On this ‘Behind the Pines’ post we’re featuring Sheldon Ceramics. If you’ve been in the shop you may have noticed our dinner sets, those lovely black and white dishes we just adore, those are Sheldon! Sheldon Ceramics is based in Los Angeles, CA and owned and operated by ceramic artist, Peter Sheldon, and his wife and business partner, Ellen Woglom. Read on to get to know Peter and Ellen a little bit better!


Describe your style in three words…

Authentic, handmade, classic

What is your best seller?

The Silverlake Dinner Set

What is your go to recipe?

Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches

How do you spend your time away from home?

Exploring all of the wonderful and diverse food options in Los Angeles

How did you start making/ creating?

I took my first pottery class in high school and never looked back!

Where is your favorite place to vacation?

We had a wonderful time in Tulum

What would you be doing if you weren’t in your current career?

Possibly an educator

What is one thing in your career you’ve never regretted?

Starting Sheldon

What is the best advice you’ve ever received?

Do your best work

What is your favorite cocktail?

Peter: Gin Martini & Ellen: Jalapeno Margarita

What part of your job would you find most surprising?

All of the wonderful opportunities to collaborate

Where do you turn for inspiration?

Inspiration is all around us

Favorite place in the world?

San Fransisco


Images courtesy of Sheldon Ceramics

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