Elrod has always been drawn to pottery even as a child so when
Austin Community College offered Continuing Education
evening courses in ceramics she enrolled and Anna was hooked. That
was fifteen years ago and she is still throwing pottery from
her home in Austin, TX.
are primarily inspired from nature: water in her tabletop
fountains, stones as handles on her lids, and ornamental
embellishments of leaves, dragonflies, etc. Her love of
semi-precious stones and jewelry also inspired her to design jewelry
which she considers worn art.
is individually hand thrown on a potter’s wheel or hand built. She
primarily uses earthenware clay and each piece is hand painted and
fired to Cone 05-06.
Each piece is One-of-a-Kind made with semi-precious stones and