Charlie and Linda Riggs
Charlie Riggs has a Fine Arts Degree in Pottery. He has been featured in Clay Times, Ceramics Monthly, and Studio Potter as well as in several raku and alternative firing books. Charlie has exhibited extensively in the Southeast, the Western U.S., and as far away as Canada and Norway. He also teaches workshops throughout the U.S. and Canada in a variety of subjects including, Raku Methods, Saggar-firing, Pit-Firing, Raku Kiln Building and Throwing Techniques.
Linda Riggs has Masters in Anthropology. She collaborates with Charlie to create some of the unique surfaces on their pottery, including saggar-firing, naked raku, and carvings and slip designs. Linda has written a number of articles on pottery for Ceramics Monthly and Clay Times. She is also featured in magazine articles on saggar firing, and in several books. She co-teaches workshops with her husband Charlie.