Making pottery allows me to combine my love of world cultures with my reverence for the earth and a desire to connect with people through everyday objects.

Melissa Harris is a professional potter working from her studio in Berks County, Pennsylvania. She works with several different stoneware bodies which she chooses for their durability as well as beauty. She fires her work to cone 5-6 in oxidation. Melissa is a former Global Studies teacher at Wilson West Middle School. You can find her work in Pennsylvania at Allison Clothing Company in West Reading and at The Mint Leaf in Leesport. 


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