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"Vase/Hanaire," #00-120

23 cm x 14 cm x 11 cm


This vase was fired upright for 15 days with Cottonwood. This is a clay body that I formulated and have been working with for 4 years. It dramatically documents the varying thicknesses of natural ash accumulation by moving from reflective, glassy surfaces to matt crystalline-textured flows. Ash that collected on the interior rim during the firing, flowed in multiple rivulets, almost all the way to the bottom interior of the piece.

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