Dad and Ben
This wall tile was made for an exhibition about family and relationships. It is hand-built with red earthenware.
Mom and Bike
I know my mom hates that I used her picture but this is my absolute favorite tile in this series.
Sisters with detail photo
Wall pieces made with silkscreen slip transfers, photo decals and a little bit of fabric.
Details of "Sisters" showing silkscreened transfers of sweetcorn.
Shot Thru the Heart
I love this little guy. Silkscreen transfers of wallpaper pattern on his sides and photo decal with scratched details.
Slip cast with encaustic wax.
Taxes, 1936 (detail)
Little ceramic "pins" holding the clay tags.
Grandpa With Another Woman
Slip cast with laser decals, bicycle spokes.
Grandpa With Another Woman (detail)
Detail of bicycle spokes. With clay "wooden nickels".
Southern Hospitality is a Myth
Slip cast with bicycle spokes.
Southern Hospitality is a Myth (detail)
Detail of wallpaper texture.
Silkscreen, resist techniques, decals, glaze etc.
Chunk (surface detail)
Silkscreen, resist techniques, glaze, decals. Fired 6-7 times.
Chunk 2 (detail)
Silkscreen, borax wash, laser decal.
Chunk 3 (detail)
Silkscreen, borax wash, decals.
Cornfield Chunk with Floral Pins
Red earthenware with terra sig, laser decal and commercial decals.
Dairy Queen Heart with Paper Pom
Red earthenware with terra sig, laser decal, bicycle spoke and tissue paper.
Pinetree Chunk with Paper Pinwheel
Red earthenware with terra sig, laser decal, and paper.
Highway Chunk with Paper Pinwheels
Round Barn Chunk with red pins
Red earthenware with terra sig, laser decal.