Mary Thomas Firestone was born and raised in North Carolina and currently lives in Lafayette, IN. Her work consists of mostly functional items for the home and garden created in high-fired stoneware and porcelain. She encourages collectors of her pieces to enhance their lives by using art every day in addition to on special occasions. […]
Laurel Izard has been living and making art in Michigan City for over twenty years. She received her BA from the Northern Illinois University, majoring in art and anthropology, and her MFA in Ceramics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After twenty-three years as a self-employed ceramic artist, and teaching art at Marquette Catholic High School […]
Kathi has always been fascinated by jewelry. She applies what she knows in crochet, knitting, and basket weaving to wire. Because she is left-handed, she had to teach herself the art of wire weaving through trial and error. Kathi uses simple and complex wire weaves to design, one of a kind pieces of jewelry.
Caryn Brown lives and creates in the Indiana Dunes area where she grew up. She is a kiln glass artist who heats glass in sheet, rod, and powder form to create works that mirror her love of nature and the shore of lake Michigan. She creates functional, sculptural, and narrative pieces.