Sunday, 8 August 2010

Embroidering on Porcelain

Porcelain tea light made by my Father. 
An experiment using a computer generated embroidery that I stitched onto a sheer net curtain. Dad pressed it into a soft porcelian slab and then rolled the slab around a tube before firing. The bright eye is where the stitching pierced the clay. I like this combination of modern and traditional techniques - the precise and the obviously hand-made.

2 comments:

  1. It looks wonderful!

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  2. Glad you like it, thanks for commenting!

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