Ceramic Artist, Workshop Presenter, Soapmaker, etc.

"Alabama Clay Conference 2022 Vendor"

     with Steve Loucks 

     February 17-19, 2022

     Shelby County Arts Center

     Columbiana, Alabama

"Bowl-ing with Cone 6 Glazes" 

     June 5-12, 2022

     Dual hands-on and demonstration workshop

     with Steve Loucks, making multiple styles of

     bowls to alter, assemble, carve, embellish,

     glaze, and fire. Includes glazing demonstra-

     tions and discussions.

     John C. Campbell Folk School

     Brasstown, NC

     https://classes.folkschool.org/class_details.

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Recent Events:

"Faculty Exhibition"

     Jackonville State University

     Hamond Hall Gallery

     Jacksoville, Alabama

"Little Things Matter"

     National Juried Small-Scale Sculpture

     Exhibition

     Through November 5, 2021

     School of Performing and Visual Arts

     The University of Southern Mississippi

     Hattiesburg, Mississippi

"Drinking Vessels with Panache"

     August 21-28, 2021

     Dual workshop with Steve Loucks

     John C. Campbell Folk School

     Brasstown, NC

  

"Creative Spirit"

         August 4-October 2, 2021

         Dual Exhibiton with Steve Loucks

         Johnson Center fr the Arts

         Troy, Alabama

 

Check out thepotterscast.com/460

      for a fun podcast about my husband

      Steve Loucks' & my approach to

      ceramics.

 

I am Contributing Editor for the new book:

     "Glazes from a Potter's Perspective:

      A Simple, Kitchen-Method Approach 

      to Understanding Glaze Development",

      by Steve Loucks 

           To order, please call 256.435.4105 or

                  256.452.8213.

           The cost is $35 which includes shipping

           and handling within the US, $45 to

           Canada, and $50 for other international 

           shipping.

           Payment is through Square either

           over the phone or through a Square

           Invoice sent to your email. 

           Please leave your email address and

           repeat your phone number if you

           need to leave a message.

           For more information: see

           "Glaze Book" on the Menu Bar above.

I was honored to have been chosen as a 

     2019 winner of the Alabama State

     Council on the Arts Fellowship in Crafts.

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 Where to buy my work:

     Go to "Sales Booth" on the Menu Bar above.

     Call to make an studio visit appointment.

     Four Corners Gallery and Frame Shop

          4700 Hwy 280, Suite 8

          Birmingham, Alabama 35242

          205.980.2600

     Mobile Museum of Art

          4850 Museum Drive

          Mobile, Alabama 36608

          251.208.5200

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     To contact me, please call 256.435.4105, call or text me at 256.452.8213, and/or email me at 

hesserloucks@bellsouth.net

about pieces that you are

interested in me making just for

you or to arrange an exhibition or workshop.

      To visit our studio, call 256.452.8213 for an appointment to make sure we are here. We love visitors as we are opening new kilns with new

work all the time.

      Our studio address is:

           1092 Seven Springs Road

           Wellington, Alabama 36279

      We are in the beautiful countryside of

Alabama twenty minutes south of Gadsden,

two hours west of Atlanta, two hours south of Chattanooga and Huntsville, and one and a half hours northeast of Birmingham.  Shipping is available for pottery purchased at the  studio,

for my gorgeous handmade shopping bags, and

my all-natural Seven Springs Cream Soaps

(click on "More" then "Soap" on the Menu Bar above), La Fleur Rose Solid Lotion, and Lip Gloss.