A native Kansan, Danny Meisinger was raised on a farm in the Gardner area and graduated from Gardner High School in 1984. As an alternative to an advanced biology class he enrolled in his first high school pottery class. At the time he had no idea it would lead to one of his chosen professions, but he did realize something in school had finally piqued his interest.

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My studio was constructed on my property 5 years ago with the help of my family.  It’s a two story quonset hut. I have 8 wheels, and often have pots in progress on all of them.

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Danny and Diana Meisinger have reopened The Dolphin Song Building which resides in historic downtown Gardner, Kansas.
The main gallery space has been devoted to Spinning Earth Pottery and features the work of ceramic Artist Danny Meisinger specializing in handmade functional pottery as well as exquisite fine art.

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Whether I feel joy or pain when I look at my work, it is those feelings that drive me forward and develop me as a potter

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