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.