The process of working with clay is pretty seductive. The possibilities are endless, the glazes, clay bodies, the chance to really zone out and make stuff. It’s all pretty good.
But i can’t get over the idea that i am still suppose to be drawing. And if clay is different then printmaking drawing with glaze is WAY different then drawing with a pencil. So. I have been making beads and pendants to explore mark making and maybe come up with some cool pieces.
Here are a few examples exploring different drawing styles.