Elegant design and details that make a difference are hallmarks of the porcelain pieces made by Elizabeth Borowsky in South Carolina.
The artist: Borowsky grew up in Acton, MA, and graduated from Clemson University in 2000 with a fine arts degree and an emphasis on sculpture. In 2012, when her youngest of five children turned one, Borowsky started to pursue her art.
The company: elizabeth b. ceramics, based in Sutton, SC, started in 2013. The artist lives and works in a house, built by her husband, nestled in the woods.
The goods & materials: Frost porcelain clay. Vases ($48 to $300) and bowls ($60 to $350) are made on the pottery wheel. Sculptural pieces ($150 and up) are hand built.
What’s popular: Textured bud vases ($60 to $120) and pierced bowls ($65 to $350).
Inspiration: Infinite intricacies and patterns in nature.
- 2020 Award of Merit at Images: A Festival of the Arts (FL)
- 2019 Best of Show at Atalaya Art Festival (SC)
- 2019 Award of Merit at Winter Park Art Festival (FL)
What’s new: Holiday ornament collection ($12 to $38). The pine cone ($35) is the best seller so far.
What’s next: More exploration in piercing and texture for sculptural work.
Where to buy: elizabethbceramics.com
Get social at: elizabeth b. ceramics on facebook and Instagram