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Nancy Sweezy, 1921–2010

Posted On September 15, 2010 1 Comment

Potter and traditional arts advocate Nancy Sweezy will be fondly remembered for reviving the fortunes of Jugtown Pottery at a time when the continued vitality of North Carolina’s remarkable pottery tradition seemed uncertain. Nancy’s interest in pottery had begun in the 1950s when she lived in New Hampshire and studied at the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen and with Isobel Karl.