Los Angeles-based Belgian-born artist Delphine Lippens created Humble Ceramics in 2010. She originally came from Brussels and came to live in Los Angeles, in 1982. When she was 16, she went to Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles and graduated with an AA in Fashion Design. After this, she moved to Geneva for a year where she went to L’ecole de Decors de Theatre (scenography). Then she moved to Brussels for a year where she studied Trompe l’oeil and Decorative painting at the Van der Kelen & Logelain Institute.