K E R A M I K E R   K A R I N   M I C H E L S E N
Member of the International Academy of Ceramics

 

Wood-fired porcelain

 

Familietræf

Photo Stuart McIntyre

Family reunion

 

   




Wood firing at the International Ceramic
Research Center, Skælskør, Denmark.

 





I have always strived to throw with a light hand to bring out the beautiful transparency in the porcelain. Where formerly I decorated surfaces, these days I commit more work to the wood-fire processes as this has opened new potentials. By allowing the distortions I formerly would have 'corrected' when throwing, the profiles remain more dynamic. During the long firing, ash deposits are caught on the translucent surfaces adding drama and poetry or a palette of colors and textures

 

 

Vessels fired at my studio

 
Diam. 18cm and 35cm Diam. 6cm Diam. 30cm Omskolet Vilddyr ,
Re-conditioned elephant
Diam. 50cm

 


Mobil:    + 45 20 16 75 63
mail@karinmichelsen.dk

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