The Art-Deco ideals of simple geometric shapes and bold colors were well-welcomed after the period of Victorian decorative excess and Art-Nouveau that followed on its heels, and the Fiesta line was an immediate hit. Aiding its success, Fiesta was introduced at very attractive prices, making it affordable to the mass market with pieces, and sometimes sets, commonly sold for less than a dollar. The original line, introduced in 1936, included over thirty items in five different colors, with new colors added throughout the years.
Homer Laughlin China employs very skilled, hard-working people. This video highlights different aspects of their production process in the 1930's. Just watch that china fly!