Crackle & Metal, Black Accents

Terra Sigillata Polished, Altered Form

Terra Sigillata Polished, Go With the Flow

Burnished Terra Sigillata,

Horsehair & Feather Design 

FORMS, FUNCTIONS (OR NOT)  

Details, contrast  & color   

play together.    Brushstrokes

and wax resist bring out

the vessels' attitude.

Burnished Terra Sigillata, Saggar Fired

Burnished Terra Sigillata, Saggar Fired

Porcelain, Gas, Cone 10

Copper & Bronze Mix with Crackle 

Round View

​Burnished Terra Sigillata, Horsehair Feather Design

Burnished Terra Sigillata, Saggar Fired

Wax Resist, Metallic & Crackle Glaze

Stoneware, Gas, Cone 10

Wax and Tape Resist, Incised

Porcelain, Gas, Cone 10

ALTERNATE

FIRING,

SO HANDS ON


Sizzle, burn. Delicate, powerful, painterly.

Careful surface preparation plus serendipity.

Stoneware, Gas, Cone 10

Terra Sigillata Polished,Wax Resist

Terra Sigillata Polished, Bold Crackle 

Forward to 2019.  Four decades since the beginning.  Work continues. Expands. Challenges.      

Raku Gallery


Playing with fire

to achieve

luminous blacks

and startling

crackle.  

Metals color & 

textures accent.

​Stoneware, Electric, Cone 6

Stoneware, Electric, Cone 6 

  Joan Libby Hawk,  Studio Potter  

Interpreting Clay, Color, Form

Terra Sigillata Polished, Wax Resist Design

Burnished Terra Sigillata, Saggar

Fired, Color by Oxide & Organics

Vessel of Many Colors

Porcelain, Gas, Cone 10

Deep Crackle, Mat and Shiny