Artist Profile

Avis Cherichetti

Medium: Ceramic

Description:  Avis makes functional and decorative clay objects in Raku, Saggar & Stoneware

Avis Akers Cherichetti is an experienced and prolific potter who works from her home studio, Honey Hill Pottery, which is open to the public daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 31 Barndoor Hills Road in Granby. She has been an active potter for more than 35 years, and her work, which is displayed and enjoyed in homes and collections around the world, evolves continuously as she explores new ceramic techniques. She produces hundreds of functional and decorative stoneware pieces each year, ranging from individual creations, such as bowls, lamps and teapots, to entire wedding registries. She makes pots that are meant to be used and pots that are nonfunctional. She makes pots for birds and flowers and pots for people and pets. Cherichetti’s multifaceted work employs alternative firing methods including raku and saggar, and her pieces are all designed to balance durability and utility with beauty. Learn more at:

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