David Norton is a self taught, full-time
potter from Round
making functional stoneware
and ceramic sculpture since 1975. He has had his own
gallery in the Torpedo Factory Arts
Center in Alexandria, Virginia
for most of that time.
David has work in collections in over 80 countries
and on all seven continents.
He has exhibited and taught at the Smithsonian's
and given extensive workshops in
Poland and in the Washington, DC
His work has twice received acclaim by the
New York Times, as well as being voted best local artist by
readers of the Loudoun Times Mirror. Norton keeps in touch
with aspiring young artists through workshops in many of the
county high schools
and teaches an advanced pottery class.