by Becca Dilley on November 29, 2011
The Heavy Table is pleased to present its first-ever holiday gift item! Created and produced by local ceramic artisan Katharine Gotham at the Northern Clay Center exclusively for the Heavy Table, these elegant porcelain cheese tags can be written on (and erased, and re-written on) by with dry-erase markers or regular markers. The set of cheese flags contains 3 flags – one each in the shape of Minnesota, the state of Wisconsin, and a triangle flag shape.
Perfect for marking your holiday cheese plate or gifting to the Midwest food lover in your life! The standard set is $21, plus sales tax and shipping. We also have
4 limited setsone remaining set of “Minnesota Lovers” flags, containing three flags in the shape of Minnesota, and one triangle flag shape. The “Minnesota Lovers” set is $25 plus tax and shipping.
About the artist: Katharine Gotham has been working in clay since 1986. For 16 of those years, she maintained her studio at the Northern Clay Center–a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of the ceramic arts. Her playful stoneware vessels have been exhibited at both regional and national shows and have appeared in several publications including The Best of New Ceramic Art, Wheel Thrown Ceramics, The New York Times, and most recently the cover of Midwest Art Fairs.
This is a limited series of 25, so please act quickly if you’d like to share some Upper Midwestern cheese pride with your friends and family this holiday season. (NOTE: Since shipping is calculated in the price below, simply select “Event Tickets” for your shipping choice, and we will refund you that dollar.)
Still some left! A holiday gift idea for cheese lovers here in the upper-Midwest.