St. Jacobs Country
Arrow

Contact Us

Farmers' Market
The Village
Culture & Heritage
Plan Your Visit

Conestoga River Pottery’s Phil Yordy: An Original St. Jacobs Artisan

It was 1979 when Milo Shantz, the visionary behind the redevelopment of downtown St. Jacobs, approached Conestoga River Pottery’s Phil Yordy. Recognizing Phil as a talented potter, Milo offered him an opportunity to develop a pottery studio in St. Jacobs. Fortunately for the village, the rest is history and Conestoga River Pottery has been creating high-end, handmade pottery in the village for 38 years.


 
As one of the original artisans in the Village Silos, Phil continues to make over 100 unique functional pottery items ranging from tableware to teapots. Conestoga River Pottery offers a wide variety of work in style, shape, and colour, with many different glaze finishes. Phil’s pottery is sold in complementary sets and as individual pieces. 


With the kiln, potters wheel and bisque room all onsite, you can see new unique pottery items in production all year-round. We welcome you to visit Conestoga River Pottery located in the historic silos in downtown St. Jacobs.

 

Subscribe to this Blog Like on Facebook Tweet this! Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn

Contributors

Village St Jacobs
14
August 10, 2017
show Village 's posts
St Jacobs Farmers' Market
3
March 2, 2017
show St Jacobs's posts

Latest Posts

Show All Recent Posts

Archive

Tags


Everything Event Announcement

 

 

St. Jacobs Country

Farmers' Market
The Village
Plan Your Visit
Group travel
Holiday Hours
Useful Links
Media
Antiques
Catering
Theatre
What to Do In the Village
St. Jacobs' Outlets
Accommodations
Events
Newsletter
Contact Us
  Privacy Policy    |    Leasing Inquiries