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From decorative objects to full installations pieces —
Transform your space with the vintage elegance of Rookwood!

 

Tile Spotlight: Tortuga

Tortuga Tile  Our Tortuga Tile, part of our Relief Tile collection, elevates the popular 'fish scale' tile shape by adding distinctive, hand-crafted relief sure to make your installation stand apart from the rest. Whether finished in classic neutrals or in bold, vibrant glazes, Tortuga is as versatile as it is unique. Check out some of our favorite Tortuga installations below: 1. To…
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Styling Feature: Figurines

  Rookwood Figurines are a sweet caricature of some of your favorite creatures! Each figurine is delicately handmade, capturing the life-like details that bring the animal to life. Add a touch of personality to your space with one of the many figurines in our collection. Read below for 4 great ways you can show off your favorite figurine! 1. On…
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Looking Back: Riley Humler Appraisal Event

On March 10th, 2018 Rookwood Pottery hosted Riley Humler, famed Art Pottery appraiser featured on Antiques Roadshow on PBS.  Riley Humler is also the notable Auction Director of Humler & Nolan auction group, based right here in Cincinnati, Ohio. Riley Humler is a distinguished seller and collector with over 35 years of experience in the antique art pottery and ceramics…
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Design Feature: Vintage Meets Modern

The Tiles 3x6 Rectangle Field Tile in Devon and Peacock. Whitman Rook Studio Tile in Wilderness Colorway. Long Single Bullnose Edge in Devon. The Glazes The subway tile in this kitchen uses Rookwood's Devon and Peacock glazes. Devon is used for a majority of the field tile, with a hint of Peacock accenting the Whitman Rook focal tiles. Devon is a V5…
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OTR Made Awards: Business of the Year

Each spring season, the Over-the-Rhine Chamber of Commerce recognizes outstanding businesses and individuals that are contributing to the revitalization of Over-The-Rhine and dedicating themselves to the OTR community. This year Rookwood Pottery is thrilled to be named OTR's 2018 Business of the Year! Pictured below: Rookwood Pottery President & CEO, Micah Carroll, and Art Director, Mary Guanciale, accepting the OTR…
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Meet the Maker: Morgan Willenbrink

Morgan Willenbrink Today we're talking with Morgan Willenbrink, the creator behind some of our favorite production pieces like our heartwarming Morgan Candle and our sweet Flora Bud Vase. Morgan does a variety of things around Rookwood Pottery, like creating the one-of-a-kind items you can find in our showroom, creating custom dinnerware pieces for some of your favorite local restaurants, and…
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Savanna Elephant Bookends

Styling Your Elephant Bookends Named for its namesake species native to the African Savanna, these elephant bookends were hand carved by Rookwood artist Gary Simon. Gary found inspiration in an archival Rookwood form - the Asian Elephant Bookends designed at the turn of the century. It is said that elephants depicted with their trunks pointed upwards are symbolic of good…
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Meet the Team: #TeamFiona

We spoke with some of the team members behind Rookwood Pottery’s “Cheers to Fiona” commercial and the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden’s dedicated staff to get a peek into the incredible story of how baby Fiona became the icon that she is today. Here’s what we learned: ERNAISJA CURRY Actress, Team Fiona Member: Q: How do you think Fiona inspired…
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Super Bowl Commercial

2018 was the year of the hippo... All thanks to Fiona, and the team that came together around her! Fiona went from a vulnerable infant to a powerful icon in just under a year, after she was born 6 weeks premature and overcame every challenge thrown her way. Fiona couldn't have done it without the support of her amazing care…
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Rookwood For Boca

We at Rookwood Pottery love having the opportunity to team up with passionate people and businesses to create custom, timeless works of art using beautiful ceramics, tile, and commemorative projects. In 2016, Boca Restaurant approached us on a creative quest — to design custom dinnerware that embraces tradition, commemorates milestones, and celebrates new journeys. Photo by Boca Restaurant When we…
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