This classy little vase is has it all a smooth white stoneware vase, an elegant curved shape, with an abstract design based on the poinsettia flower, a flower given traditionally at Christmas, making it the perfect Christmas gift. The abstract pattern within the inner surface contrasts with a more minimal outer surface that is glazed with a textured green celadon glaze that is transparent, growing greener as is reaches the rim.
I threw this vase on the potters wheel, next I turned a neat foot ring on the base and signed the pot 'by les' stamped into the clay. For the pattern I used wax resist, stains and scratched through the coloured slips I painted, all adding interest to the matt surface.
After I fired the vase in my electric kiln at 950 degrees centigrade I dip glaze the pot and fired the vase a second time at a higher stoneware temperature 1240 degrees centigrade.
Vase size: Height 8 cms x 10 cms diameter
The glaze is lead free, dishwasher safe, although handwashing is always the best to prolong the glaze shine.
The vase will be packed very carefully, I will use recycled packaging where ever I am able to. I will post the pot as soon as payment is received.
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My love of nature always inspires my creative process. The poinsettia flower has beautiful shaped leaves with knife edge lines contrasting with dark greens and reds which I try to capture an essence in the design I create.
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