Cobalt Blue 6.75" Soup/Ceral Bowl with Sun Walt Shroyer draws his inspiration from the mountainous landscape. Tree images frequently appear in his work. Walt recently completed hiking the Appalachian Trail and his hiking journals, poems and sketches provide inspiration for drawings, prints, and ceramic pieces. He is a Professor of Art at Bluefield College where he has been teaching for 29 years. Walt shares Twin Creek Studio with his wife and fellow 'Round the Mountain artisan, Linda Weatherly.