His wife, Mary, was his team’s marketing genius and his partner in conceiving the easier living philosophy. For example, the Iroquois True China dinnerware guarantee promised to replace your pieces for free if they chipped or broke. So, Russel and Mary would go do demonstrations themselves, spilling baskets of dishes on the floor to prove their mettle.
The American Modern collection for Bauer Pottery is made in California in a variety of colorways. Shown, is the American Modern divided vegetable bowl in chartreuse.
First designed over 60 years ago, the Russel Wright Residential Collection is another popular collection, crafted from durable, shatterproof melamine, of which Russel was a fan.