Our staff is a talented group of potters with many years of pottery-making and teaching experience.
Owner since 1974, Chuck began his pottery career here in 1971 as studio assistant and instructor. In 1979, he set up a studio at his Virginia home and continues to make and sell pottery there.
Studio Manager and instructor, Susan is also full-time Resident Artist at the Pottery. Susan started work here in 1973 as studio assistant.
An instructor here since 1980, Ellen has been making pots here since 1976.
Instructor since 1995, Audrey started here with a class in 1979. She has studied since at Penland School of Crafts and Peters Valley Craft Center.
Lynn joined the teaching staff as instructor in 2008, but her history as studio
assistant and monitor dates from 2002. She started as a student at EMP in