What clay body do you use?
Primary forming method?
Primary firing temperature?
Favorite surface treatment?
" Porcelain slip with oxides and glazes or layered underglazes – complimentary colors popping out from underneath."
A Call For Fall
Close up - Butterfly Vase
Describe your studio environment.
Soft Blue and Green Mattes
Heart Full of Hope
How/Where do you market and sell your artwork?
Small Olive Oils and Dipper
What sparks your creativity? What drives you to work with clay?
Growing Season 2020
Mixed Media Wall Hearts
Growth Oriented 2020
Natural River Rock Hearts
Did you come to ceramics from a different career? Tell us about your journey to a ceramics career.
Beginnings - side close up
Tumbled Olive Oils
Earth-tone Worded Hearts and Daisy Hearts
How have you have taken your experience as a well-established maker in the field and passed that knowledge along to your other artists?
Middle of the Story
Farmhouse Wall Heart
What’s the best advice you’ve been given by a fellow maker, mentor, or teacher?
Time to Fly
Chatter Box and Fact Finder Fred
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Doni owned and operated The Finish Line – a decorative painting and faux finish company near Houston, Texas for twenty plus years. Her educational background includes Parson’s School of Design in New York, ceramic studies with Roy Hanscom at North Harris College, and various ongoing classes and workshops with leaders in the ceramic art world. Doni serves on the committee for the Northwood’s Art Gallery at Northwoods Unitarian Universalist Church in the Woodlands, TX; she oversees the ongoing exhibitions and displays art of her own and others. Doni is also a member of the Woodlands Art League and Clay Houston
She loves and lives in Spring, Texas.