… this is where I caught my first true glimpse of me. THIS is where the abstracts were born. But I wouldn’t fully understand it until this very moment as I write it out to you.
“We both came to New Mexico because of it’s natural beauty and want to preserve that as much as possible. The natural environment is what inspires us in our lives and work so we try to be as conscientious about energy use as we can… ”
My career as a potter began in the mid-1980s when Kathy (my wife to be) and I met and I began to help her with some of the “grunt” work in the studio – loading kilns, mixing glazes, recycling clay, etc…
Kathy Riggs and Jake Willson are two potters living in Ojo Sarco, one village up the mountain from Truchas.