PO BOX 154
McAllister, Montana 59740
is my passion. The feel of moist clay and the challenges of glazing and firing
inspire me to create one-of-a-kind pieces.
I am a functional and sculptural clay artist living in rural McAllister,
Montana. Using terra cotta and stoneware
clays, I create willow vases, plates, trays and sculptures influenced by the
wildlife and wild flowers surrounding my cabin studio.
I see the elusive moose while living and working in the valley between the
Madison and Tobacco Root ranges. Carvings and stampings on my pottery are
influenced by the babbling snowmelt, vibrant flowers, round bales of hay and
jackleg fences. My signature horses are caricatures of the antics performed by
my small herd. The long legged elk or regal moose are a tribute to the elegance
seen in these magnificent animals. Each
piece is manipulated, stained, spray glazed and single fired in an electric
kiln. The solitude and joy of my studio setting allows for the creation of my