About

About

Two Ridges Pottery is a small production pottery business located in Chattanooga, Tennessee and started in 2018. Our retail shop is located in the heart of historic Saint Elmo! Tori Hunt (owner) and her team create handmade, functional pottery that is inspired by the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, NC – Tori’s hometown. Two Ridges Pottery aims to bring the beauty & simplicity of nature into your home & hands with our mountain-inspired pottery.

Meet our team:

Tori: Owner & Potter
Tori started Two Ridges Pottery in June 2018 after graduating college. She & her husband Christopher live in the Chatttanooga area and spend most of their free time camping, hiking, trail running, and cooking together. Her favorite part of making pottery is hand-carving the signature Mountain Mugs, and her favorite ice cream is Cherry Garcia.
Kaylee: Lead Studio Assistant
Kaylee is one of our studio assistants, an invaluable position at Two Ridges Pottery – keeping our production going in a lot of aspects. Kaylee is originally from Atlanta, GA and she enjoys reading on her porch, carving wooden spoons, and lots of Earl Grey tea.
Matilyn: Marketing Strategist
Matilyn & Tori have known each other since first grade, and now Matilyn does lots of the marketing, emails, & social media for Two Ridges Pottery. She lives in Asheville, NC and enjoys exploring vegan cuisine, hiking, and time with friends.
Ellie: Studio Assistant
Ellie is a current student at Covenant College studying Art with a 3D concentration. She has a passion for working with her hands, making clay one of her favorite mediums. When Ellie is not in the studio, she enjoys spending time with her friends & family. Ellie’s favorite color is purple!
Emily: Studio Assistant
This is Emily, the newest addition to the Two Ridges team. She recently graduated from college with a degree in Community Development and has been doing pottery since a young age. She is the youngest of seven siblings and grew up in Dublin, Ireland. Emily loves flowers and is excited to be working at out studio!
Mable: Studio Mascot
Mable is Tori & Christopher’s 2 year old goldendoodle. She keeps us company in the studio and is an excellent greeter when customers come by. Her full-time occupation includes fetch, frisbee, naps, and cuddling.

Local Stockists:

Chattanooga TN:

  • Merchants on Main
  • Locals Only Gifts
  • Cadence Coffee Co
  • Wildflower Tea Shop

Asheville/Hendersonville NC:

  • Willow’s Dream
  • Appalachian Coffee Co.
  • Old Lab Designs

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