The Rafter E
We've been open a couple years of now, and--not surprisingly--our name still confuses people.
(Surely there's a Business 101 lesson in there somewhere.) However, it had to be what it had to be. John has long stamped
his pots with the "Rafter E" logo, in a nod to the cattle brand established on his grandfather's farm, as well as
his own profession as an architect. (That's the antique original above, kinda looking like a "Rafter 3", but remember
it's backward.) Although the brand is no longer in use in its original capacity, it still has a life in pots.
So although we might still get mistakenly referred to as "Rafter Studio" or have letters addressed to "Rafter
E. Studio" (reminds us of Wiley E. Coyote), if you just remember us as a great place for contemporary handmade ceramics--we're