Purple Door Pottery — Clay
In 2005 Charlene graduated from the Ceramics Intensive program, Haliburton School of Art & Design and opened her own studio, Purple Door Pottery, in 2014 in Eagle Lake. Over the past 12 years she has continued to improve her skills enrolling in a variety of workshops and seminars. Charlene has participated in a numerous craft shows and studio tours across Ontario. She has been an active member of the Durham Pottery Guild since 1996 and has had her work on exhibit in the Art Gallery of Bancroft, Red Church Gallery, Ethel Curry Gallery, Rails End Gallery and Station Gallery – Whitby. In 2015, she completed a 1 year mentorship program with Angelo di Petta. Charlene strives to design functional and affordable pots that enhance our daily rituals using a variety of decorative techniques. While passionate about “all things clay” she loves creating colourful, whimsical garden pieces to compliment the landscape.