handcrafted stoneware with the handprint of the maker
Kate Jenkins, is the talented potter behind 'Katespots' pottery studio, located in the northern region of the Barossa Valley in South Australia.
Utilising locally sourced clay, Kate skillfully crafts her distinctive reduction-fired stoneware using a kick wheel and a gas-fired kiln.
Inspired by the aesthetics of British Studio Pottery and traditional Japanese ceramics, Kate has developed her own unique range of designs and glazes. Her pieces reflect a fusion of these influences, resulting in a harmonious blend of artistic styles.
Each meticulously handcrafted item carries the essence of the maker, fostering a profound connection between the user and the creator.
Located in the heart of South Australia, Kate's pottery studio stands as a testament to her commitment to the region's artistic heritage and the use of locally sourced materials.
Through her passion and skill, she contributes to the vibrant community of quality artisan creatives that make the Barossa Valley a hub of artistic expression and cultural richness.