Jane Smith

The Art of Tea

By 17th September 2017 No Comments

Have been exploring the concept of showing the inside and the outside of the Chai cups, releasing my inner Picasso. Showing the repair with gold thread and expanding the bursting open of the little terracotta cups. I need to reveal the inner beauty, damage and imperfection is the life and soul of the work. Making these little some could say worthless throw away cups into to a work of something precious something of value.

Mixing terracotta and porcelain and bisque firing has worked, and a relieved to say that Spotty chai cup has survived, the effect is just what I was looking for……

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