Dona Vanden Heuvel
began as a potter's apprentice in Santa Fe, New Mexico in the late
60's. She dedicated herself to the goals of beauty and functionality in
her pottery. One of the three co-founders of Silica Studios, she
has fulfilled her dream of providing a creative working space for local
ceramics artists in Palm Springs.
one of the founders of Silica Studios. He began working with
clay in 1992 and received his B.F.A. in Ceramics from Long Beach State.
"I love the process and possibilities that clay brings. When beauty and
function come together it is a wonderful thing."
Craftsmanship. Function. Imagination. Passion.
elements are what clay demands from the potter. The depth of ceramics
is unparalleled by any other art form. Although it is ancient, there is
something new to learn everyday and I feel it is my duty as well as my
great pleasure to let people in on the secret.
Visit Tim's site at TimMcMullen.com.