Carrie Eckert: A Multifaceted Artist with Unbounded Passion

Dive into the artistic journey of Carrie Eckert, a multifaceted artist who seamlessly transitions from the elegance of ballet to the tactile world of ceramics. Drawing inspiration from global travels and renowned artists like Antonio Gaudi, Carrie’s creations echo her diverse passions. Discover her story, philosophy, and her recent demo lecture at the Potters and Sculptors Studio in Laguna Woods.


Originally from San Diego, her parents purchased 814 here in Laguna Woods over 23 years ago.  As her family got older, their care fell upon Carolyn.  One day she became so frustrated that she went to the Studio and purchased a 25lb bag of clay.  She proceeded to sit down and beat the bejesus out … Read more

Featured Artist – Vivian Basing

VIVIAN BASING Would anyone in Potters and Sculptors not recognize the lilting South African accent and the beautiful Shino and Woo Woo blue glaze on her pots?  Oh yes, this month’s featured artist is a most talented lady who was born in Zambia and with her parents moved to South Africa when she was 6. … Read more