Hand-thrown flint-black unglazed porcelain vessel with twigs and coloured porcelain and wire pieces added to the rim.
15% from the sale of this item will be donated to REFUGE
The vessel is approximately h 11cm (14cm including sprig additions) x w 9cm.
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The piece is made from porcelain, that has been stained with oxides to give it a flinty brown/black tone. The coloured clay is thrown on the potter’s wheel and small loops are added to the rim. The vessel is high-fired to 1270c and left unglazed to show the colour and soft eggshell finish of the flint-black porcelain. After being fired, twig pieces are cut and added to the top; small porcelain and wire pieces resembling natural forms are then attached rising from the twigs.
The surface of the clay has markings and variations in tone that is a natural part of the hand-made nature of the piece.
The work is inspired by the colours and tones of the Sussex landscape where the flint and chalk fields of the South Downs provide a distinctive backdrop.
The addition of willow, twigs and other materials in my collection further connects my work to the local landscape and, for me, represents embracing a connection to place and the details found in the natural world.
|Dimensions||9 × 14 cm|
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