Tag Archives: papier mache

hands that do dishes

another papier mache vessel, 2011

a small object of survival..

upturned, after the storm…

washed up, weathered and worn…

art or craft, handled with care…

one lonely relic, rescued from the past…

view more papier mache wabi sabi bowls here..

i’m in this

it’s the reunion refresh… the 2011 gallery catalogue for the very lovely reunion gallery, who are celebrating their tenth year in the art business. i love the retro, mid-century modern typography on the catalogue’s cover, the vibrant, lipstick red contrasting with that classic, powdery sky blue. allow me to pore over them for a while, [...]

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this… it’s a very small papier mache bowl, the first one of a few that i have have been making. this paper bowl has a green-blue-grey stone-like patina with a tarnished gold interior…

this paper bowl has been inspired by my interest in primitive & prehistoric art, raku ceramics & the Japanese aesthetic of Wabi Sabi [...]