My creative process is dynamic and I see inspiration in almost everything around me. 

 

A gingko leaf pressed into the clay leaves an impression that becomes a ballerina's tutu.

A basketball creating curves and extra texture.  A stamp plays repeat for a wonderful pattern. 

Here's the fun that takes place at the studio. 

I truly love how clay can become almost anything.

I Love to Play In The Clay and make Art for Everyday Life!

textured bowl pieced together
textured bowl pieced together
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coils being built
coils being built
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coils added to bottom of bowl
coils added to bottom of bowl
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metal rib used to scrape coils
metal rib used to scrape coils
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coils help attach all three pieces
coils help attach all three pieces
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more scratching of pieces
more scratching of pieces
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bottom all scratched
bottom all scratched
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bottom all smoothed out
bottom all smoothed out
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textured bowl inside
textured bowl inside
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textured bowl inside
textured bowl inside
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Tools of the craft
Tools of the craft

What looks like a mess, turns to Magic.

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Outined the ballerinas
Outined the ballerinas

Each gingko leaf impression became the front of the ballerinas' tutu.

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