Abalone & Tortoise Mug


Maker :: Alison Evans
glaze: Abalone & Tortoise

Dimensions: 4” x 4" x 4.75”

It took us a long time to hone the shape of this mug and we are very happy with it. Because you hold it in your hand and touch it to your lips, the feel of a mug is very personal.  The gentle curve feels great in your hand, and the lip just delicate enough but still strong.

Artist Alison Evans transforms the natural shapes of coastal life into dinnerware and tabletop accessories. Her work is hand molded and hand glazed, making each piece unique. Alison graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and worked for admired artist Katy Schimert in New York before opening her first studio in East Boothbay, Maine. Over the past ten years, AE Ceramics has grown thanks to partnerships with retail store around the US, England, Canada, Australia and the Virgin Islands. The AE Ceramics Gallery is now located in the historic village of Yarmouth, Maine, where Alison’s husband Chris handles business fundamentals and she focuses on design.