Love Notes and Collaborations

Love Notes and Collaborations

Collaboration is an important part of the work we do at The Bright Angle. We believe that by working together we can achieve more. In the summer of 2017 we approached former Asheville letterpress company 7 Ton Press about printing custom stationery for us. 7 Ton Press was also the graphic design team we used for our logo and initial branding. When designing the logo they added a small angle to accent the typography. We decided it would be great to have 7 Ton design a pattern using this accent angle.

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A Conversation with Adrienne Eliades

A Conversation with Adrienne Eliades

Recently we had the chance to sit down and have a conversation with our current Resident Artist Adrienne Eliades. Adrienne comes to us from Portland, OR where she is a studio potter and teacher at Portland Community College. Adrienne specializes in layered and detailed ceramic surfaces. During her residency she has been collaborating with us on some really beautiful pots. Stay tuned to be in the know when they hit our web shop in a few weeks.

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Introducing: Mica Black

Introducing: Mica Black

We live in the mountains of Western North Carolina. This area is rich with minerals and gems. While hiking through the mountains around Asheville the ground glitters with mica that has been ground into the soil. If you know where to look, you can find a full stack of the sheets of the crystallized mineral. When the stacks of sheets get big enough it is called a book. Mica is formed in a variety of colors, but it is fragile and translucent when it is broken down to a single sheet. This fall, Nick was hiking through shining rock and found a book of mica that was pure black. This inspired our new black glaze - Mica Black.

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