Jugtown Pottery

Jugtown Pottery is featured in the ORIGINS episode of Craft in America. Jugtown Pottery, one of America’s oldest potteries, is located in Seagrove, NC. Vernon Owens, a sixth generation potter, has been making pots at Jugtown for over 50 years, having started making pots for sale at the age of ten. His wife, Pam, son, Travis, and daughter, Bayle, also work as potters at Jugtown and continue the family tradition. Browse the objects from exhibition which ran from May 1 – 29, 2010 at the Craft in America Center in Los Angeles.