After years of creating his pieces and offering them through galleries and gift shops, local potter Doc Welty has opened a working studio and gallery in downtown Saluda. Functional ceramics from coffee cups to garden urns are displayed at the new location at 50 East Main Street. “The Pottery” will also offer the work of selected regional potters, as well as other crafts. A member of the Southern Highland Craft Guild, Piedmont Craftsmen, Carolina Designer Craftsmen Guild, and Carolina Claymatters, Doc has been working in pottery for over thirty years and is excited to be part of the arts in Saluda, where he can be found carrying on the Carolina pottery tradition one piece at a time.
A wide variety of pieces are available at The Pottery and custom orders for a unique item can be had, also. Read More Below