Riley, BA (Ceramics), University of the West of England, has been producing
pots in Bristol ever since obtaining her degree in 1988.
are individually wheel-thrown using white earthenware clay, than lavishly
decorated with hand painting and sgraffito work and finished with her
trademark candy striped handles. After being high bisque fired, the pots
are glazed in a glossy transparent glaze, before being fired once more.
a variety of themes for her decorations. The wit and vivacity of her style
combine to make her pots ambassadors of cheer and good wishes. She also
accepts commissions to make commemorative ware.