Monday, January 12, 2015

Pottery Marks of Prince Edward Island - Rachna Gilmore


Rachna Gilmore is an award winning author currently living in Ottawa who lived on Prince Edward Island in the 1980s where she was an active potter and student of Ron Arvidson at Holland College School of Visual Arts. Rachna was active as a writer on PEI where her first children's picture book, My Mother Is Weird was published in 1988. Still in print with Acorn Press, it has become a classic.

Rachna signed her work with a RG that has a creative styling of the letters. She also included PEI on her work.




Martha Carver Pottery

Active in the 1970's and 1980's Martha Carver sold her pottery at craft fairs organized by the Prince Edward Island Crafts Council. ...