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Frances Palmer: Drawing Inspiration From Her Garden and Her Life

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Explore the world of Frances Palmer!

Learn how she draws inspiration from her garden, her love of art, cooking, and photography into her daily creative pottery process.  She will share the story of her artistic journey and how she lives a creative life and how you can too. Come take a peek at her awe inspiring world! 

About Frances Palmer

Frances Palmer is a potter and gardener, working for over 34 years from her home and studio in Weston, Connecticut.  Frances earned a BA from Barnard College and an MA in art history at Columbia University.  Her handmade, functional ceramics have been exhibited and sold internationally, including at Fotografiska, March, Moda Operandi, Neue Galerie, the Philip Johnson Glass House, Object & Thing, and Wave Hill.  Since 2017, Frances has collaborated with the design-led ceramic manufacturer 1882 Ltd. on a collection of creamware for the table.  Her work is represented in leading private craft and contemporary art collections around the world.  She is often featured in publications including British House & Garden, Elle Decor, House & Garden, T, The New York Times Magazine, Vogue, The Wall Street Journal, and The World of Interiors.

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