It could be said that many things have come out of Mississippi mud: the Blues, exceptional writers, rich forests, and vast fields of cotton and soybeans. In the Mississippi Delta is a family that has taken Mississippi mud and built a thriving business.
Turn east off Highway 61 between Clarksdale and Cleveland to the unassuming building on the west edge of the small town of Mound Bayou. There you’ll find Peter’s Pottery – home of a myriad of varieties of pottery in every imaginable form: delightful animals, stunning bowls and candlesticks, unique tableware – all things pottery.
Pottery lovers everywhere are hearing about Peter’s Pottery – usually by word of mouth. Stores in Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama feature Peter’s Pottery. They also ship a minimum of five packages a day both locally and abroad. Peter often travels to retail stores that carry their pottery for signings and opportunities for one-on-one relationships with customers.
Peter’s Pottery does not provide a catalogue. Since no two pieces are alike, they prefer to talk directly to customers to make sure they get exactly what they want. This also ensures they have very few returned pieces.