The teachers

Violaine Toth

Violaine Toth (They/She) is a french ceramic artist based in Berlin.  In 2017, they graduated from a Master degree in Product design (France) and moved to Berlin to work for a porcelain designer and learn wheel throwing in a shared studio. After one year, they founded Violaine Toth Ceramic (2019) and have been creating ceramic wares, sculptural vases and teaching the pottery wheel ever since.


Ella BRew

Ella Brew (They/them) is a ceramicist and multimedia artist from Oregon, USA. Ella began learning and practicing ceramics in 2014 and since then has been enamored with the various worlds the field of ceramics contains. They believe there is power that comes from creating functional objects instead of only consuming them—and they want to share it. Ella enjoys combining wheel-thrown pieces and handbuilding techniques, as well as creating simple tableware designs. They are currently working on a set of handbuilt ceramic lamps based off of Berlin’s infrastructure.