The Mark of the Potter, Georgia's oldest craft gallery, is located in the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains and occupies one of three mills that have inhabited the site since the time of the Cherokee Indians. For over 30 years, the Mark of the Potter has provided a selection of handmade crafts in wood, metal, hand blown glass and pottery from over 25 artists.
The pottery crafted in Mark of the Potter is not only beautiful artwork but functions as everyday dishware. Whether it is a pitcher or a plate, Mark of the Potter pottery takes pride in their useful artwork. To learn more about Mark of the Potter visit their website.
Segment Producer/writer: Hamilton Northcutt
Videographer: Mitch Zastrow
Editor: Charlene Fisk
Educators: Mark of the Potter
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Contributor: Jeff White, Georgia Public Broadcasting Education