Carey started playing with clay at the age of nine but did not get serious with the material until she studied ceramics in college. She loves clay as a medium because the emotion, concept and idea that can be captured. “I want my buyers to cherish the piece, have it touch their soul, pleasure the eye and feel good in their hands.” Carey is the owner of EarthBound Designs Pottery Studio in Rochester where she does all her artwork and teaches pottery classes. Carey has displayed and sold her work at numerous galleries across the nation and sells her work worldwide.
EarthBound Designs Pottery Studio
227 11 Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Sgraffito (in Italian) “to scratch” is a decoration pottery technique produced by applying layers of color or colors to leather hard pottery and then scratching off parts of the layers to create contrasting images, patterns and textures to reveal the clay.