Ceramic artist and owner of Double Creek Pottery JoAnne Barwick died on March 10 in Eustis, Fla. She was 77.
With her daughter and business partner of 35 years, Betty, Barwick opened Double Creek Pottery in Mount Dora, Fla., in 1996, after moving the company from Virginia. In addition to running her own business and creating colorful, whimsical pottery, Barwick volunteered at her local arts center and managed the Mount Dora Craft Show.
She is survived by her husband Jack and five children. Double Creek Pottery will continue under the management of Betty, Jack and son, Andy.