Pottery http://wyso.org en New Ohio Guide: Art and Utility - East Liverpool http://wyso.org/post/new-ohio-guide-art-and-utility-east-liverpool <p>East Liverpool is the Pottery Capital of the US. It&rsquo;s been the capital since the 1880s. Sarah Webster Vodrey is the Director of the East Liverpool Museum of Ceramics. She showed me around the museum.</p><p>&quot;Doorknobs, inkwells, pie pans - it was very utilitarian n at first and then as time when on people were able to combine utility with beauty. And even from the very start, the human impulse is to make it attractive,&quot; says Vodrey.</p> Sun, 17 Jun 2012 14:35:00 +0000 Sandra Sleight-Brennan 17565 at http://wyso.org New Ohio Guide: Art and Utility - East Liverpool