Feb 14, 2017

In this conversation compiled by Charlotte Speight and published in the first issue of SP devoted to Women and Clay, Volume 20, Number 1, Decmber 1991, Coille Hooven, Nancy Selvin, and Catharine Hiersoux reflect on the... Read More

Nov 22, 2016

In his article “The Spice of Life,” from Volume 33, Number 2, Summer/Fall 2005, Mark Pharis examines the role of the contemporary functional potter. He begins by presenting the differences between contemporary potters and our predecessors, and argues that it is nearly impossible to “reasonably... Read More

Oct 14, 2016

In the current issue of SP, Susan Tunick details how a passion for architectural terra cotta has shaped her life and artistic career. Just a few years after her awakening to the widespread use of terra cotta and the founding of Friends of Terra Cotta, the not-for-profit she now directs, SP... Read More

Jun 21, 2016

This week we made public the very first article from the Studio Potter archive. The article tells the story of colonial potter Daniel Clark and his diary, in which he documented his daily life. Setting a tone for the journal that still resonates today, SP founding editor, Gerry Williams, writes... Read More

May 12, 2016

Observed internationally in both the spring and fall, Astronomy Day is May 14, 2016. Started in California by Doug Berger and the Astronomical Association of Northern California,... Read More

May 5, 2016

The following dialogue is excerpted from a charming interview with Ben & Jerry’s co-founder, Ben Cohen, that originally appeared in Vol. 18, No. 2, June 1990... Read More

Apr 21, 2016

Hey, we're on a roll!  We've just added another online article (as different from the page-turning PDF versions) to our archive.  "Artstream 2.0" by Camila Friedman-Gerlicz from Vol. 43, No... Read More

Apr 8, 2016

Influences are, of course, not always formal, intended, understood, appreciated, or completely expressible. - Stanley Mace Andersen

A new online archive article has been added to our archived issue, ... Read More

Mar 10, 2016

I hope you are enjoying SP's new website, complete with a fully searchable archive. I'd like to give you a brief insight to how the search works, and some tips for using it. 

When you input a word, author's name, technical term, or other phrase into the search box, the results will... Read More

Feb 12, 2016
In Vol. 28 No. 2, June 2000, Kathryn Holt, Joel Bennett, and Catherine Merrill wrote about ceramics and art in Cuba (pages 96-101). In her article, "Art in Cuba - Then and Now," Holt writes,  In 1965, yearning for adventure, I joined a... Read More