Elaine Walzl is a retired Army nurse who decided to set her focus to fine, hand crafted pottery. Each piece is one of a kind unique, featuring colors and textures inspired by her days tending to her garden. Every piece that Elaine crafts is oven, microwave, and dishwasher safe. Elaine’s pottery is a great collection to own, as well as a great addition to any collection already owned. No. 2.