December 14, 2010

thrown & etched

I love Diana Fayt's take on scrimshaw, nautical scraffito designs rendered in clay.

I am especially taken with the piece that cracked during firing, which she fixed with a vein of gold, á la kintsugi. Brilliant & beauteous.

from here


  1. I agree! & the display really got me, too - so beautiful! Those gold & black sticks spelling out her name!


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