Carved Sculptural Ceramic Pottery Vessel: Creamy Porcelain | Etsy
This handmade sculptural ceramic pottery vessel is thrown on the potters wheel. I have thrown it with thick walls to allow for deep carving. I wait until a certain degree of drying has occurred and then I carve and manipulate the creamy porcelain clay by hand. I do not add any additional clay, I only subtract. The piece is bisque fired in my electric kiln and then glazed a soft grey blue on the interior of the vessel and the recessed bottom of the foot only. The outside is left naked…
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