|Patty Storms began her passion for drawing and painting at a very early age. She has worked in several mediums including oil, watercolor, pencil, pen and ink, photography and ceramics.
Growing up on the coast of Maine , she was deeply impacted by nature and wildlife and has been a supporter of several environmental protection organizations. While her ceramic art captures her interest in marine life, in Patty's pencil drawings, her animal's stare steadily at the viewer, seeking a conversation about fairness to all living things and the preservation of the earth. Patty has also held a long commitment to women's equality. In her portraits of women, she portrays, their beauty, strength and dignity even as they struggle under the weight of oppression and inequity. Our Garden
Patty has always worked in the art field. After graduating from Wesleyan University with an Art History degree, she was employed at Christie's and LIGHT Gallery in New York City focusing in 19th and 20th century photography. She later taught ceramics and co-owned, Lakeside Pottery School and Studio, in Stamford , CT with her husband, Morty Bachar. Currently, after their recent move to Delaware , Patty and Morty focus their studio business on ceramic and sculpture art restoration and custom made pottery.