Rat City Studios is the workspace of Deborah Schwartzkopf, Seattle based studio potter and instructor. Her aim is to build the community of artists working in clay by offering studio assistant positions for emerging artists, connecting people through social and educational events, and maintaining lively, professional career in the ceramic arts!
These soft enamel pins were designed in house by studio assistants and myself. They are one inch in diameter. Join the Rat Race!
Welcome to the Rat City Studio website! Search for information on Deb Schwartzkopf's artwork, studio practice, and clay classes. Also learn about her studio assistant position, events, and other artists working at RCS. Under the resources tab are lists of local artists, clay related organizations, tips to making it as an artist, glaze development, and other resource links!
Rat City Studios is the studio of Deb Schwartzkopf. Here she makes her artwork and tends her garden. She offers weekly clay classes, workshops, and hosts social events. Several emerging artists join her for a year long studio assistant position in exchange for studio space. Together they keep the studio thriving.