Check our curated gift guides

Hedda. Matt black ceramic vase with bands of colour

Hedda. Matt  black ceramic vase with bands of colour
£28.00 1 Available
Love this

Description

Hedda has six bands of colour against a background of matt black stoneware clay and looks good with flowers, twigs or leaves, or as a stand-alone piece or with others from the Collection - as shown in one of the images. The bands vary in width and are in lemon yellow and grey, with simple motifs etched into the surface of some – a technique known as sgraffito. After I’ve finished decorating the piece, it is allowed to dry slowly before the first firing. Then after a day to cool, I glaze the inside and fire again over a 12-hour period to 1185 degrees Celsius to make the colours and glaze permanent. Making ceramics by hand is a slow process but hugely enjoyable to me. Hedda is 19 cms tall.

Inspiration

The Lucienne Collection is named after the textile designer Lucienne Day whose work in the 1950s influenced a wide area of design. Her textile ‘Calyx’ was created for the Festival of Britain in 1951 and is still much admired today. She explored many design sources, but my Lucienne Day favourites, such as Calyx, are from the natural world. My own designs feature a nod to cow parsley, marsh grass, vine tendrils and the contours of ploughed fields.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by Judy Adams Ceramics within 5 days of receiving payment.

Shipping destination Cost Additional items
United Kingdom £3.85 £1.50

Returns Policy

You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.

Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.

Read the Folksy Returns Policy.

Trans1px