Louise Gardelle is born in Sweden in 1944. She studied pedagogy and literature at Gothenburg Universaty. She was introduced to photograghy in Stockholm and then turned to ceramics. She is also a painter and sculptor. Louise worked with various potters in France, before establishing her own workshop in 1974. She is living in Aquitane (Les Landes) in France with her husband, the ceramicist Michel Gardelle. Her works are exhibited in many French and international galleries (in the Netherlands in Gallery Loes & Reinier International Ceramics).
Images: Portrait Louise by C.C. Turson (source thierryb.over-blog); portrait Louise with two plats (source Ceramic Centre France); three decorated plates (source Pinterest).