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J Schatz Press Release - June 9, 2017


June 9, 2017

Jim Schatz
J Schatz


PROVIDENCE, RI — J Schatz is pleased to introduce our first product designed to be used by both you and your beloved pet - Utilità Bowls. 

Utilità (utility in Italian) is the name for our new collection of stoneware objects, the first being the Utilità Bowl. Rather than prescribe a singular function, elegant and durable Utilità Pet Bowls can be used by you or your pets, to both eat and serve, to cook or display. Made from a speckled stoneware clay body with an interior surface glazed in 7 bold colors and an exterior surface that has a matte texture and color that is natural and unique to the material. Available in Large with a 8" diameter opening and Small with a 6" diameter opening; both with a height of 3".

6" Diameter x 3" High, 1 1/2 Qt. Capacity, 1 Lb. Available in 7 Colors: Sun Yellow, Sumac Red, Fire Orange, Pink, White, Light Aqua, and Metallic Black. Retail Price $59.

8" Diameter x 3" High, 2 1/2 Qt. Capacity, 2 Lbs. Available in 7 Colors: Sun Yellow, Sumac Red, Fire Orange, Pink, White, Light Aqua, and Metallic Black. Retail Price $69.

Studio Hours and Location
46 Dike St. Providence, RI 02909

Open M-F from 10am - 6pm and on weekends by appointment

Parking available in the lot next their building

Visitors will be able to see the handcrafted production process and purchase products direct from the studio. All sales are tax free thanks to Rhode Island's "State of the Arts" tax incentive program.

Studio Contact
Jim Schatz and Peter Souza
866-344-5267, 401-273-0500 Local

This Is What J Schatz Handmade Is
J Schatz is made in Rhode Island, Wonder-Certified™ & Guaranteed. Working from their studio in Providence, Jim, Peter, and the team take inspired ideas and create ceramic ware that is molded, pierced, scratched, carved, drilled, glazed and fired into beautifully finished products.

For more information please email, visit, or Call Toll Free 1-866-344-5267, 401-273-0500 Local/International. Download Print Quality Photos.

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