Melissa Weiss

Melissa Weiss is a full time studio potter in Asheville, NC. She has been working with clay since 2005. She makes all her pots from a custom stoneware she makes herself utilizing clay she digs from her property in the Arkansas Ozarks. All of her pieces are one of a kind and fired to cone 10 in a gas kiln and reduction cooled with wood. Melissa earned a BFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts in NYC in 2000. You can find Melissa teaching workshops and exhibiting her work throughout the country.

Upcoming Workshops

Coil, Pinch, Carve: CUPS

Students will learn how to hand build cups and mugs using coil, pinch, and carving from solid techniques. Special attention will be paid to rims,…

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