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Thank you for your support!
You make The Marks Project possible.

 

THE MARKS PROJECT, is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit creating the first online research hub for American studio ceramics. This is a searchable, on-line database of American studio ceramic makers working from 1946 to present and their marks, signatures, back stamps etc.

 

MAKE A CONTRIBUTION

Support our mission by making a tax-deductible contribution to document new makers. Donate online or send a check to The Marks Project, 1009B Main Street, PO Box 238, Hope Valley, RI 02832, USA.

Contact us if you are interested in funding the documentation of a specific group of makers. We are actively seeking funding to document regional potters/ceramists. Corporate contributions will be acknowledged with partner links on this page and individual contributions are acknowledged below.

 

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SPREAD THE WORD

Contact us for promotional materials to spread the word about our project to your local clay community.

GIVE ACCESS TO YOUR COLLECTION

TMP relies on collections access to photograph and document regional and deceased makers. TMP can include collection and photography credits on all images. Get in touch today about your collection.

DEDICATE YOUR DONATION

Remember a collector, ceramist, friend or loved one with your donation. Provide the seed contribution and name an endowment.

TMP will acknowledge your donation as you request by including the following statement on each supported artist’s page.

“This artist is included in the TMP database thanks to generous funding from or in memory of [your name, organization, or loved one's name].”

  

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Thank you to the institutions and private collections below for providing support, images and access to their collections. Click the links below to learn more!