The ceramicist behind Julie Holt Studio and Small Batch Pottery creates whimsical pottery pieces from her charming home studio in Little Rock
For your fine arts degree, you decided on a concentration in ceramics, even though you also paint and sew. How did you decide on pottery? Where I went to school—the University of North Texas—had a very strong ceramics department. I’d gotten a bachelor’s in business communications previously at Baylor, but I worked for a year and was like, “Nope, I don’t want to do this.” For a degree in fine arts, you have to pick a concentration, and at the time I was really interested in throwing pottery. It seemed like a natural pick….