. I have no employees.

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Payment
I accept Paypal as well as Etsy Direct Checkout (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover) and Etsy gift cards.
Shipping
Items are shipped right away, typically within one day of receiving your order. Items are shipped using recycled materials as much as possible. Please continue the cycle by donating shipping materials to your local shipper. It is the buyer's responsibility to ensure the correct shipping address is included with the order.
Refunds and Exchanges
I make a significant effort to write accurate and thorough descriptions, and to provide multiple views of each piece listed. However, if I have missed something, please don't hesitate to contact me.

Items are packed with great care. In the unlikely event a piece should arrive damaged, please contact me within 48 hours of receipt. Save the packing material for the insurance claim and email a photo of the damage or pack up the pieces to return to me. Once the claim has been processed, a refund will be issued. Custom orders are non-refundable.

EU Customers:
You have 14 days from the day you receive your order to cancel and receive a refund. Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs.
Below are Etsy's "Model Withdrawal Forms" in English, French and German.
English: http://extfiles.etsy.com/cancellation-forms/EUCancellationFormEN.pdf
French: http://extfiles.etsy.com/cancellation-forms/EUCancellationFormFR.pdf
German: http://extfiles.etsy.com/cancellation-forms/EUCancellationFormDE.pdf

Please be mindful the colors displayed on the computer screen may differ from the actual colors in the artwork. If you are unhappy with the piece and wish to return it, please communicate with me within 5 days of delivery. Pack it carefully in the original materials, insure the shipment for full value, and return it within 14 days. Return postage is not refundable. You will receive a refund less shipping expenses once the item has arrived safely. Returned items damaged in transit are only refundable once the insurance claim is processed.
Additional policies and FAQs
A note about the use and care of low-fire ceramic ware. I am primarily a hand-builder or sculptor. I use sturdy, reliable clays suited to hand-built pieces of a variety of thicknesses. Most of my work is decorative, although I occasionally enjoy the application of my ideas on functional wares. Low-fire ceramic clay is more porous, but is fully utilitarian and will last as long as high-fired ware when handled with proper care.

Although I run my pieces through the dishwasher often, hand-washing is recommended to extend the life of the ware. The same goes for the microwave: to avoid thermal shock, it is better to heat foods in a separate container and transfer before serving. Particularly with tiny prep-bowls, the microwave can over-heat foods quickly and unevenly and stress the pot.

With a bit of extra care low-fire ceramic ware is fully serviceable and will last a lifetime.