Perfectly Imperfect Handmade Ware

Bad Potter Ceramics

A small-batch, ceramics studio based out of Vancouver, Canada.
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Medium & Design

Currently experimenting with medium grog stoneware with iron-flecked speckles and white burning clay, The Bad Potter ceramics are designed to accentuate the natural characters of the clay body. Each form takes around 25 days from beginning to end to complete – an immersive experience that demands detail and paradoxically, non-attachment at the same time.

A Maker's Mark

Unique and different in some way, each BP piece is hand-formed on the potter’s wheel, bisque fired, glazed, and fired again at more than 2000 degrees fahrenheit, made to be strong and durable for everyday use. 

About the Maker

Naturally drawn to age-old artisanal techniques, inspired by nature and the elements, Canadian designer Freda Lin behind The Bad Potter Ceramics produces unique, sustainable hand-crafted ceramic objects that can be cherished for life. 

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