He was the Human Maker. And his chosen material was clay. But due to distractions and interruptions by Godly colleague COYOTE, the baking ended up a bit botched in places, which is why so many folk are too soft, too white, too burnt or only half-baked.
GodNote: Sorry this Human-maker article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Stay tuned.