Tea Thanhbinh Duong
Tea Thanhbinh Duong came to the US from Vietnam as a child, grew up in Des Moines, Iowa. After many years working as a traveling potter in Europe, Australia and New Zeeland, he married another potter, Nina Fernstrom Duong and settled down in the coastal mountains in Oregon. There he built several wood-fire kilns. He loves to discover new forms, techniques and to push the clay as far as it will take him. “Inspiration, above all else” is his motto'