Paradox Pottery - Jim Whalen

NC Fine Art Pottery since 1971


In 1971, Paradox Pottery was founded by Jim Whalen after graduating from East Carolina University. After teaching for 5 years in Charlotte, the pottery was moved to the mountains of North Carolina.

Upcoming shows:

ACC Atlanta, March 13-15, 2020

Smithsonian Craft and Design, April 22-24, 2020

Washington DC.

Southern Highlands Crafts Show, July 16-19 2020

Asheville, NC.

Potters Market at the Mint, Sat, Sept 26 at the Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.


For a look behind the scene at the Paradox:

short view

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90 Spring Farm Drive

Horse Shoe, NC


(828) 890-0525

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