William Baker is a full time studio potter living in Bakersville, North Carolina. Coming from college at the University of Puget Sound in Washington, he stumbled into clay and has been pursuing this passion for the past 17 years. He was a Resident Artist at the Odyssey Center for Ceramic Arts in Asheville, North Carolina, and has assisted several classes at the Penland School of Crafts. He spends most of his time creating pottery one piece at time on the potter’s wheel, using a wood and soda fired kiln as one of his most important tools.
Bottle No. 2
- Stoneware, thrown and altered
15 x 6 x 6 in