SUMMER POTTERY CATALOGUE 2021
I decided to create the SUMMER POTTERY CATALOGUE 2021 and invite you to BlackTree Studio's online summer exhibition (click here). The Summer Pottery Catalogue is Steve's personally curated pottery selections for the summer of 2021. Take a moment and browse.
Art, Beauty, and Comfort for your Daily Life
Greetings from Steve Skinner and Louise Belmont-Skinner. We're makers of contemporary, one-of-a-kind, stoneware pottery. Our mission is to create art, beauty, and comfort for your daily life.
This summer, come visit us!
Our home clay studio and gallery are located just outside of New Carlisle, in NW Indiana. Click here for directions.
FEATURED COLLECTION: Whiskey Cups ~ Preorder by September 5.
Place your order by September 5, for our next firing on September 15. All orders will be shipped to you free of charge by October 1.
Want to know the background of the Whiskey Cup? Read our latest blog offering.
Whiskey Cups: Place your order by Sept. 5 for our next firing.
The WHISKEY CUP is hand made and features a unique wrapped construction. Its interior is glazed with a contrasting textured exterior. Enjoy the weight and the texture of this cup while you're sharing a drink and a serious conversation with a best friend.
Size: 3.25" tall x 3" diameter
Holds approximately 6 ounces and 2 ice cubes
Glazes: Midnight Blue, Butter Yellow, Serena Blue, Ruby Red, Antique White.
Exterior texture finishes: Light Sand or Iron Oxide Crinkles
FAVORITE BOWL Collection
FAVORITE BOWLS are some of our most artistic and unique bowls. They fit comfortably in the palm of your hand and sit firmly on a table. The design has tiny "seams" where the different clays have been inlaid and come together. (Don't worry; the bowl is 100% food safe.)
Size: 4.75" diameter x 3" tall
Glazes: Serena Blue, Creme Brulee, Ruby Red, Butter Yellow
Exterior: Stoneware clay with porcelain inlay
SHELL BOWLS: the bowl with a work ethic!
All Shell Bowls are out of stock until after our next firing on September 17. If you would like to order a specific quantity and color to ensure we can meet your order, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
This bowl takes you from morning granola to a midnight snack, hot or cold. It's the bowl with a work ethic!
Size: Approx. 6" diameter x 2.5" tall
Glazes: Creme Brulee, Butter Yellow, Nutmeg White, Midnight Blue, Serena Blue, Ruby Red.
Exterior: Intentionally unglazed.
RAMEKIN BOWLS: Hardy, versatile and...cute.
Our RAMEKIN is simple, hardy, versatile, and... cute! Bake or microwave in it. Serve hot soup or chili. And don't forget your favorite ice cream sundae.
Hand-built with stoneware.
Size: 5" diameter x 3" high.
Glazes: Nutmeg White, Ruby Red, Serena Blue, Butter Yellow
Stoneware COMFORT CUP Collection
We named it our Comfort Cup. Why? Because hot coffee at 6 AM or a cold-one at 6 PM this Cup feels good in your hands at any time.
Each Cup is unique. Hand-built with stoneware clay. Food, oven, microwave, and dishwasher safe
Size: 5" tall x 3.5" diameter (at top). Holds 12 ounces.
Stoneware TEAPOT Collection
Stoneware teapots are interesting to hand build combining function and artistic form. Functional, food safe and pours beautifully. And...its shape is inspired by a rock we picked up in our vegetable garden.
Design details: Some teapots have little legs, some don't. Some have porcelain inlay, some don't.
Sizes: Approx. 9" x 6" x 3"
Glaze: Teapot interiors are all glazed.
Stoneware CHARGERS or Small Platters
One-of-a-kind, handmade stoneware Chargers, available in several glaze colors, have a lovely presence at a meal.
They are both functional (100% food safe) and decorative. Each Charger comes with a removable wire so it can be easily displayed on your wall.
Stoneware BASKET Collection
Small stoneware BASKETS have a lovely sense of fullness and calm, which you can feel when you hold one.
Size: Approx. 6" diameter x 4" high
Glazes: Interior colors include Serena Blue, Ruby Red, Butter Yellow, and more as available. The exterior is intentionally unglazed.