Kippering the clay allows it to create its own patterns and textures.
The path of the flame in the Raku kiln paints the pot.
Close up of Raku fired surface, the colours of the mineral rich cliffs
Tea bowls, all incorporating clay and stone from the beach, sitting on a tray found there.
Lid, spout, handle and saucer have all been found on walks along the shoreline.
Glazed with Potash Feldspar. this piece sits amongst naturally occuring Feldspar.
Sand and crushed sandstone added to the clay make this cup feel at home on the beach.
Salt and iron oxide in the glaze and the kiln reflect the rocks along the shore.
A day at the seaside
The Lifeguard looks on, ready to rescue.