It did not take long for people in the ceramic industry
to find out Harold was casting greeware in his home.
People came from all over the area to purchase this
D & H Ceramics got it's start in 1968 as a hobby for
Dorothy Wahlstrom. Dorothy was attending ceramic
classes at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Legacy. During
the time Dorothy was attending classes, Mr. Legacy
had a fatal heart attack. Mrs. Legacy could not take
care of both casting the greenware and giving classes.
Harold Wahlstrom offered to do the casting of
greenware. Because they could not get their
schedules together, Harold offered to buy Mrs.
Legacy's molds. He started pouring in his basement and
sold her the greenware.