Stories from the Pottery

Pewabic & the Automotive Industry

Ford Motor Company’s Highland Park Plant, birthplace of the Ford Model T circa 1910 -  courtesy of Detroit Publishing Company  Join us as we explore...

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Pewabic Reintroduction

National Historic Landmark - Pewabic Pottery, current day     Pewabic has seen it all. Established in 1903, the pottery has weathered through The Great Depression...

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Celebrating Women's History Month

Photo of Mary Chase Perry Stratton at Pewabic Pottery, 1904 This month we remember the late Mary Chase Perry Stratton born on March 15  in 1867....

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Pewabic's Early Years

A portion of our new exhibition "Pewabic: Detroit's Pottery" Our new exhibition, “Pewabic: Detroit’s Pottery” explores Pewabic’s more than a century long history through to the present-day....

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The Development of Pewabic's Iridescent Glazes

  Historic Iridescent vase from Pewabic's archival collection Pewabic’s signature Iridescent glazes continue to be recognized as the pottery’s most notable achievement over a century...

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Pewabic Stands the Test of Time

Early exterior shot of Pewabic Pottery circa 1916  As part of our throwback Thursday series, we look back on how Pewabic has stood the test...

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Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Co-Founder Mary Chase Perry Stratton

Mary with large vase in 1929, photographed by Mach “Aretha Franklin, Rosa Parks, Gilda Radner, Martha Dodge, a list that screams Detroit’s defining women. Often...

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Special Structurally Sound Concert at Pewabic

We are honored and thrilled to announce that Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings will begin their 2021-22 season with a virtual Structurally Sound concert filmed...

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Handcrafted with Pride in Detroit

Pewabic Glaze Specialist Alex Thullen set out to create a hand-painted tile that could serve as artwork anyone would be proud to display in their...

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