Artists and Makers – Ceramics, Functional

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Ceramics, Functional
Ceramics, Sculptural
Mixed Media
Textiles, Fibers
Textiles, Wearable

Peter Cunicelli Studios

Peter Cunicelli is a functional ceramicsist who has been working with clay since for over 20 years.

Brian Giniewski

Brian Giniewski’s happy, drippy, colorful ceramics are handmade with great care in Philadelphia.

Destined Goods

My mission is to make quality, handcrafted items customized to provide you with a daily reminder of your favorite memories and things. 


Each and every one of our wares are handmade to order by our production technicians in our Philadelphia studio.

Ian Petrie

By applying my narratives to functional pottery, I hope to encourage the user to examine a single moment from all angles.

Karen Singer Tileworks, Inc.

Karen Singer has been designing custom ceramic murals, awards, and donor recognition walls for twenty-one years.

Linda Johnson Studio

Linda Johnson Studio creates heirloom pottery for the home featuring tiny details, subtle textures, and heartwarming illustrations.

Logical Hue

The vessels we make are wheel thrown and trimmed using mid-range fire stoneware clay. 

Lynne Berman

My work, mostly thrown on the wheel, focuses on the geometric simplicity of city buildings.

Maria Albornoz

Maria makes functional ware for everyday life. Within the bounds of pottery, she seeks to elevate mundane rituals.

Merle Slyhoff Pottery

I work the clay in order to maintain a simplicity of design while considering the ergonomics of use.

Michael Connelly Pottery

The material clay as well as its process and products are my focus.

Natalie Page Ceramics

The echo of sensuality arises when an object has been imprinted with a living hand. I believe that what we surround ourselves with has a measurable impact on our lives. 

Nathan Wellever Pottery

In the fall of 2017 I began using local clay that results in a dense stoneware body that is full of character.

Neighborhood Potters

Our work is created in the rich cultural environment of the Fairmount neighborhood. We choose to make functional pottery because it enriches daily living.

Now Open Sunday

We operate under the assumption that everything we touch can be both useful and beautiful. We strive to create sustainable and eco-friendly products for use in everyday life.

Outlaw Arts/Six Senses Clay Studio

We make art in a truly collaborative atmosphere, making functional pieces that delight the eye and hand.

Palmer Planter Company

We offer our pots in a range of shapes, colors, and textures that are finished with the highest quality materials.

Roberta Massuch

Influenced heavily by the architecture of her surroundings, ceramicist Roberta Massuch creates functional pottery and sculpture.

Sarah Mazza

I’m a ceramic artist whose main body of work is about exploration in color and pattern on slipcasted ceramic forms.

Stover Ceramics

Wheel-thrown and hand-carved pottery, designed for homes and hands.

Suadiye Tileworks

Suadiye’s tiles are handmade and involve experimentation with geometry, patterns, cultural motifs, and textures combining clay and wool.

Teresa Chang Ceramics

Teresa Chang lives and works in Philadelphia, offering high-end, hand thrown, porcelain dinnerware.

Threet Ceramics

I use sgraffito to hand carve images onto the surface of my one-of-a-kind clay pieces.