Wednesday, 18 November 2009

Inspiration from Michael Cardew

A few weeks ago I saw at close hand some Michael Cardew Pots
that were Black with simple white slip decoration.

The simplicity and beauty of the pots has been playing on my mind ever since.
This 12" dish has been painted all over with Black Slip
and I have just trailed a white slip on top.
I have tried to keep the design simple and flowing.

6 comments:

Diane@Peaceful Acres said...

I cannot wait to see this fired! I just used slip for the first time the other day....inspired by YOU! I'll let you know how it turns out.

Dirt-Kicker Pottery said...

That's a beautiful piece. I love the slip trailing.

Lori Buff said...

I think you achieved your goal, this is beautiful in it's simplicity. Please show us pictures once it's fired.

traceybroome@mindspring.com said...

Simple is good! I like simple. The plate should be lovely!!

doug Fitch said...

Very tasty Paul, like it

Anna said...

Really nice. Cant wait to see it fired.

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