Working

Here's where we lay bare our clockwork—from how we forecast inventory to how we prepare our clay. From where our clay is sourced to our philosophy on digital marketing. From where we got our start to our visions for EF's future. From what our Jigger Operators do at work to what do they do when they're off the clock. Find all that and more below.

The Geami

The Geami

Our dishes are durable, but not unbreakable. They're fired to a high degree to take a bump or two, but are still ceramic and are fragile in...

The Wheel

The Wheel

When we think about ceramics, we think about the potter's wheel. Long ago, clay lovers figured out how to make discs spin very fast using a weighted center and some good ol'...

Freckles

Freckles

We hope you love freckles on your pottery, because our clay tends to produce a lot of them. The teensy tiny spots that dapple our bowls and mugs are not...

Hand Tools

Hand Tools

Without sponges, ribs, knives and other trimming tools, you'd scratch your lip while sipping your latte, or your mug would fly clean off the handle. We don't want that. Smooth and soft pots mean a...

Color Combos

Color Combos

Aside from "When will there be more mugs?" the question we get asked most is, "What does this color look...

Acid Tests

Acid Tests

In order to ensure that our glazes can withstand the inundation of acids they will encounter in a life-time, we do some pretty rigorous testing. We cut...

The Mug

The Mug

We wish The Mug grew on trees, but it doesn't. It's made by real hands, in a real factory, and the process involves quite a few steps. First and foremost, the...