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Hand thrown ceramic dish with poinsettia design

Hand thrown ceramic dish with poinsettia design
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Description

I created this adorable little dish on the potters wheel in a white stoneware clay. This is a unique handmade ceramic dish with a poinsettia design is an ideal Christmas theme, the perfect gift for a flower lover.
After throwing on the potters wheel I signed the dish underneath 'by les' stamped into the clay. Next I painted an abstract pattern in coloured slips, inspired by drawings I made in my sketchbook. I used wax resist technique and scratching through the surface to make the pattern.
After the dish was dry I fired it in my kiln at 950 degrees centigrade. Next I dip glazed the pot in a green glaze and fired it again at 1240 degrees centigrade.
The glaze finish has an earthiness, rustic quality to it.

Dish size: Height 3.5 cms x 12.5 cms diameter

The dish will be carefully packed by me using recycled materials were possible and posted on receipt of payment

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Inspiration

Drawing from nature is my usual starting point, inspired by the sharp edges of the poinsettia leaves, the colour and texture which I tried to create in my painting which evolved into this semi abstract design. The dish is part of a series of ceramics I based on the poinsettia plant, all very unique in their own right.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by lesleyclaytonarts within 3 days of receiving payment.

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United Kingdom £3.70

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