After a 40 year run as a production potter in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Michigan, and most recently as the owner of Betsy Ratzsch Pottery in Ada, Michigan, in 2013 Betsy felt that it was time to take the next step. She closed the gallery that had been her artistic home for 20 years (and which had been a nominee for the top 100 craft galleries in the US), and began a new phase – Fase 3 – of creativity.
The Handworks Show has been a completely
fresh creative outlet, allowing Betsy to keep in touch with her previous gallery customers while providing a venue for her new work.
Currently, Betsy is producing
felted wool figures
(including the women she used to do in clay!) and
To see Betsy's latest, go to: