Bogland 

Clay, gravel and organics are collected from a location. These are worked into stoneware clay. Pieces are subjected to several firings in an electric or wood fired kiln. These multiple firings push the materials to their limits, achieving wonderful organic effects echoing the textural surfaces of turf, moss, lichen and geological formations. My love of Seamus Heaney's poetry, the landscapes of both irish bog and coastlines inspire and inform.

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Woodfired jar
Woodfired jar

Wood fired jar, carved clay mixed with grasses from Strangford Lough Ht 36cm £490

Lichen and Peat Moon Jar
Lichen and Peat Moon Jar

Bog clay, local slip, ash glaze Ht 45cm £490 Selected for Thrown Contemporary Winter Show 2020

Bog Moon Jar
Bog Moon Jar

Bog clay, local slip, ash glaze Ht 45cm £490 SOLD

Turf Moon Jar
Turf Moon Jar

Bog clay, local slip, ash glaze Ht 45cm Sold

Bogland basin
Bogland basin

Dia 50cm Local clay and willow ash glaze. SOLD

Lichen moon jar
Lichen moon jar

Bog clay, local slip, ash glaze Ht 45cm £490 Selected for Royal Ulster Academy 2020 SOLD

Bog pot
Bog pot

Ploughed peat fields SOLD

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