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“Heart Flame”:  hand-built;   multi-
layered glazing, raku firing. The ceramic  
vessel is integrated with red wood.
“Pussy Willow Bowl": thrown on
the wheel and altered, multi-layered
multiple times in electric and raku
kilns
" Integration": multi-media sculpture.  Bowl is thrown on the
wheel and altered, multi-layered glazing, naked-raku process, fired
multiple times in electric and raku kilns; pedestal is hand-built from
walnut wood, altered to fit the bowl. Designed by Elena Miller .
Wood work is done by wood artist Gregg  Straitmatter.
“Weaved Basket": hand-built
hand-built glazing,  raku firing,from   
integrated with red wood.
I am fascinated with organic shapes and forms and how they work together with color and texture that you see in
nature. Integration of various natural media with clay, like rocks, sand and wood helps achieve  dynamic movement . The
challenge of taking something essentially flat and turning it into organic form with volume creating a synergy between
layered color and various organic textures has a great appeal to me.  
“Blue Creek Bottles”; thrown on the   
wheel and altered, multi-layered slips;  
wood-ash glazing, high fired at gas kiln,
multi-media with natural stones and sand.
“Sea World Anemone”; hand-built  
from paper clay,  multi-layered glazing; multi-
media with embedded wire, raku firing
“Pink Pussy Willow Bowl": thrown on the wheel
and altered, multi-layered glazing,naked-raku
process, fired multiple times in electric and raku kilns
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"Agate Stone Vessel": This jar is thrown on the were
applied to achieve visual depth. Fired in a gas by  thin branches
and copper wire and integrated with clay creates organic feel.
"Amber Vessel": This jar is thrown on the were applied to
achieve visual depth. Fired in
a gas kiln at reduction at cone 10.
Natural stones: amber, carnelian and yellow jade integrated with clay
create organic feel.














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"Yin and Yang". This vessel was thrown on the
wheel in two sections as an enclosed hollow body.
Parts of the form were cut out in order to sculpture
the vessel that would embrace the piece of red
wood. As a result ceramic form and wood are
completely integrated emphasizing flowing
movement and visual depth. The vessel has
multi-layered glazing applications and high fired in
electric kiln. Size: 17" tall x 16" wide.
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