CERAMICS

Amanda has been making ceramics since 2003 and she continues to do it today as a hobby.

 

Recently she did a two month assistantship in Italy at La Meridiana. While there she was preping the studio for classes, cleaning,  and sitting in on classes, learning new techniques and making ceramics. 

Orchids
Orchids

Hand thrown, hand painted and glazed

Lotus Bowls
Lotus Bowls

Hand thrown, hand painted and glazed

Raku Vase
Raku Vase

The vase was thrown Porcelain, barnished, with a light bulb and then the design was drawn by hand, waxed and then each shape was painted individually. the piece was fired in a gas kiln, removed and put in sawdust to cool. This is the end result.

Song Bird Tile
Song Bird Tile

the design was hand painted and the tile fired.

Purple Pansy
Purple Pansy

Hand thrown, hand painted and glazed

Poppy Raku Tile
Poppy Raku Tile

a close up view of a poppy

Nature Bowls
Nature Bowls

Hand thrown, hand painted and glazed

Flower Bowls
Flower Bowls

Hand thrown, hand painted and glazed