Thomas Baker is a ceramic artist who works with clay and wood. He spent time in Kanazawa, Japan, training under Seppo Iida Sensei (teacher) for years lived and worked in the teacher's atelier, Hokuto studio.
Now he is settled back in beautiful Nelson, New Zealand where he set up a pottery studio with his long-time friend, fellow potter, Jamie Smith. Jamie and Thomas, these creative duo are passionate about reinvigorating the creative scene in Nelson.
He runs the gallery studio and also in the organiser of Nelson clay week every two years.
Each piece is unique and one-off made entirely by Thomas.