Claire Basler, artist, France. Barbotine on Earthenware. Barbotine is a derivative of the French for "ceramic slip." Barbotine can refer to both decorating techniques and to a specific type of pottery.
show us your influences – guest post by Avesha DeWolfe
#1&2 are Leigh Wen: The line & meditative qualities of her work are so inspiring to me. She can capture the sea in a squiggle better than any other artist out there! #3 is Simon Van der Ven: Just look at it! The delicacy, the patience, & the skill required to create this wor...
lotus pod vase
Wheel thrown and altered porcelain lotus pod vase. The outside of the vase is textured with lines and inside on the bottom I've added what I call a stem gripper to keep the stems of flowers from sliding around. 4" tall x 6 1/2" wide (top)