WITH YOUR SUPPORT
The Tile Heritage Foundation is a national, nonprofit, charitable organization supported by sponsorship, individual membership donations, grant funds and business contributions. The Tile Heritage research center and library, open to the public by appointment, are located in Healdsburg, California, approximately seventy miles north of San Francisco.
The Tile Heritage Foundation wishes to acknowledge the generosity of all those who have made substantial contributions during the past year. Thank you all!
Hovey Tile Art
Centurians ($100 members) form the backbone of the Tile Heritage Foundation:
Alaska Native Arts
Art League of Lincoln
B.A. Schmidt Arts
Bella Vista Tile
Belvedere Ceramic Arts
Bright River Studio
Kirby William Brown
Bullnose Tile and Stone
Carrie Anne Parks
Casa Ceramica, Inc.
Ceramic Tile Design
William & Erica Clark
Classico Tile & Marble Inc.
Craven Manor Pottery
Dan Droney Tile
Debbie G. Art Tile
Doty Tile Co.
Ellen Stakes Handmade Tiles
Jim & Pat Evanko
Evergreen By Debra
Georganne Ferrier & Steven Weinberg
Friends of Terra Cotta
Furnace Hill Tile
Gary L. Quirk Studios
Hohn & Hohn,Inc.
Regular Members of the Tile Heritage Foundation:
Kathleen Allen, Effie Ambler, American Craft Council Library, Tina Amidon, Katharine Arrow, Suzanne Baizerman, Diana Barrer, Kate Barrett, Martha Barry, Sharon Bartman, Kirk Beck & Susan Dannenfelser, Lynn Berglund, Donna Billick, Ed Blackburn, Chris Blanchett, Melody Bonnema, Elizabeth Bridges, Elizabeth Broman, Charles Brownell, Christopher Buckley, Kristine Burton, Sarah Chamberlin, Chuck Cleeves, Michael Corbett, Layah Cottonwood, Colette Crutcher, Lynda Curtis, Susan Dannenfelser, Audel & Lynne Davis, Dick Dewater, Rosalie Dixler, Ginger Dunlap-Dietz, Linda Dyke, Laurie Eisenhardt, Chris Emmick, Linda Erickson, Allyson Evans, Beulah Fehr, Alison Finlay, George Fishman, Scott Franklin, Sooz Glazebrook, Arthur & Esther Goldberg, DeBorah Goletz, Meredith Gordon, Jim Graham, Chris & John Gray, Virginia Greene, Tracey Griffith, Cynthia Gunnerson, Sue Haffner, Joanne Hayakawa, Deborah Hecht, Sallie Herling, Peter Herman, Dolores Herzog, Timothy Mulve Hill, Kathryn Hughes, Peter Immordino, Instituto de Promocion Ceramica, Gail Jonas, Brian Kaiser, Carol Kanga, Beryl Kende, Rosemary KimBal, Gary Knecht, Joe & Cheryl Kopczynski, Karen Kreck, Molly Lambert, Norman Larson, Linda Leighton, Paul Lewing, Lynn & Sandi Maack, Meredith MacLeod, Diana & Jerry Marmon, Diane Masura, Ron May, Michele McDonough, Alexander Melko, Elena Melko, Clark Miller & Sabra Waldfogel, Pamela Mitchell, Mary Anne Moffatt,Timothy Mulvehill, Rosemary & Geoff Murray, John Myers, Sharon Neff, Ken Nelson, Robin Nicholas, Anne & Ed Nocera, Adonis Noguera, Marla Outlaw, Ruth O'Day, Phyllis Pacin, Carrie Anne Parks, Lynn Pearson, Thimo Pimentel, Rolanda Port, Roger Porter Jr, Cleota Reed, Jaki Reed, Robin Reed, Marcia Reiver, Neal Roberts, Laura Robinson, Maria Root, Scholes Library of Ceramics, Betsy Schulz, Glenn Schwaiger, Gerald Schwertfeger, Christine & Paul Shields, Leonora Shelsey, Gladys & Seymour Siegal, Michael Sims, Michael Skiersch, Dave Smith, Spruance Library/BCHS, Carla Stephenson-Funk, Larry Stoddard, Bernice Strauss, Owen Sutton, Helen Szathmury, Lisa Taft, Mary Frances Thomas, Hans van Lemmen, Gary Warkentin, Watson Library/Metropolitan Museum, John Wehrle, Tracy West, Sheryl Wheeler, Marilyn Willats, Judy Williams, Margie Williams, Hilary Winslow, Diane Winters, Winterthur Museum Library, Craig Wood, Mary Woodruff, Judy Wrede, Paddy Wrob, David & Judith Yamada, Bob Yost, Isaiah Zagar, Valda Zalkalns, Michael Zerbe, Erica Ziegler.
The Doty Research Grant
The Doty Research Grant is maintained exclusively by members of the Tile Heritage community who contribute funds specifically for this purpose in addition to their annual membership dues. Their generosity makes this grant possible.
In 2016 the following people made donations:
Suzanne Baizerman; Keith Bieneman, Heritage Tile; Josh Blanc, Clay Squared to Infinity; Kirby Brown, Kirby Brown; Kristine Burton; Mary Lynn Buss, Isle Tile; Jeanie Daves, Jeanie Daves Pottery; Audel and Lynne Davis; Riley Doty, Doty Tile Co.; Jim & Pat Evanko; Michael George, MG Design Group, LLC; Richard Keit and Mary Kennedy, RTK Studios; Olga Khroustaleva, Curious Clay; Lynn & Sandi Maack; Katia McGuirk, Katia Tiles; Edwin Mighell, Edmighell’s Blog; Larry Mobley, Mobley & Company; John Myers; Michael Padwee, tilesinnewyork.blogspot.com; May Frances Ramsey; Cleota Reed; Katherine Singley; Collin and Kathy Sparks, Sparks Tile; Regina Taylor; Sabra Waldfogel; Shirley White; Robert Winter; Christine Wong; David and Judith Yamada; Paul Zelenka, Unicorn Studio.
Publishing Fund Donors
In honor of Ellen and Tom Wyman whose generosity resulted in the publication of Tile Heritage: A Review of American History, Vol. 8, No. 2 after a lengthy hiatus, a Publishing Fund has been created for THF members (and others) to voluntarily contribute to the continuation of this quality publation.
In 2016 the following people have made donations:
Regg Antle, Jose Bonastre, TICSA America; Elizabeth Broman Cooper-Hewitt Museum ; Les Busic; Barbara Clark, Agapanther Tiles; Jeanie Daves (Jeanie Daves Pottery) ; Audel and Lynne Davis; Riley Doty (Doty Tile); Catherine Fieber, Furnace Hill Tile; Debbie Geller, Debbie G Art Tile; Margaret Heveran, Maggie Jones, Larry Kreisman, Historic Seattle ; Leo Lanctot; Joe Lundgren, Joseph Lundgren Consulting ; Tom Maktouf, Casa Ceramica, Inc.; Susan Martin, Belvedere Ceramic Arts; Jean and Roger Moss, Shel Neymark, Shel Neymark Architectural Ceramics; Craig Norberg, Norberry Tile; Rolanda Port, Roger H. Porter Jr., Gary Quick, Gary Quirk Studios; Eric Rattan, Santa Fe Design Studio; Jim Resor Custom Tile Service, Leonora Shelsey, Marion Sinclair, Dave Smith, Larry Stoddard, Distinctive Tile & Design ; Dianne and Mark Wallace, Shirley Whit,; David Wilkinson, Wilkstone, LLC; David and Judith Yamada.
Art Tile Donors
Tile Heritage thanks those who have donated their art tiles to be sold to help develop and sustain the Foundation's archives and other programs.
Bold listings indicate that the artist has sent tiles to more than one location that year. Beginning in 2016 the links acknowledge all of the artists with websites in appreciation of their generosity. Together all tile donors make a significant financial contribution in support of the Tile Heritage Foundation. Thank you!
In May 2017 for the 30th Anniversary Silent Auction at the Gala/Reception for Tile Heritage at the Mercer Museum and the Tile Festival at the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. And in November 2017 for the 12th annual Tile & Art Festival presented by Artisan Tile Northwest at the Mt. Baker Community Club in Seattle. Thank you all!
In May 2016 for the Tile Festival in Doylestown, Pennsylvania and then in November for the ATNW Festival in Seattle. Thank you!
Arts Village Clay Workshop @ The Village of Arts & Humanities; Mandy Baker (Whispering Hill Studio); Marlo Bartels (Marlo Bartels Studio); ; John Beasley (Medicine Bluff Studio); Eric Boynton (Clay Rat Studio); Mary Lynn Buss (Isle Tile); Barbara Clark (Agapanther Tiles); Parren Collery (Eartha Hand Made Tile); Laurie Eisenhardt (Laurie Eisenhardt Ceramics); Debbie Felix (Art Tile & Mosaics); Karen Fishburn; Joan Gardiner (Unison Pottery & Tile Works); Paula Gill (Red Step Studio); Frank Giorgini (Udu Inc.); Terri Goodwin (Bright River Studio); Lee Gruber & David del Junco (Syzygy Tile); Karren Hiskey; Marcia Hovland (Marcia Hovland Studio Gallery); Ken Jones; Maria Logan (Salt Creek Studio)); Richard Keit & Mary Kennedy (RTK Studios); Gloria Kosco; Margaret Licha (Margaret Licha Designs); Katia McGuirk (Katia Tiles); Edwin Mighell (Redoubt Press); James Miller and Christie Schorf-Miller (Mission Guild Studio); Steve Moon (Tile Restoration Center); Allison Moore (Allison Moore Clay Art); Nawal Motawi (Motawi Tileworks); James Mowery (JDM Artisans); Lisa Muller (Lisa Muller Studio); Janet Ontko (Janet Ontko Clay Forms); Carrie Anne Parks (Carrie Anne Parks Ceramic Art); Wendy Penta (Stone Hollow Tile); Jesse Pham; Mary Philpott (Verdant Tile Co.); Audrey Ketterer Pianko (Wild Heart Pottery and Tile); Michael Pratt (Pratt & Larson); Susanne Redfield (Kibak Tile); Jaki Reed (Youthful Folly Studio); Laura Reutter (Ravenstone Tiles); Maggie Roberts (Kennedy Creek Pottery); Carol Rydel (Hippiechick Tiles); Tom Sauro (TaSauro Studios); Barbara Schmidt (B.A. Schmidt Arts); Don Shore (L’esperance Tile Works); Michael Skiersch (Skiersch Studio); Ellen Stakes (Handmade Tiles by Ellen Stakes); Susan Steindler (Felts Trinkets.com); Susan Cohen Thompson (Thompson Art Studio); Patricia Tolton (P Squared Ware Art Tile); Gary Warkentin (Craven Manor Pottery); Scott Weaver (Weaver Tile); Paul Zelenka (Unicorn Studio).
2014 Donors who brought "Music to Our ears"
Tile Heritage thanks those who made special donations in 2014 to assist in sustaining the Foundation's archiving and finding-aid index project.
Bold listings indicate donors who were Major Contributors in 2014. Linked websites are those of THF members who donate $100 or more in membership support each year.
Alan Batchelder, Mary Lynn Buss (Isle Tile), Nancy Daniels, Audel & Lynne Davis, Matthias Dondorff, Linda Ellett (L’esperance Tile Works), Alice Federico, George Fishman, Michael George (MG Design Group), Amy Green (Silverlake Conservation), Tracey Griffith, Joan Rothchild Hardin (Hardin Tiles), Helen Harding, Abby Hoffman (Sacred Tile), Carter Holliday, Svend Hovmand, Bart Huffman, Maggie Jones, Olga Khroustaleva, John Marckx (Oceanside Glasstile), Susan Martin-Serra (Belvedere Art Tile), Nancy McCroskey (Kensington Studios), Travis Messinger & Darin Ronning (Bantam Tileworks), Deborah Mintz (Sienna Ceramics), Richard Mohr, Adonis Noguera, Janet Ontko (Janet Ontko Clay Forms), Ed Pawlack (Ed Pawlack Tile), Joseph Pokorney, Jeff Pompador, (Evergreen by Debra), Donato Pompo (Ceramic Tile and Stone Consultants), May Francis Ramsey, Elizabeth Raybee, Guy Renkert (Fisher - Renkert Foundation), Daniel Schag (Survey Design), Betsy Schulz, Beth Starbuck & Steven Goldner (Starbuck Tile), Marie Glasse Tapp, Sara Traugot, Diane Ullman, Debbie Vessels (Daltile), Thomas Vigran, Mark and Dianne Wallace, Gary Warkentin, Barbara Whitney, Jon & Marsha Williams, Peter Wollenberg.