Sea forms

So much of my work is inspired by the sea: its power, beauty, waves and tides, erosion, time and change. The fluidity of wet porcelain clay in particular lends itself to creating shell-like structures and wave forms.

 

wet porcelain forms

wet porcelain forms

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Unglazed forms displayed on sand

Unglazed forms displayed on sand

 

Larger stoneware forms were created with the help of moulds.

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Stoneware and sand

Stoneware, sand and glaze

Stoneware, sand and glaze

 

 

 

Stoneware, sand and glaze

Stoneware, sand and glaze

 

Porcelain and glaze

Porcelain and glaze

 

Porcelain light shade with lattice work and fish forms

Porcelain light shade with lattice work and fish forms

Porcelain fish forms cut from a paper-clay sandwich with newspaper, which can be added to other forms and structures

Porcelain fish forms cut from a paper-clay sandwich with newspaper, which can be added to other forms and structures

Glazed latticed porcelain bowl

Glazed latticed porcelain bowl

 

Stoneware structure reflecting wind patterns  and turbulent seas

Stoneware structure reflecting wind patterns and turbulent seas

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