Mullumbimby, NSW Australia
Drawing/painting on clay is something I have experimented with from time to time with limited success, I must admit! So I always have deep admiration for those who can do it well. Jenny Mendes is one of those artists. Of course, not even Jenny can explain the mystery of how her imagery makes it out… Read More »
Jeremy Randall will demonstrate and discuss the use of various template options in the construction of architecturally inspired vessels,along with other information. He is one of the presenters at the Potters Council Handbuilding III conference in Natchez, on January 17-19, 2013.
Ben Carter thinks about design at every stage of the game when making pots. When he is throwing and altering, he is specifically considering the decoration that he will apply later. In today’s video, an excerpt from his brand spanking new DVD Design for the Soft Surface: Throwing, Handbuilding, and Slip Decorating, Ben shows… Read More »
Chandra DeBuse explains Chandra will discuss integrating surface design with form to create a visual narrative. She is one of the presenters at the Potters Council Handbuilding III conference in Natchez, on January 17-19, 2013.
I really liked the following quote from Sean O’Connell’s recent article in Ceramics Monthly: “Technical ability grows naturally with experience, but conceptual rigor needs constant attention and exploration.” I think it is all too easy to let the conceptual rigor slide, yet paying attention to your influences and working hard to successfully mesh them with… Read More »