(1863 - 1911)
Margaret Overbeck was active/lived in Indiana. Margaret Overbeck is known for painter, pottery, teaching.
Biography Margaret Overbeck
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Margaret Overbeck was the second oldest of the four Overbeck sisters
who founded the Overbeck Pottery studio in Cambridge City, Indiana in
1911. She has been described as "the catalyst for this
undertaking." (Newton 60).
The sisters, raised as highly independent women, created high quality
decorative arts, and unlike traditional pottery manufacturers, they did
all of the work themselves. They made their products in their
home-based workshop, designed and decorated in a room off their dining
room and fired in an outbuilding on their property.
attended the Art Academy of Cincinnati in 1892-1893 and
1898-1899. She studied watercolor, wood carving, drawing heads
from life and casts and pain
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