functional handbuilt pottery

A combination of inspirations have converged to develop my work.  I am inspired by nature, architecture, and seams of tailored clothing.  The merging of these three inspirations transform flat porcelain slabs into functional structures of use. I create illusion in my utilitarian pots with repetitive textures creating patterns to enhance volume or create a visual depth on my forms.  The functionality of my work is paramount, but does not create rigidity in the work.  I try to stretch volumes to create breath of form and fluidity of space within structures and between the seams to please the eye and the hand.

I make the work to be pieces that can be picked up used and enjoyed.

 

 

 

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