Banner: Porcelain Grace, Meryl Ruth, Fine Art

   HAND-BUILT BOWL WITH GOLD LEAF INTERIOR  


 

 

 

Terra cotta bowl with lace design in gold glaze and leaf.

  • Press mold of lace fabric to create texture on outer and inner surfaces.
  • Clay shaped in metal bowl before firing.
  • Edge cut to match fabric design.
  • Outer surface coated in terra sigillata ("sealed earth") glaze to give it a fine, smooth, lustrous appearance.
  • Construction sequence: Fired first to cone 06. Glazes applied. Refired to cone 04. Inner surface cold finished in gold leaf application.
  • Size: 7.5" x 4.5".
  • Date: 2003.
  • Exhibited at Porcelain Grace Studio.
  • Sold.