In Tandem Gallery offers one of the best selections of ceramics,
jewelry and art from all over America and beyond.
Diana is both a traveler and a lover of home. She gleans inspiration from nature, the mundane and life’s stories. Her ceramic pieces are often narrative with marks of time, events and images seen and experienced and then drawn into the surface of her clay platters bowls and vases. By doing this she hopes to leave a permanent mark that expresses her vision of what she experiences in the world around her. …visit the show ➣
I find myself wondering what the stories are behind the beautifully made ceramic imagery of Jenny Mendes and Reiko Miyagi. There's a whimsical, delicate, even sweet, relatable quality to all their pieces; animals observing and acting as an audience while people play musical instruments or sit and daydream; vegetation curling and surrounding hopping rabbits and/or sitting foxes... How could any ceramic lover not just stare at these little 'Secret Garden-like' gems and wish they could jump into the scenes themselves? …visit the show ➣
These individualized shelves are perfect for highlighting a specific piece of art or a grouping. Extremely strong supporting strength with a countersink screw hole for easy mounting. Painted a satin black. White porcelain tile with a small art nouveau relief in the upper right-hand corner (tile is optional). Both stylish and professional looking.
All the display come in three sizes, with or without Porcelain Background tile.
Small Height: 6.25" - Deep: 4" - Width: 4”
Medium Height: 8" - Deep: 6" - Width: 6”
Large Height: 10" - Deep: 8" - Width: 8”
✔ Blog - "Soda firing"
Soda firing is a fairly recent way of changing work in the kiln via the atmosphere. It was developed in the 1970’s because it was thought to be a safer way of adding sodium to a kiln then the more historic method of throwing salt into it. For both soda ash (Na2CO3) AND salt (NaCl) the sodium molecule breaks away due to the heat in the kiln to coat everything – kiln shelves, ceramic work, bricks, et. - with a layer of soda glass. ... more >>