Artist Spotlight: Aaron Way Padgett
Aaron Way Padgett is a South Carolina based artist who produces functional ceramic work with sustainable practices and self sufficiency in mind. His clay is sourced from his surroundings, including the Edisto River. Aaron's pottery practice combines traditional methods- he prefers wood and salt firing for their natural brown colors and ancient origins. Each piece is made to be practical, useful, and ergonomic.
Aaron resides in Fairfax, South Carolina. He attended the Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities in Greenville SC, and earned a Bachelor of Fine Art in Ceramics at Winthrop University in Rock Hill SC.
Per the mission statement of this shop all artists have agreed to contribute 10% of proceeds to a charity of their choice.
Charity: Cool Earth Projects