Robin Hopper

Biography

ROBIN HOPPER is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer.
He has taught throughout Canada, and in England, U.S.A., Australia, New Zealand, China, Korea, Japan and Israel. His ceramic work is in public, corporate and private collections throughout the world. A clay worker since age three and gardener for nearly 60 years, his 2.5 acre “ANGLOJAPANADIAN” garden at ‘Chosin Pottery, Metchosin BC Canada has been featured in many books, magazines and television programs. In 2008, the garden was voted one of the top ten in Canada by the readers of Canada’s “Gardening Life” magazine.

Smashwords Interview

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
To experience new things, new thoughts and new ideas - and pass them along to others.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
London, England - during World War II. This one-of-a-kind childhood (being bombed on a daily basis for the first six years of my life) set me up for an amazing life. That amazing life is what has influenced my writing as well as everything that I have done since childhood.
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Where to find Robin Hopper online


Where to buy in print


Books

A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-Making
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Robin Hopper is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. This book on his award-winning garden (voted one of the top ten in Canada) is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist. Note: for optimal image-viewing, the book is best viewed as a PDF.

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