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|My zen stoneware bottles and vases are hand built, wheel thrown and altered. Every ceramic nature inspired piece is
one-of-a-kind and has organic and earthy feel. These vases and bottles are well sealed inside and can be used for
fresh flower arrangements.
This bottle is hand-built from slabs. The fabric was dipper in papper
clay slip and wrapped around the bottle. The bottle was high fired in
electric kiln. Dimensions: 8.5" in diameter x 15" tall. Not for sale.
Cobble Stone Bottle This beautiful nature inspired bottle reminds
you of an old coble stone road. This bottle will be a unique gift and/or a
gorgeous addition to your home decor. This bottle is hand-build from
slabs. The neck was thrown on the wheel and attached to the bottle. Iron
oxide wash was heavily applied to the bottle and then wiped off. The
bottle was high fired in oxidation in electric kiln. The bottle is glazed
inside and can be safely used for fresh flowers. SOLD!
Spiral Vase. This beautiful speckled vase is thrown on the wheel and
altered. It was dipped in multiple glazes and high fired in reduction in a gas
kiln. Dimensions: 4" in diameter x 4.5" tall. SOLD!
HARMONY RAKU VASE
This vase is thrown on the wheel and heavily altered. It has various clay
applications and multiple glazes; white crackle glazing, raku fired. This
bottle will be a gorgeous addition to your home decor. You can use it
with dry flowers only or by its self. Dimensions: 8" tall x 7" in diameter.
NOT FOR SALE
Black Thirsty Soil Vase This organic form reminds you of
cracked thirsty soil. The vase is thrown on the wheel. After black slip
was applied to the white stoneware body, the vase was expanded from
inside out while spinning on the wheel. Special "sodium silicate"
method was used to achieve deep crackles. High fired in a gas kiln in
reduction. It is glazed inside and can be used for flowers. Dimensions:
8.5" in diameter x 7.5" tall. SOLD!
Clear Creak Bottles. These beautiful bottles remind you of a small
creek with blue water and river stones. They are thrown on the wheel. The
bottles have underglaze and multiple glaze applications; fired in oxidation in an
electric kiln. They were decorated with natural stones and sand after firing.
They are glazed inside and can be used for flowers. Size: 8.5" tall x 3" in
diameter and 9.5" tall x 3" in diameter. Price per bottle. Dimensions: 8.25" in
diameter x 4" tall. Only bottle with red lip is available.
Our on line store has been moved to: www.etsy.com/shop/Zenceramics. Please check it out. It is very customer
friendly: easy to shop and make payments. Most of my work is listed there.
Drayad Wood Elf Vase
This decorative vase was inspired by mystical stories and legends about wood
elves and forest spirits that were the embodiment of nature's duality.
It is hand-build using a special "sticks" technique. The leather hard clay was
impressed on a tree bark. A tree shaped vase has human features though the
vessel looks surreal. This organic beautiful vase is 10.5" tall x 3.5"in diameter. It is
high fired in electric kiln and has multiple glaze application. It is very light and
totally functional. SOLD!
Very Skyny Bottle
This bottle is hand-built from slabs. The neck
was thrown on the wheel and scored to leather
hard clay body. Cobalt oxide was rubbed into
textured surface. The bottle was glazed with
transparent glaze and high fired in electric kiln.
Dimensions: 3.5" wise x 12" tall.
Celadon Raindrops Vase
This vase is thrown on the wheel and altered. Soft
curved form of the vase gives an elegant, graceful feel.
Famous Chinese celadon glaze adds subtle emphasis
to the hand carving; high fired in reduction in a gas kiln.
Dimensions: 4.5" in diameter x 11.5" tall.
Blue Tree Trunk Vase
This beautiful organic vase reminds you of an old tree. It is hand-built
from one thick coil using special techniques: different size wooden
sticks were rolled inside the coil to expand the clay body. Cobalt
oxide and rutile wash were applied to the vase and later wiped off
leaving oxides only in the crevices to achieve visual depth. The vase is
high fired in oxidation in an electric kiln. It is glazed inside and can be
used for flowers. Size: 14" tall x 3.5" wide.