BiographyPaul Wilkie was born December 28, 1950. He graduated from Luther College with a degree in art in 1972. Wilkie studied with Marguerite Wildenhain at the Pond Farm summer workshops in 1972, 1973, 1974, 1977 and 1978.
The fluted vase which Wilkie created in 1980 and donated to the Pond Farm Collection is finished with a matte black glaze. The rim, base and interior of the neck are finished with a shiny white, brown and black speckled glaze. It is hand-thrown from black clay and the decoration hand-carved.