Brigitte Richard has been a potter for over thirty-five years. She is from Nurnberg, Germany and is currently living in San Antonio, Texas. Brigitte graduated from the Keramic Schule (Ceramic School) in Landshut, Germany where she also completed a three-year pottery apprenticeship. She also completed a degree in graphic design at the Akademie Der Bildenden Kuenste (Academy of Fine Arts) in Nurnberg, Germany. Her experience includes working in production pottery for several years, working independently as an artist, and teaching pottery classes. She currently specializes in making very unique and detailed cups in the firing range of cone 06 and 6 at her studio The Potter’s Cup. Her passion lies in creating whimsical pieces that include a variety of colors, textures, patterns and words. Her aim is to provide joyful, inspiring, and uplifting functional ware that can be enjoyed every day. You can find her on Facebook @ThePottersCup.CustomCreations and Instagram @thepotterscup.