“My pottery combines classic wheel thrown shapes with various surface decorating techniques. I incorporate image carving, building and hand painting with multiple firings. Therefore, no two pieces are ever the same.”
Thomas Skupniewitz was born in the hills of Baraboo in 1957, and is a third generation painting contractor and tradesman. He is recognized as a master and expert of faux finishes, murals and glazing, and conducts seminars and teaches throughout the United States. His talents do not stop there. Thomas, known to his friends as “Bud,” is an accomplished woodworker, gardener, chef, photographer and sculptor, largely self-taught.