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The ceramics are handbuilt from coils scraped smooth, low-fired with homemade underglazes, scraffito, and wax resist, and then refired with homemade glazes. The dripping reaction of certain oxides with glazes, including a turquoise made from copper carbonate and a blue from cobalt, corresponds to the interpenetration of watercolors touching each other when wet. What occurs instantly on paintings takes hours on ceramics, but moments of transformation are frozen in both.
Designed to theatrically accessorize the domestic interiors of a flamboyant world, my ceramics are made for fantasized homes that could belong to the aging dandies I