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?
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?
Images courtesy of Sheldon Ceramics