I have been working with pottery since high school and have over 23 years of experience as a ceramic artist. His decades long practice, education in numerous workshops with prominent potters and study of historical vessels has enabled him to develop many different ways of producing unique pieces. Riggs, a Marion, CT resident, runs the pottery studio and teaches pottery classes at Southington Community Cultural Arts in Southington, CT. Previously, Robert was the Studio Assistant and Studio Manager for over 17 years at Wesleyan Potters. Additionally, Robert has taught and still teaches pottery classes there. Riggs’ extends his love of pottery into supporting his fellow artists as well as participating in the local arts community.