This Summer... Please Visit Our Studio & Clay Gallery

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.

BlackTree Studio Pottery and the home gallery in NW Indiana

Take a road trip down a country road and visit our studio and clay gallery. Browse our latest stoneware and porcelain pottery pieces, all for purchase.

Of course, everyone is welcome.


  • July 21 thru 23: noon - 5:00 EST
  • July 28 thru 30: noon - 5:00 EST
  • August 4 thru 6: noon - 5:00 EST
  • August 18 thru 20: noon - 5:00 EST
  • August 25 thru 26: noon thru 5:00 EST

A few steps away from the gallery is the clay studio...quite cool on a summer day.  We welcome questions about the hand building process and wheel throwing.

You may find yourself visiting when we are firing one of our kilns.

Steve Skinner firing the kiln at BlackTree Studio Pottery.

Or we may be unloading pottery from a kiln, still warm from the firing.