Ceramic and Metal Workers of Ontario’s Cottage Country: Molding Great Things

The Explorers’ Edge Arts Collective celebrates the ceramic and metal artists in our region’s midst, and invites you to learn more about them all. Check out the list below!



Carmen Somerville
Elizabeth McMillan
Gina Denne
Jon & Suzann Partridge – Partridge Pottery
Johnathan Bullock
Karen Gray – The Potter’s Studio & Gallery
Linda Hrynyk
Lindgren Pottery
Love Pottery
Mary-Ruth Newell – The Village Potter
Muskoka Bay Pottery
Naomi Brinkhof
Raven Art Muskoka
Rhoni Clarke – Clarke Ceramics

Photo Credit: Muskoka Autumn Studio Tour

Metal Workers

Alexander Otto – Stoneridge Iron Works
Bet Smith – Persephone Forge
Brendan Duggan – GetBentMetal
Cindy Kelly – ReLOVED Creations
Hilary Clark Cole
Jim Carter
Mary-Ruth Newell – Moving Steel
The Smithy

Parry Sound 


Barbara Jackson – Toad Hill Pottery
Jeff Martens – Muddy Handshake Pottery
Killbear Pottery
Northwinds Pottery

Photo Credit: Arts at the Albion

Almaguin Highlands 


Petra’s Pottery
Rockcliffe Pottery and Craft Studio



Bas Oorschot and Liliane – Stonethrow Pottery

Photo Credit: Stonethrow Pottery

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*Feature Image: The Village Potter