Rhyno Clayworks is a collaborative project between Ryan Lucier and Melanie Pavao. Mel and Ryan met in college and managed to keep in touch throughout each others adventures and travels. Both are currently living, working and creating together in Austin TX.
Ryan has a background in high tech product development and ceramic design. Trained as a production potter Ryan brings his strong technical knowledge and creativity to the project. Melanie has been a graphic designer for over 10 years bringing her from Providence to NYC, San Fran, and now Austin, TX.