Sorrento Stoneware

is the communal studio of Sheryl Willson and Mark Hemmingson

Sheryl Willson

Sheryl works in red clay with lots of texture and illustration. She glazes her work in warm white tones that break over texture. These pieces are one of a kind made in short runs.

Mark Hemmingson

Mark creates pottery for everyday living focusing on traditional tableware. Glazed in Shuswap Blue these pieces are made in sets and they’re meant to be collected.

Where to Find Us

Shop in Sorrento

We’re currently selling through the Shuswap Artisan Market

Located at Trans-Canada-Highway and Notch Hill Road the Artisan Market is a treasure trove of handmade items made by local artisans. You can find both Sheryl and Mark’s pottery in this unique shop.

9:00 – 4:00
Tuesday to Saturday
Beside Steamers

Open year round

From Our Blog

Utensil Jars in Process

Utensil Jars In Process
They sit overnight and firm up. In the morning I add handles and stamp them with swirls to give character …

Video – Throwing Mugs

Throwing Mugs
Back on the wheel today throwing mugs. Here’s how I create the cylinder, the first part of the process.

Video – Sanding Pottery

Sanding-Thumb
The firing was a succuess. Now it’s time to sand the bottoms of the pots.