Pilar Wiley

Photo by Jessica MacCormick

Pilar Wiley is a Los Angeles based ceramist who has recently embarked on creating her first garden. It contains a sprawling collection of cacti and succulents and the beginnings of a vegetable patch. I photographed her at her lovely home in south central LA in 2014, after her work caught the eye of English gardener John Tebbs of The Garden Edit.  Her functional ceramics, seen scattered throughout her garden, can be bought through