Maria Nordgren - Momentum Pottery
Maria Nordgren makes unique, functional pottery; thrown or hand built in porcelain and stoneware. She started pottery training in Sweden in the 70s, but went on to become a geologist and teacher, making or teaching pottery as a sideline. She became a full time potter after arriving in Scotland 2006, where she started Momentum Pottery and joined Scottish Potters' Association. She exhibits with SPA, Perthshire Open Studios, Alyth Arts and Craft Guild, Fusation and other art and craft groups. Since 2011 Maria has also exhibited and collaborated with willow weaver Rachel Bower from Forfar, combining willow and clay to make decorative and functional work.
Momentum pottery is equipped with an electric kiln, one momentum and three electric wheels. In 2016 it was extended to provide space for pottery classes. In 2016, Maria also started doing reduction gas firngs with Fran Marquis at Springfield Creative Arts, Arbroath, and has enjoyed firing work and assisted in several wood firings in England and Scotland.
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6 St. Andrew Street
Alyth PH11 8AT
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