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Sonoran Vessels

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About this project

Having traveled to the Arizona desert I was inspired to create a range of sculptural vessels based on the Sonoran cactus.  They depict the calm and often solitary characteristics of the cactus standing across the landscape; and by throwing and hand building the pieces in sections I am able to replicate the textured and convoluted forms.  White glaze over washes of oxide compliment the serenity of the cactus while platinum lustre brings contrast to the rims.  All pieces are unique!

Pricing

£30 — £220

Keywords

ceramics, pottery, thrown, handbuilt, sculpture, cactus, natural forms, texture, eathenware, white glaze

Disciplines

Ceramics, Pottery

Materials

Ceramics
Sonoran Tall Vase (41cm height, 14cm width) £165
Photographer: Satori Gallery
This stunning vase inspired by the Sonoran Cactus in Arizona will make a statement anywhere in your interior space. It has been produced using several ceramic methods, throwing, coiling and hand building producing this unique and distinctive surface texture and form. Every piece is fired 3 times and edged with Platinum on the rim.
Sonoran Fluted Vase (23cm height, 19cm width) £65
Photographer: Satori Gallery
This bold Sonoran vase rippling with texture compliments the modern interior space as a sculptural vessel or functional vase for flowers...

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