Claydies was founded in 2000 by Karen Kjældgård-Larsen and Tine Broksø. Both Karen and Tine graduated from the Danish Design School in 2000.
“Tine throws a lump of clay and Karen catches it. Karen throws it back to Tine but it falls to the ground. We try with a new lump. This time Tine catches it and starts shaping it. It is a ping pong process, in which we are always hunting good ideas. Sometimes we wear our bowls on a catwalk. Sometimes we are inspired by horrors and murder our pots. And sometimes we set up dogma-rules and work blindfolded. We strive always to renew ourselves and make ceramic design that matters. That is to have fun and give fun...”
Grass: Best of the Year Award Merit Winner 2008, Form 2008