Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods – 2019 Sunset Dinner Auction
Auction Ends: Jul 19, 2019 01:00 PM PDT


Thor Thoreson - Fruit Bowl, 2002

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Estimated Value
$200 USD
Opening Bid
$80 USD

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Item Description

Thor Thoreson - Fruit Bowl, 2002

Thor studied with Marguerite Wildenhain the summers of ’72, ’73, and ’75. 

Thor and his wife Judy have a Pottery in Door County, WI called Gills Rock Pottery. 

"I first started making pottery when I was a second semester junior at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa.  I knew early on I was involved with something I would be doing for a very long time.  It was during that time I was introduced to the pottery and teachings of Marguerite Wildenhain, a Bauhaus trained potter. I would go on to study with Marguerite at her school, Pond Farm, located in Guerneville, California.  Her wisdom and inspiration had a profound effect on the direction my life would take."

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