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Vase, 2016

Posted on: May 6, 2016
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Cone 5/6 White Stoneware with Molochite Hand Carved




Lydia Loy-Santelli

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BFA Student

Major: Ceramics

Graduation Year: 2016


Artist Statement:

Tactile rhythmic patterning and texture, incised, rutted, eroded; glaze breaks over sharp edges and pools within pockets. The dimensional textures transform into a type of braille, allowing a sensual knowledge through surface and design to create an intimate interaction, allowing beauty to be seen through the sense of touch. An unconscious sense of pleasure within your daily routine.
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The uniqueness of my pottery comes from immense attention to detail and small surprises hidden within the form and surface. My carvings bring a sense of the organic natural world into clean and angular elements of design. The glaze allows for a rich, smooth texture for the clay body to shine through.

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